The ABC of YA
Published on: 09 January 2015 Author: Nisha Alberti
Looking for a challenge? This is the ABC of YA - young adult books from A to Z to read your way through the alphabet!
The lists includes old favourites, future classics, love 'em or hate 'ems, heart-breaking stories and unmissable graphic novels.
Author: Sherman Alexie
In his first book for young adults, Sherman Alexie tells the story of budding artist Junior, a 14-year-old Native American
Author: Michael Grant
Fourteen year old Sam Templeton is having a completely normal day until his teacher disappearsin the middle of a class. But he soon discovers that it isn't only their teacher who is gone - everyone over the age of fifteen has inexplicably disappeared from the small town of Perdido Beach.
Author: Susin Nielsen
Nielsen tackles a hugely difficult subject with a deceptive lightness of touch. Henry’s life will never be the same, but day by day, he can begin to live again. A terrific, sad, beautiful and essential read.
Author: James Patterson
All over the world, brutal attacks are crippling entire cities. Jackson Oz, a young biologist, watches the escalating events with an increasing sense of dread. When he witnesses a coordinated lion ambush in Africa, the enormity of the impending violence becomes terrifyingly clear.
With the help of ecologist Chloe Tousignant, Oz races to warn world leaders be…