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Favorite Coming of Age Novels.

Members: 47 participating members (show all)

All members' list: [1] 2Sort: Score | Title | Author | Date
1
63,652 members, 1,247 reviews
4.38 stars (4.38 stars)

Lists: electrice (1), ahef1963 (1), cpg (1), KimarieBee (1), kiwiflowa (1), DaynaRT (1), Jarandel (1), LSTEPH1967 (1), ncgraham (1), daisy_may (2), redsox0407 (2)12 more, mysterymax (2), eromsted (2), Dilara86 (2), lahochstetler (2), JGKC (2), lilithcat (2), hipdeep (3), CurrerBell (5), javagal (7), roby72 (16), thecoroner (30), cej1027

Score: 77.83

2
7,858 members, 265 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: sbrousz (1), souloftherose (1), Dilara86 (1), thorold (1), susiesharp (1), elkiedee (1), avatiakh (1), foggidawn (1), ahef1963 (2), kiwiflowa (2), Herenya (2)4 more, Soupdragon (3), ncgraham (4), javagal (6), daisy_may (7)

Score: 52.97

3
47,537 members, 771 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: CurrerBell (1), Herenya (1), ncgraham (2), ahef1963 (3), kiwiflowa (3), kageeh (3), Dilara86 (4), daisy_may (5), kara.shamy (6), roby72 (6), souloftherose (6)2 more, thecoroner (18), cej1027

Score: 38.63

4
30,644 members, 359 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: ro155 (1), roby72 (2), cpg (2), LSTEPH1967 (3), ncgraham (3), ahef1963 (4), thorold (5), thecoroner (6), kara.shamy (9), kiwiflowa (13), souloftherose (15)1 more, Dilara86 (16)

Score: 33.31

5
14,412 members, 223 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (1), aulsmith (1), LSTEPH1967 (4), souloftherose (5), kiwiflowa (5), daisy_may (6), ahef1963 (6), Dilara86 (6), javagal (9), CurrerBell (11), roby72 (25)1 more, thecoroner (27)

Thumbs down: DaynaRT

Score: 29.9

6
13,332 members, 374 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: dara85 (1), lahochstetler (1), javagal (1), elkiedee (2), ahef1963 (5), kiwiflowa (6), souloftherose (17), roby72 (23), thecoroner (28)

Thumbs down: kageeh

Score: 24.13

7
23,314 members, 354 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: codewell (1), electrice (2), redsox0407 (3), ncgraham (6), ahef1963 (25), thecoroner (31), roby72 (33), cej1027

Score: 21.15

8
12,450 members, 290 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: bestem (1), sbrousz (2), aulsmith (4), souloftherose (7), ahef1963 (8), kara.shamy (17), Dilara86 (17)

Score: 18.97

9
6,141 members, 206 reviews
3.85 stars (3.85 stars)

Lists: mitchellmom (1), bestem (4), LSTEPH1967 (5), kageeh (5), kiwiflowa (8), ahef1963 (9), souloftherose (14)

Score: 18.93

10
23,766 members, 550 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: susiesharp (2), LSTEPH1967 (2), lahochstetler (3), Jarandel (3), kiwiflowa (4), javagal (4), ahef1963 (7)

Thumbs down: Soupdragon

Score: 18.92

11
16,736 members, 216 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: cpg (3), souloftherose (4), ncgraham (5), kara.shamy (8), LSTEPH1967 (8), ahef1963 (15), thecoroner (21), roby72 (34)

Score: 18.86

12
38,966 members, 1,236 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: codewell (2), kiwiflowa (9), ahef1963 (13), Dilara86 (15), roby72 (31), thecoroner (36), cej1027

Score: 16.18

13
45,309 members, 1,180 reviews
4.2 stars (4.2 stars)

Lists: dara85 (5), javagal (5), LSTEPH1967 (6), ahef1963 (12), kiwiflowa (12), kara.shamy (18), roby72 (29)

Score: 15.87

14
34,570 members, 462 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (1), redsox0407 (4), LSTEPH1967 (9), ahef1963 (26), roby72 (39), cej1027

Score: 15.55

15
23,121 members, 579 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: jeffza (2), redsox0407 (5), ahef1963 (16), kara.shamy (27), thecoroner (33), roby72 (35)

Score: 13.11

16
4,165 members, 99 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: JGKC (1), KimarieBee (2), mysterymax (3), kiwiflowa (10)

Score: 12.65

17
5,397 members, 123 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: thorold (2), CurrerBell (4), LSTEPH1967 (7), Dilara86 (11), roby72 (26)

Score: 12.62

18
4,335 members, 86 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (2), kara.shamy (5), thorold (7), CurrerBell (10), thecoroner (23)

Score: 12.57

19
40,006 members, 625 reviews
3.72 stars (3.72 stars)

Lists: kageeh (4), kiwiflowa (7), CurrerBell (7), ahef1963 (10), kara.shamy (14), roby72 (27)

Thumbs down: ncgraham

Score: 11.82

20
2,733 members, 46 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: lilithcat (1), kageeh (2), aulsmith (3), thorold (4)

Thumbs down: LSTEPH1967

Score: 11.23

21
0 members, 0 reviews

Lists: pamelad (1), avatiakh (2), Dilara86 (3), Jarandel (4)

Thumbs down: thecoroner

Score: 11.23

22
7,101 members, 116 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: eromsted (3), roby72 (10), ahef1963 (19), thecoroner (22), kara.shamy (26)

Score: 10.82

23
24,397 members, 575 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: roby72 (1), kara.shamy (10), thecoroner (14), ahef1963 (17)

Score: 10.29

24
1,344 members, 64 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

Lists: javagal (3), dara85 (8), kiwiflowa (11), kara.shamy (32)

Score: 9.3

25
2,697 members, 56 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: suitable1 (1), aulsmith (5), hipdeep (6)

Score: 9.23

26
790 members, 18 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: CurrerBell (2), elkiedee (4), lahochstetler (4)

Score: 9.02

27
19,031 members, 887 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: mysterymax (6), ncgraham (7), souloftherose (16), ahef1963 (20)

Score: 8.91

28
24,926 members, 277 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (2), ahef1963 (14), roby72 (32), thecoroner (34)

Score: 8.77

29
6,724 members, 76 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (8), roby72 (8), kara.shamy (11), ahef1963 (34)

Score: 8.61

30
4,183 members, 52 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: eromsted (1), Dilara86 (7), kara.shamy (33)

Score: 8.13

31
9,255 members, 181 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: ncgraham (8), kara.shamy (12), ahef1963 (24), roby72 (38)

Score: 7.95

32
17,432 members, 368 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (3), redsox0407 (6), ncgraham (9)

Score: 7.91

33
17,911 members, 177 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (1), roby72 (9), kara.shamy (20), ahef1963 (35)

Thumbs down: ncgraham

Score: 7.85

34
8,160 members, 87 reviews
3.57 stars (3.57 stars)

Lists: LSTEPH1967 (11), roby72 (17), thecoroner (19), ahef1963 (36)

Score: 7.72

35
9,368 members, 738 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

Lists: sbrousz (3), mysterymax (4), ahef1963 (29)

Score: 7.59

36
34,511 members, 949 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: jeffza (1), bestem (2), ahef1963 (11)

Thumbs down: ncgraham

Score: 7.56

37
2,503 members, 45 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

Lists: sbrousz (4), dara85 (4), ahef1963 (30)

Score: 7.37

38
3,261 members, 60 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: eromsted (4), roby72 (11), thecoroner (17)

Score: 7

39
512 members, 17 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: mysterymax (1), sbrousz (5)

Score: 6.68

40
18,497 members, 830 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (8), LSTEPH1967 (10), ahef1963 (21)

Score: 6.5

41
15,032 members, 273 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: eromsted (5), kara.shamy (19), ahef1963 (31)

Score: 6.29

42
14,259 members, 675 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: dara85 (6), kara.shamy (15), ahef1963 (32)

Score: 6.27

43
2,022 members, 73 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

Lists: Huge_Horror_Fan (1), LSTEPH1967 (13)

Score: 6.11

44
3,614 members, 74 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: dara85 (2), sbrousz (6)

Score: 5.92

45
16,840 members, 266 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: roby72 (4), kara.shamy (31), thecoroner (32), ahef1963 (37)

Thumbs down: ncgraham

Score: 5.83

46
59,435 members, 948 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

Lists: electrice (3), roby72 (7), thecoroner (9), ahef1963 (18)

Thumbs down: hipdeep, LSTEPH1967

Score: 5.75

47
4,676 members, 53 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: parlerodermime (2), daisy_may (8)

Score: 5.74

48
558 members, 9 reviews
3.36 stars (3.36 stars)

Lists: Soupdragon (1), kara.shamy (28)

Score: 5.74

49
3,737 members, 41 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Lists: sbrousz (8), thecoroner (29), roby72 (36)

Score: 5.74

50
363 members, 5 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: elkiedee (3), Dilara86 (5)

Score: 5.71

51
4,336 members, 140 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (12), roby72 (18), ahef1963 (23), thecoroner (25)

Thumbs down: graydyke

Score: 5.71

52
302 members, 7 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: Soupdragon (4), elkiedee (5)

Score: 5.5

53
4,614 members, 135 reviews
4.03 stars (4.03 stars)

Lists: bestem (3), Dilara86 (8)

Score: 5.42

54
2,463 members, 219 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (3), aulsmith (9)

Score: 5.35

55
23,760 members, 326 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: roby72 (21), thecoroner (26), ahef1963 (38)

Score: 5.25

56
471 members, 4 reviews
3.49 stars (3.49 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (3), roby72 (12)

Score: 5.19

57
30,404 members, 416 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (4), ncgraham (10)

Score: 5.08

58
17,746 members, 1,142 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (5), aulsmith (7), ahef1963 (22)

Thumbs down: ncgraham

Score: 4.98

59
80 members, 3 reviews
4.23 stars (4.23 stars)

Lists: sbrousz (7), CurrerBell (8)

Score: 4.84

60
7,921 members, 101 reviews
3.54 stars (3.54 stars)

Lists: dara85 (3), ahef1963 (27)

Score: 4.79

61
6,516 members, 98 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: roby72 (3), ahef1963 (28)

Score: 4.78

62
366 members, 11 reviews
3.35 stars (3.35 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (11), roby72 (13)

Score: 4.3

63
2,866 members, 22 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (10), roby72 (15)

Score: 4.28

64
6,248 members, 163 reviews
4.05 stars (4.05 stars)

Lists: cthulhuslibrarian (1), souloftherose (10)

Thumbs down: aulsmith

Score: 4.25

Explanations:

aulsmith (0): Not a novel

65
15 members, 0 reviews

Lists: aulsmith (6), ahef1963 (33)

Score: 4.23

66
16,778 members, 328 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (9), kara.shamy (23)

Score: 4.14

67
23,062 members, 302 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: aulsmith (8), roby72 (37)

Score: 4

68
21,502 members, 460 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: daisy_may (1)

Score: 4

69
2,934 members, 36 reviews
4.02 stars (4.02 stars)

Lists: redsox0407 (1)

Score: 4

70
2,926 members, 31 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: parlerodermime (1)

Score: 4

71
1,772 members, 26 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

Lists: kageeh (1)

Score: 4

72
2,833 members, 62 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (13), roby72 (20)

Score: 4

73
6,915 members, 90 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Lists: LSTEPH1967 (12), kara.shamy (22)

Score: 4

74
16,232 members, 642 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: LSTEPH1967 (14), roby72 (19)

Score: 3.98

75
585 members, 16 reviews
3.8 stars (3.8 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (15), roby72 (24)

Score: 3.84

76
1,002 members, 16 reviews
3.52 stars (3.52 stars)

Lists: roby72 (14), thecoroner (35)

Score: 3.71

77
23,050 members, 412 reviews
3.97 stars (3.97 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (24), kara.shamy (29)

Score: 3.53

78
8,085 members, 136 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (2)

Score: 3.36

79
6,547 members, 99 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (2)

Score: 3.36

80
626 members, 16 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: javagal (2)

Score: 3.36

81
594 members, 15 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: souloftherose (2)

Score: 3.36

82
547 members, 10 reviews
3.43 stars (3.43 stars)

Lists: Jarandel (2)

Score: 3.36

83
40 members, 0 reviews
3.43 stars (3.43 stars)

Lists: Soupdragon (2)

Score: 3.36

84
2,513 members, 187 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: CurrerBell (3)

Score: 3.04

85
2,118 members, 58 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: parlerodermime (3)

Score: 3.04

86
447 members, 4 reviews
3.45 stars (3.45 stars)

Lists: thorold (3)

Score: 3.04

87
94 members, 4 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: daisy_may (3)

Score: 3.04

88
1,999 members, 50 reviews
4.32 stars (4.32 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (4)

Score: 2.83

89
1,725 members, 29 reviews
3.66 stars (3.66 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (4)

Score: 2.83

90
649 members, 11 reviews
3.46 stars (3.46 stars)

Lists: parlerodermime (4)

Score: 2.83

91
281 members, 11 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Lists: daisy_may (4)

Score: 2.83

92
8,534 members, 115 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (5)

Score: 2.68

93
159 members, 10 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: roby72 (5)

Score: 2.68

94
1 member, 1 review
4 stars (4 stars)

Lists: mysterymax (5)

Score: 2.68

95
1,772 members, 67 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: CurrerBell (6)

Score: 2.56

96
1,493 members, 19 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

Lists: thorold (6)

Score: 2.56

97
11,102 members, 430 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy (7)

Score: 2.46

98
8,902 members, 236 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: hipdeep (7)

Score: 2.46

99
943 members, 28 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: thecoroner (7)

Score: 2.46

100
878 members, 23 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: dara85 (7)

Score: 2.46

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