Best Books for Young Adults-2010


All titles are found in YA Fiction under the author's last name.




The Unnameables
by Ellen Booraem

by Kristin Cashore

The Graveyard Book
by Neil Gaiman

Princess of the Midnight Ball
by Jessica Day George

Eon: Dragoneye Reborn
by Alison Goodman

The Lost Conspiracy
by Frances hardinge

Fire: Tales of Elemental Spirits
by Robin McKinley and Peter Dickinson

Heroes of the Valley
by Jonathan Stroud

Tales from Outer Suburbia
by Shaun Tan
(Graphic Novel)

The Eternal Smile
by Gene Luen Yang
(Graphic Novel)






Demon's Lexicon
by Sarah Rees Brennan
Highway to Hell
Rosemary Clement- Moore
Soul Enchilada
David Macinnis Gill
The Reformed Support Group
by Catherine Jinks
The Forest of Hands and Teeth
by Carrie Ryan
Lament: The Faerie
Queen's Deception

by Maggie Stiefvater
The Sweetness at the Bottom of the Pie by Alan Bradley ( Mystery)
by Justine Larbelstier
by Michael Northrop
Creature of the Night
by Kate Thompson
The Uninvited
by Tim Wynne-Jones
The Monstrumologist
by Rick Yancey
A Brief History of Montmaray
by Michelle Cooper
The Stolen One
by Suzanne Carlisle Crowley
by Jacqueline Davies
Crossing Stones
by Helen Frost
The Best Bad Luck I Ever Had
by Kristine Levine
The Rock and the River
by Kekla Magoon
The Devil's Paintbox
by Victoria McKernan
Alligator Bayou
by Donna Jo Napoli
by Sherri L. Smith
Going Bovine
by Libba Bray
All the Broken Pieces
by Anne E. Burg
Mare's War
by Tanita Davis
Along for the Ride
by Sarah Dessen
Solace of the Road
by Siobahn Dowd
Into the Wild Nerd Yonder
by Julie Halpern
The Summer I Turned Pretty
by Jenny Han
The Great Wide Sea
by M. H. Herlong
by Louanne Johnson
The Evolution of Calpurnia Tate
by Jacqueline Kelly
The Treasure Map of Boys
by E. Lockhart
Why I Fight
by J. Adams Oaks

The Miles Between
by Mary E. Pearson

by Adam Rapp

How to Say Goodbye in Robot
by Natalie Standiford

When You Reach Me
by Rebecca Stead

Marcelo in the Real World
by Francisco X. Stork
Same Difference
by Siobahn Vivian
by Rita williams- Garcia
Funny How Things Change
by Melissa Wyatt
Tales of the Madmen Underground
by John Barnes
An Off Year
by Claire Zulkey
The Dust of 100 Dogs
by A. S. King
by Scott Westerfeld
Lips Touch Three Times
by Laini Taylor
by Laurie Halse Anderson

Hate List
by Jennifer Brown

Because I Am Furniture
by Talia Chaltas
by Amy Efaw
If I Stay
by Gayle Forman
Say the Word
by Jeannine Garsee
The Orange Houses
by Paul Griffin
No More Us for You
by David Henandez
Almost Perfect
by Brian Katcher
Jumping Off Swings
by Jo Knowles
Hold Still
by Nina LaCour
Flash Burnout
by L. K . Madigan
Purple Heart
by Patricia McCormick
Lyn Miller-Lachmann

We Were Here
by Matt De La Pena

Surface Tension
by Brent Runyon

Love You, Hate You, Miss You
by Elizabeth Scott

In the Path of Falling Objects
by Andrew Smith

Broken Soup
by Jenny Valentine
by Jessica Warman
The Chosen One
by Carol Lynch Willams
Once Was Lost
by Sara Zarr



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