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YA Books Adults Will Enjoy

Looking for some new fiction? Here's a list of YA books made into films that adults can enjoy as well.

Forge by Laurie Hales Anderson

A novel about the harsh reality of wartime and slavery.

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Every Day by David Leviathan

Every day a different body. Every day a different life. Every day in love with the same girl.

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On the Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta

Set in Sydney about the class between the Townies and the Cadets from the local private school.

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Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein

Set in the darkest days of World War II.

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Divergent by Virginia Roth

Exciting, violent dystopian thriller.

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The Giver by Lois Lowry

A riveting novel set in a seemingly utopian world.

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We Were Liars by E. Lockhart

A mystery involving a privileged family.

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The Diviners by Libba Bray

A fabulous but spooky novel set in Prohibition-era New York.

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The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness

Exciting but violent dystopian novel. Not for the faint-hearted.

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This Is Not a Test by Courtney Summers

An unconventional zombie novel.

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Looking for Alaska by John Green

A novel of life and death.

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Sabriel by Garth Nix

A dark grim fantasy.

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The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater

Centres on a fascinating legend focussing on magic, friendship and money.

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Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi

Set in a dark futuristic world.

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Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

Provocative and exciting story set in a lethal reality show with teens as contestants.

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The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

Portrayal of life under the Nazis through the eyes of a young girl.

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