Published November 1996
by Thomson Gale .
Written in English
|The Physical Object|
17 of the Best Books to Read as Children (and Adults) Lauren Gelman Updated: Jan. 13, Twilight and The Lorax aren't the only books meant for younger readers that adults Author: Lauren Gelman. The 37 best young adult books we ever read"The Glass Castle" by Jeannette Walls."When Will Jesus Bring the Pork Chops?""Ender's Game" by Orson Scott Card."Are You There God?"The Truth About Forever" by Sarah Dessen. (more items). I do not begrudge young adults themselves their renaissance of fiction. I want teenagers and ambitious pre-teens to have as many wonderful books to read as possible, including books about their. Since the end of the Harry Potter era, books aimed at teenagers have continued to rise in popularity. In fact, according to a study, more young adult books were purchased by adults than by teenagers, most of whom were shopping for their own reading – not for the teens in their life – and 28 percent of YA books were purchased by to year-olds.
Since , the Young Adults' Choices project has developed an annual list of new books that will encourage adolescents to read. The books are selected by the readers themselves, so they are bound to be popular with middle and secondary school students. The reading list is a trusted source of book recommendations, used by adolescents, their. From novels that explore racism in America, to modern meet-cutes, to life-or-death games, you literally won’t be able to stop reading these YA books. Lists about: What To Read After Harry Potter, If You Loved The Hunger Games, Downton Abbey-esque Books, If you like books by Janet Evanovich, you may al. And the books that young people read – and how difficult they are – can have a massive impact on their ability to understand exam questions, tell fake news apart from real news and get.
By some market estimates, nearly 70 percent of all YA titles are purchased by adults between the ages of 18 and Of course, some of those are parents, but, assuming that the majority of actual young adults, who are old enough to make their own book purchases, a lot of "non-young adults" are reading those teen books. Young Adult Books to Read in a Lifetime The Amazon editors got together and picked our very favorite young adult reads--you can see all (not in any particular order) here. You can also check out our young adult book club, where we'll have a monthly book pick and chance to . With their help, we’ve created two all-time lists of classics: Best Young-Adult Books and Best Children’s Books. Vote for your favorite in the poll below. Vote for your favorite in the. The typical number of titles read in the past year by younger Americans who read at least one book with 43% of millennials saying they read on a daily basis, compared to 40% of older adults.