Young Adult


Looking for the perfect gift for a book lover? Welcome to the gift guide. We've chosen the best-selling young adult books of 2013 and similar books that we think you'll enjoy! 



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Characteristics: futuristic Chicago with a completely different (dystopian) societal structure. One girl who doesn't quite fit in the society- and has to fight against it. A lot of action and adventure with a bit of a love story.

If your teenager loved Divergent, pick up The Moon Dwellers by David Estes as a gift. 

Characteristics: Emotional with believable and likable characters. Focuses on the themes of love, friendship, and loss. A story that will pull the heart strings of every reader, young or old. 

If your recipient loved The Fault in Our Stars, chances are they'll become engrossed in Eleanor & Park.


Characteristics: Dramatic dystopian story with murder, intrigue, and engaging characters. A coming of age novel that appeals to readers of all ages. 

If your recipient loved The Hunger Games, chances are they'll fly though The Annihilation of Foreverland by Tony Bertauski.



Characteristics: Literary, historical, coming of age. Seeped in historical detail, the novel manages to be both educational and relatable to modern readers. 

If your recipient loved The Book Thief, chances are they'll love reading The Aviary by Kathleen O'Dell.


Characteristics: Slice of life. Emotionally honest story about growing up and entering the wild and confusing world of high school. The realistic and relatable coming of age story.

If your recipient loved The Perks of Being a Wallflower, chances are they'll really enjoy Playing Nice by Rebekah Crane.


 Characteristics: A female teenage heroine with plenty of brains - but not necessarily social status.

If you recipient like Cinder by Marissa Meyer, they'll love Saving Mars by Cidney Swanson

 Characteristics: Young Adult with religious themes. Quite a bit of romance mixed with adventures through time.

If your recipient liked Waterfall by Lisa T. Bergren, they'll adore Time and Again by Deborah Heal. 

Characteristics: futuristic, dystopian novel set in the Western United States, full of dark secrets.

If your recipient can't get enough of Marie Lu's novel Legend, they'll love Autumn in the City of Angels by Kirby Howell

Characteristics: A young adult fantasy adventure with plenty of grit. Appeals to fans of Buffy.

If your recipient likes City of Bones, they'll love Hidden by Shalini Boland, a time-travel paranormal adventure starring two teenagers who live worlds apart.

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