Young Adult

Yes, we are adults but YA authors are killin’ it lately and publishing some kickass books that can be loved by everyone, regardless of age. Read our reactions and reviews to young adult books by clicking the titles below or check out our Goodreads shelf for more recommendations.

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Ash Princess (Ash Princess # 1) – Laura Sebastian

B


The Bear and the Nightingale (Winternight Trilogy #1) – Katherine Arden

C


Caraval (Caraval # 1) – Stephanie Garber

Children of Blood and Bone (Legacy of Orisha # 1) – Tomi Adeyemi 

Cinder (Lunar Chronicles # 1) – Marissa Meyer

A Court of Frost and Starlight (A Court of Thorns and Roses #3.1) – Sarah J. Maas

A Court of Nightfall (The Nightfall Chronicles # 1) – Kaprov Kinrade

A Court of Thorns and Roses (Series Review) – Sarah J. Maas

Cress (The Lunar Chronicles #3) – Marissa Meyer

Crown of Midnight (Throne of Glass # 2) – Sarah J. Maas

A Cruel Prince (Folk of the Air # 1) – Holly Black

A Curse So Dark and Lonely (A Curse So Dark and Lonely #1) – Brigid Kemmerer

D


Dance of Thieves (Dance of Thieves # 1) – Mary E. Pearson

Daughter of the Pirate King (Daughter of the Pirate King # 1) – Tricia Levenseller

E


An Ember in the Ashes (An Ember in the Ashes #1) – Sabaa Tahir

Empire of Storms (Throne of Glass # 5) – Sarah J. Maas

An Enchantment of Ravens – Margaret Rogerson

Evenfall (Shadowfire #1) – Gaja J. Kos & Boris Kos

Everless (Everless # 1) – Sara Holland 

F


The Falconer (Faloncer # 1) – Elizabeth May 

Furyborn (Empirium #1) – Claire Legrand

G


Grim Lovelies (Grim Lovelies #1) – Megan Shepherd

H


Heartless – Marissa Meyer 

Heart of Betrayal (Remnant Chronicles # 2) – Mary E. Pearson

Heir of Fire (Throne of Glass # 3) – Sarah J. Maas

Heart of Iron (Heart of Iron #1) – Ashley Poston

Hunted – Meagan Spooner 

K


Illuminae (The Illuminae Files #1) – Jay Kristoff and Amie Kauffman

K


King’s Cage (Red Queen # 3) – Victoria Aveyard

Kingsbane (Empirium #2) – Claire Legrand

Kiss of Deception (Remnant Chronicles # 1) – Mary E. Pearson

L


Lady Midnight (The Dark Artifices #1) – Cassandra Clare

Legendary (Caraval #2) – Stephanie Garber

Looking for Alaska – John Greene

Lord of Shadows (The Dark Artifices #2) – Cassandra Clare

M


Mirage (Mirage # 1) – Somaiya Daud

Muse of Nightmares (Strange the Dreamer #2) – Laini Taylor

N


Nightchaser (Endeavor #1) – Amanda Bouchet

The Novice (Summoner Trilogy # 1) – Taran Matharu 

O


One of Us is Lying (One of Us is Lying #1) – Karen McManus

Onyx and Ivory (Rime # 1) – Mindee Arnett

Q


The Queen of Air and Darkness (The Dark Artifices #3) – Cassandra Clare

Queen of Shadows (Throne of Glass # 4) – Sarah J. Maas

R


Raven Boys (Raven Boys # 1) – Maggie Stiefvater 

Roar (Stormheart # 1) – Cora Carmack

Romanov – Nadine Brandes

Ruin & Rising (Shadow and Bone #3) – Leigh Bardugo

S


Sawkill Girls – Claire Legrand

Scarlet (Lunar Chronicles # 2) – Marissa Meyer

Scythe (Arc of a Scythe #1) – Neal Shusterman

Shadow and Bone (Grisha Trilogy # 1) – Leigh Bardugo

Siege & Storm (Grisha Trilogy # 2) – Leigh Bardugo

Six of Crows (Six of Crows Duology #1) – Leigh Bardugo

Sky in the Deep – Adrienne Young

Song Rising (Bone Season # 3) – Samantha Shannon

Spinning Silver – Naomi Novik

Strange the Dreamer (Strange the Dreamer # 1) – Laini Taylor

The Surface Breaks – Louise O’Neill

Sweet Black Waves (Sweet Black Waves # 1) – Kristina Perez

T


These Rebel Waves (Steam Raiders # 1) – Sara Raasch

Throne of Glass (Throne of Glass # 1) – Sarah J. Mass

To Kill a Kingdom – Alexandra Christo

A Torch Against the Night (An Ember in the Ashes #2) – Sabaa Tahir

Tower of Dawn (Throne of Glass # 6) – Sarah J. Maas

The Traitor’s Kiss (Traitor Trilogy # 1) – Erin Beatty

The Traitor’s Ruin (Traitor Trilogy #2) – Erin Beatty

Truly Devious – Maureen Johnson

U


Unearthly (Unearthly # 1) – Cynthia Hand


War Storm (Red Queen #4) – Victoria Aveyard

Waypoint (Waypoint #1) – Deborah Adams & Kimberley Perkins

The Wicked Deep – Shea Ernshaw 

The Wicked King (Folk of the Air #2) – Holly Black

The Winner’s Curse (Winner’s Trilogy #1) – Marie Rutkoski

Winter (The Lunar Chronicles #4) – Marissa Meyer