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Crossover "Teen" Fiction

Engaging teen titles for readers of all ages!

Anderson, Laurie Halse
Wintergirls
As she struggles with anorexia, 18-year-old Lia comes to terms with her best friend's death from the same disorder.
 
Asher, Jay
Thirteen Reasons Why
A high school student receives a box in the mail containing thirteen cassette tapes recorded by his classmate who committed suicide. He spends a long evening listening to Hannah's voice, recounting events leading up to her death.
 
Blundell, Judy
What I Saw and How I Lied
In 1947, teenager Evie discovers a secret about her father that may change her life and that of her family, forever.
 
Chbosky, Stephen
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
A shy, young teenager chronicles his growth from introspective wallflower to active participant of his own destiny over the course of a life-altering year as a high school freshman.
 
Condie, Ally
Matched
Cassia lives in the future, where everything is dictated by The Society: where to work, where to live, what to eat and wear, when to die, and most importantly to Cassia as she turns 17, who to marry. But can a bureaucracy really determine who you fall in love with?
 
Lockhart, E.
The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks
Sophomore Frankie starts dating popular senior Matthew Livingston, but friction starts when Matthew refuses to talk about the all-male secret society that he and his friends belong to. Frustrated, Frankie decides to infiltrate the society in order to liven-up their clearly mediocre pranks.
 
Myers, Walter Dean
The Mouse Rap
Teenagers in Harlem hear that there may be a hidden treasure somewhere in their neighborhood buried by gangsters and worth big bucks.
 
Ness, Patrick
The Knife of Never Letting Go
Pursued by a mad minister, young Todd and Viola set out across New World searching for answers about the colony's past and seeking a way to warn the ship bringing hopeful settlers from Old World.
 
Pfeffer, Susan Beth
Life As We Knew It
Through journal entries sixteen-year-old Miranda describes her family's struggle to survive after a meteor hits the moon, causing worldwide tsunamis, earthquakes, and volcanic eruptions.
 
Portman, Frank
King Dork
High school loser Tom Henderson discovers that his late father’s copy of The Catcher in the Rye may hold clues to many mysteries in his life.
 

Updated:9/05/2011