Ultimate Teen Reads

The most popular YA books at APL.
Thirteen Reasons Why
The Selection
City of Bones
Hunger Games
Thirteen Reasons Why
By: Jay Asher
F ASHER
Clay Jensen receives a box of of tapes from his friend Hannah.  But Hannah has just killed herself... will the tapes explain why?
The Selection
By: Kiera Cass
F CASS
35 girls have the chance to marry a prince.  Who will win?
First in The Selection series
City of Bones
By: Cassandra Clare
F CLARE
A dark fantasy and murder mystery set in a New York City inhabited by evil spirits, angels, warlock, and fairies.
First in The Mortal Instruments series
The Hunger Games
By: Suzanne Collins
F COLLINS
Katniss volunteers as tribute to save her sister from certain death in the annual, state-sponsored Hunger Games.  Will Katniss be able to survive herself?
First in the Hunger Games trilogy
If I Stay
Fault In Our Stars
Crank
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
If I Stay
By: Gayle Forman
F FORMAN
As Mia watches herself from outside her body after a horrific car accident, she faces the ultimate decision: To live or die?
Sequel is Where She Went
The Fault In Our Stars
By: John Green
F GREEN
Hazel Grace and Augustus are two regular teens who happen to have cancer, and try to survive falling in love.
Crank
By: Ellen Hopkins
F HOPKINS
Kristina is a normal, happy girl... until crystal meth takes control of her life.
First in the Crank trilogy

Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children
By: Ransom Riggs
F RIGGS
An abandoned orphanage mysteriously inhabited by a cast of extraordinary children.
First in the Miss Peregrine trilogy
Divergent
The Rose That Grew from the Concrete
Pretty Little Liars
Divergent
By: Veronica Roth
F ROTH
Tris discovers she doesn't fit neatly into any of society's categories - she's divergent.  Can she survive in a world threatened by her existence?
First in the Divergent trilogy
The Rose That Grew From the Concrete
By: Tupac Shakur
811.54 SHAK
Original poetry from one of the most influential rappers of all time.

Pretty Little Liars
By: Sara Shepard
F SHEPARD
The girls in this exclusive clique are hiding secrets.  Will they be revealed?
First in the Pretty Little Liars series