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#1 THE PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWER

Stephen Chbosky

What it’s like to grow up, from the perspective of a high school boy.

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#2 ONE DIRECTION: DARE TO DREAM

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Life as a boy band.

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#3 DIVERGENT

Veronica Roth

A girl must prove her mettle in a faction-ridden dystopia.

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#4 LOOKING FOR ALASKA

John Green

A boy falls for a bold girl.

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#5 MIDDLE SCHOOL, THE WORST YEARS OF MY LIFE

James Patterson and Chris Tebbetts

Rafe breaks every rule in the book.

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#6 THE BOOK THIEF

Markus Zusak

A girl saves books from Nazi burning.

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#7 THIRTEEN REASONS WHY

Jay Asher

Before she commits suicide, a girl sends recordings to 13 people.

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#8 THE ABSOLUTELY TRUE DIARY OF A PART-TIME INDIAN

Sherman Alexie and Ellen Forney

A boy leaves his reservation for an all-white school.

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#9 WILDWOOD

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A girl’s brother is kidnapped by crows.

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#10 OUT OF MY MIND

Sharon M Draper

A brilliant girl with cerebral palsy longs for a way to speak.

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