About the Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults
To encourage young adults to read for pleasure by presenting to them lists of popular or topical titles which are widely available in paperback and which represent a broad variety of accessible themes and genres.
More Books that Won't Make You Blush
The Bone Magician
Higgins, F.E. Square Fish. 2008. $7.99.
No one is surprised when the dead start talking.
Hale, Shannon. Illus. Nathan Hale. Bloomsbury. 2010. $15.99.
Hoffman, Alice. Scholastic. 2012. $9.99.
Life after a terrible tragedy.
Carter, Ally. Hyperion Books CH. 2011. $8.99.
Heisting priceless art and cute boys' hearts.
Harrison, Lisi. Poppy. 2011. $8.99.
Picture the Dead
Griffin, Adele. Illus. Lisa Brown. Sourcebooks (Fire). 2012. $8.99.
Eternal love from the grave.
Gier, Kirsten. Square Fish. 2012. $9.99.
A skipped gene leads to time travel trouble.
Sean Griswold's Head
Leavitt, Lindsey. Bloomsbury. 2012. $9.99.
Payton can't wait to get inside Sean's head.
Search for Safety (Bluford High)
Langan, John. Scholastic. 2012. $5.99.
Where do you go when home is no longer safe?
Farraiolo, Jack. Harry N. Abrams. 2012. $6.95.
Bright Boy isn't so boyish anymore.