7 Adult Books That Teenagers Will Love

If you've exhausted the young adult section at your local library, try these crossover titles on for size.


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It’s no secret that Young Adult fiction is having a moment. More and more YA titles are crossing over into the mainstream—check out our YA Books that Adults will Love bookshelf for some prime examples—but what about the other way around? These seven titles are aimed at adult audiences but often prominently feature adolescent characters and tackle their unique struggles with seriousness and empathy. We know both teenagers and the young at heart will savor these seven reads. 

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About Emma Shafer

Emma Shafer

EMMA SHAFER is part of the Read It Forward editorial team. Her “currently reading” list is usually in the single digits and she’s a prime candidate for Hoarders: Book Lovers Edition.

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