Lists and Suggestions for Teens

List: Teen Summer Reads: They Survived an Adventure

Olson, Tod, author.

In 1953, as two men summit Mount Everest for the first time, Charlie Houston and a team of mountain... More

Patterson, James, 1947-

After the mutant Erasers abduct the youngest member of their group, the "bird kids," who ... More

Reid, Kim, 1965- author.

When Peter Smith's classmate snaps and posts a picture of him during a late night run at the t... More

Ortiz, Amparo, author.

"Lana Torres has always preferred dragons to people. In a few weeks, sixteen countries will co... More

Reintgen, Scott, author.

"Every year since the Ashlords were gifted phoenix horses by their gods, they've raced th... More

Bardugo, Leigh, author.

"Diana, Princess of the Amazons, journeys to the World of Man in this coming-of-age young adul... More

Paolini, Christopher.

In Alagaësia, a fifteen-year-old boy of unknown lineage called Eragon finds a mysterious stone tha... More

Riordan, Rick, author.

Magnus Chase, a homeless boy living in Boston, finds out he is the son of a Norse god. ... More

Adams, Douglas, 1952-2001.

Chronicles the off-beat and occasionally extraterrestrial journeys, notions, and acquaintances of ga... More

Kaufman, Amie, author.

Told in separate voices, eighteen-year-old Tyler Jones, top graduate of Aurora Academy, and a group... More

Lee, Mackenzi, author.

Henry "Monty" Montague was bred to be a gentleman. His passions for gambling halls, late ... More

Reynolds, Jason, author.

As a student at Brooklyn Visions Academy, Miles Morales knows he's lucky. Not all kids get thi... More

Yee, F. C., author.

Sixteen-year-old Genie's focus on getting into a top-tier college is destroyed when an enigmat... More

Griffin, Paul, 1966- author.

Matt and Mike are best friends, just two working-class guys trying to earn some money in Montauk fo... More

Parker, Natalie C., author.

Follows Caledonia Styx, captain of her own ship, the Mors Navis, and its all-female crew as they st... More

Condie, Allyson Braithwaite, author.

Seeking to avenge the murder of her true love while on a dredge ship searching for gold, fifteen-ye... More

Endō, Tatsuya, 1980- author.

Master spy Twilight is the best at what he does when it comes to going undercover on dangerous miss... More

Dietrich, Cale, author.

In a secret organization that cultivates teenage spies, the stakes are high for two agents, Caden a... More

Falksen, G. D. (Geoffrey D.), 1982-

Sixteen-year-old Kitty Granger has always known that others consider her peculiar. She hates noise ... More

Gratz, Alan, 1972- author.

It is 1943, and thirteen-year-old Michael O'Shaunessey, son of the Irish ambassador to Nazi Ge... More

Pollock, Tom (Tom H.), author.

Seventeen-year-old Peter Blankman is a math genius. He also suffers from devastating panic attacks.... More

Lee, NaRae.

Fourteen-year-old Maximum Ride knows what it's like to soar above the world. She and all the m... More

Evans, Richard Paul.

To everyone at Meridian High School, fourteen-year-old Michael Vey is nothing special, just the kid... More

Sanderson, Brandon, author.

At age eight, David watched as his father was killed by an Epic, a human with superhuman powers, an... More