Lists and Suggestions for Teens

List: Teen Summer Reads: They Survived an Apocalypse

Yancey, Richard.

Cassie Sullivan, the survivor of an alien invasion, must rescue her young brother from the enemy wi... More

Dashner, James, 1972-

Sixteen-year-old Thomas wakes up with no memory in the middle of a maze and realizes he must work w... More

Roth, Veronica.

In a future Chicago, sixteen-year-old Beatrice Prior must choose among five predetermined factions ... More

Aguirre, Ann.

In a post-apocalyptic future, fifteen-year-old Deuce, a loyal Huntress, brings back meat while avoi... More

Mullin, Mike.

After the eruption of the Yellowstone supervolcano destroys his city and its surroundings, fifteen-... More

Westerfeld, Scott.

Just before their sixteenth birthdays, when they will will be transformed into beauties whose only ... More

Condie, Allyson Braithwaite.

All her life, Cassia has never had a choice. The Society dictates everything: when and how to play,... More

Bracken, Alexandra.

Sixteen-year-old Ruby breaks out of a government-run 'rehabilitation camp' for teens who ... More

Rivera, Lilliam, author.

Sixteen year old Nalah leads the fiercest all-girl crew in Mega City, but when she sets her sights ... More

Onyebuchi, Tochi, author.

In 2172, when much of the world is unlivable, sisters Onyii and Ify dream of escaping war-torn Nige... More

Lee, Victoria (Author of young adult fantasy), author.

In the former United States, sixteen-year-old Noam Álvaro wakes up in a hospital bed, the sole sur... More

Pohl, Laura, author.

After an alien attack devastates the Earth, pilot and future astronaut Clover Martinez bands with s... More

Ahmed, Samira (Fiction writer), author.

A terrifying, futuristic United States where Muslim-Americans are forced into internment camps, and... More

Mikuta, Zoe Hana, 2000- author.

War and oppression are everyday constants for the people of the Badlands, who live under the thumb ... More

McWilliams, Kelly, author.

Agnes loves her home of Red Creek, its dusty roads, and its God. She cares for her younger siblings... More

Lyga, Barry, author.

It's the near future -- the day after tomorrow -- and the government has shut down online bull... More

Weitz, Chris, 1969-

Jefferson, with his childhood friend Donna, leads a tribe of teenagers in New York City on a danger... More

Lu, Marie, 1984-

In a dark future, when North America has split into two warring nations, fifteen-year-old Day, a fa... More

Meyer, Marissa, author.

When rogue packs of wolf-hybrid soldiers threaten the tenuous peace alliance between Earth and Luna... More

Ahern, Cecelia, 1981- author.

If you break the rules, you will be punished. Celestine North lives a perfect life. She's a mo... More

Russell, P. Craig, adapter, illustrator.

Jonas' life assignment is as the Receiver of Memory, where he will apprentice the Giver and be... More

Hill, Jonathan (Comic book artist), author, illustrator.

Eight years ago an earthquake--the Big One--hit along the Cascadia fault line, toppling cities and ... More

Smith, Greg (Gregory K.), author.

The Junior Braves of Tribe 65 return from a camping trip to find swarms of bloodthirsty mutants hav... More

Walz, Jason, author, artist.

In a world where aliens have taken over Earth, abducted every human they deemed useful, and abandon... More