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Great Realistic Fiction for Grades 8-12

Great Realistic Fiction for Grades 8-12

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The Poet X (novel in verse) by Elizabeth Acevedo

With The Fire On High by Elizabeth Acevedo

Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson

13 Reasons Why by Jay Asher

Far From The Tree by Robin Benway

A Heart In A Body In The World by Deb Caletti

The Perks Of Being A Wallflower by Stephen Chobosky

Dear Evan Hansen: The Novel by Val Emmich

If I Stay by Gayle Forman

Picture Us In The Light by Kelly Loy Gilbert

The Fault In Our Stars by John Green

Turtles All The Way Down by John Green

The Curious Incident Of The Dog In The Nighttime by Mark Haddon

The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton

Allegedly by Tiffany D. Jackson

Darius The Great Is Not Okay by Adib Khorram

To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee

A Very Large Expanse Of Sea by Tahereh Mafi

Neanderthal Opens The Door To The Universe by Preston Norton

You Bring The Distant Near by Mitali Perkins

Long Way Down (novel in verse) by Jason Reynolds

A List Of Cages by Robin Roe

Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

Catcher In The Rye by J. D. Salinger

Orbiting Jupiter by Gary D. Schmidt

Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli

Calling My Name by Liara Tamani

The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas

Words On Bathroom Walls by Julia Walton

Piecing Me Together by Renée Watson

The Beauty That Remains by Ashley Woodfolk

The Sun Is Also A Star by Nicole Yoon

Rayne And Delilah’s Midnite Matinee by Jeff Zenter