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Modern Books for Young Adults

Description: If you were going to recommend modern books that all teens should read, what would they be? We're not talking the classics here, or books that everyone has to read in high school. These should be interesting, engaging books that teens (and adults too) will actually enjoy reading.

Members: 9 participating members (show all)

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34,384 members, 1,491 reviews
4.17 stars (4.17 stars)

Lists: dara85, generalkala, ahef1963

Score: 3

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38,987 members, 2,029 reviews
4.36 stars (4.36 stars)

Lists: dara85, ahef1963

Score: 2

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22,279 members, 499 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

Lists: generalkala, inge87

Score: 2

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20,356 members, 916 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: ahef1963, Katy11

Score: 2

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15,425 members, 1,075 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy, ahef1963

Score: 2

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4,785 members, 424 reviews
3.78 stars (3.78 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy, Katy11

Score: 2

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4,200 members, 355 reviews
4.3 stars (4.3 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy, inge87

Score: 2

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4,126 members, 332 reviews
4.26 stars (4.26 stars)

Lists: dara85, inge87

Score: 2

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3,285 members, 242 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy, inge87

Score: 2

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555 members, 42 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy, inge87

Score: 2

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392 members, 23 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy, inge87

Score: 2

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41,165 members, 1,278 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: winsky1989, ahef1963

Thumbs down: generalkala

Score: 1

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21,711 members, 1,480 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy

Score: 1

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12,701 members, 624 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Score: 1

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12,552 members, 530 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Score: 1

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10,355 members, 765 reviews
4.28 stars (4.28 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Score: 1

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10,346 members, 315 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Score: 1

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10,164 members, 397 reviews
4.29 stars (4.29 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Score: 1

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9,134 members, 359 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Score: 1

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8,904 members, 757 reviews
4.08 stars (4.08 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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7,809 members, 524 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: dara85

Score: 1

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7,061 members, 346 reviews
4.06 stars (4.06 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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6,150 members, 354 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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6,018 members, 442 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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4,905 members, 64 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Score: 1

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4,590 members, 190 reviews
3.54 stars (3.54 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Score: 1

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3,581 members, 134 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Lists: generalkala

Score: 1

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2,358 members, 135 reviews
3.91 stars (3.91 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy

Score: 1

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2,189 members, 155 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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2,015 members, 215 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: kara.shamy

Score: 1

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1,980 members, 196 reviews
3.98 stars (3.98 stars)

Lists: dara85

Score: 1

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1,977 members, 56 reviews
4.09 stars (4.09 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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1,874 members, 179 reviews
4.07 stars (4.07 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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1,862 members, 71 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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1,456 members, 41 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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1,422 members, 28 reviews
3.77 stars (3.77 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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1,228 members, 14 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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1,050 members, 23 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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930 members, 35 reviews
4.22 stars (4.22 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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825 members, 21 reviews
3.63 stars (3.63 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Score: 1

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820 members, 80 reviews
4.12 stars (4.12 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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810 members, 72 reviews
3.71 stars (3.71 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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795 members, 22 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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556 members, 22 reviews
4.24 stars (4.24 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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493 members, 11 reviews
3.99 stars (3.99 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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480 members, 31 reviews
3.92 stars (3.92 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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457 members, 69 reviews
3.7 stars (3.7 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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412 members, 13 reviews
4.04 stars (4.04 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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283 members, 19 reviews
3.84 stars (3.84 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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219 members, 12 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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156 members, 10 reviews
3.93 stars (3.93 stars)

Lists: inge87

Score: 1

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19,537 members, 1,198 reviews
4.18 stars (4.18 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Thumbs down: generalkala

Score: 0

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17,903 members, 689 reviews
4.01 stars (4.01 stars)

Score: 0

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13,295 members, 695 reviews
4.11 stars (4.11 stars)

Score: 0

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10,899 members, 728 reviews
3.88 stars (3.88 stars)

Score: 0

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9,037 members, 205 reviews
3.64 stars (3.64 stars)

Score: 0

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8,436 members, 284 reviews
4.1 stars (4.1 stars)

Lists: ahef1963

Thumbs down: generalkala

Score: 0

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7,555 members, 587 reviews
4.13 stars (4.13 stars)

Score: 0

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6,579 members, 168 reviews
4.21 stars (4.21 stars)

Score: 0

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5,330 members, 491 reviews
3.9 stars (3.9 stars)

Lists: inge87

Thumbs down: generalkala

Score: 0

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4,732 members, 77 reviews
3.87 stars (3.87 stars)

Score: 0

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4,452 members, 323 reviews
3.96 stars (3.96 stars)

Score: 0

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3,755 members, 241 reviews
3.76 stars (3.76 stars)

Score: 0

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3,532 members, 217 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Score: 0

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2,203 members, 182 reviews
3.73 stars (3.73 stars)

Score: 0

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1,407 members, 27 reviews
3.52 stars (3.52 stars)

Score: 0

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1,322 members, 143 reviews
3.86 stars (3.86 stars)

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1,244 members, 76 reviews
3.79 stars (3.79 stars)

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1,107 members, 44 reviews
3.59 stars (3.59 stars)

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973 members, 36 reviews
3.89 stars (3.89 stars)

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882 members, 52 reviews
4.27 stars (4.27 stars)

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811 members, 86 reviews
3.82 stars (3.82 stars)

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752 members, 22 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

Score: 0

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546 members, 87 reviews
3.61 stars (3.61 stars)

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471 members, 37 reviews
3.75 stars (3.75 stars)

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413 members, 30 reviews
3.67 stars (3.67 stars)

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221 members, 11 reviews
3.45 stars (3.45 stars)

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179 members, 6 reviews
3.81 stars (3.81 stars)

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158 members, 12 reviews
3.49 stars (3.49 stars)

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134 members, 4 reviews
3.3 stars (3.3 stars)

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126 members, 6 reviews
3.94 stars (3.94 stars)

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7 members, 1 review
5 stars (5 stars)

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About this list

Started by: sturlington (July 2014)

Type: Unnumbered

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