Young Adult

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#1 THE FAULT IN OUR STARS

John Green

A 16-year-old heroine faces the medical realities of cancer.

On the bestsellers list for 112 weeks


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#2 IF I STAY

Gayle Forman

A young cellist falls into a coma after she suffers an accident.

On the bestsellers list for 42 weeks


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#3 LOOKING FOR ALASKA

John Green

A boy finds excitement when he meets a girl named Alaska.

On the bestsellers list for 112 weeks


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#4 PAPER TOWNS

John Green

After a night of mischief, the girl Quentin loves disappears.

On the bestsellers list for 98 weeks


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#5 WHERE SHE WENT

Gayle Forman

A rock star and a cellist reunite for an evening in New York City.

On the bestsellers list for 32 weeks


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#6 FIREFIGHT

Brandon Sanderson

A Reckoner enters the dangerous city of Babylon Restored; the sequel to "Steelheart."

On the bestsellers list for 2 weeks


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#7 THE ABSOLUTELY TRUE DIARY OF A PART-TIME INDIAN

Sherman Alexie and Ellen Forney

A boy leaves his reservation to attend an all-white school.

On the bestsellers list for 12 weeks


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#8 ELEANOR AND PARK

Rainbow Rowell

The world opposes the love of two outcast teenagers.

On the bestsellers list for 50 weeks


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#9 UNBROKEN

Laura Hillenbrand

An Olympic runner’s story of survival in World War II.

On the bestsellers list for 10 weeks


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#10 WE WERE LIARS

E Lockhart

Four friends decamp to a private island off Martha's Vineyard.

On the bestsellers list for 22 weeks


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#11 THE BOOK THIEF

Markus Zusak

A girl copes with life under the Nazis in part by stealing books; now a movie.

On the bestsellers list for 0 weeks


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#12 THIRTEEN REASONS WHY

Jay Asher

Before she commits suicide, a girl sends recordings to 13 people.

On the bestsellers list for 0 weeks


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#13 MISS PEREGRINE'S HOME FOR PECULIAR CHILDREN

Ransom Riggs

An island, an abandoned orphanage and a collection of curious photographs.

On the bestsellers list for 0 weeks


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#14 THE DARKEST PART OF THE FOREST

Holly Black

On the bestsellers list for 0 weeks


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#15 STEELHEART

Brandon Sanderson

A group of humans takes on superpowered villains.

On the bestsellers list for 0 weeks


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