These immersive fantasy books will whisk teen readers to wondrous new worlds, introduce them to curious characters and perilous beasts, and take them on utterly riveting adventures. Featuring dark and dangerous quests, magic and mystery, feisty protagonists and otherworldly creatures, browse below for the very best fantasy books for teens. Frances Hardinge. This dark and powerful novel stars Faith, whose curiosity is piqued when she stumbles across her disgraced father's journals. Amongst the hotchpotch of scribbles and notes within, she finds tales of a strange tree which can uncover a truth if it is told a lie. On Faith's quest to locate the tree, she finds herself in real peril, and quickly realises these lies could shatter the truths her world has been built around
I recently picked up a book from the library for my daughter via a recommendation and she returned it to me unfinished because there were situations and language inside that made her feel uncomfortable. These books are not filled with swear words or sexual situations. We will do our best to update this post on a monthly basis. Please leave suggestions on this post of books that you think are worthy to be added to this list and we will check them out. An author that many of you recommended was Melanie Dickerson, I am thinking if you choose any of her books they should be good.
There is a particular conversation that keeps cropping up between Stacy and I the editors of this website…who both happen to be moms of young teens and many of our readers: the face of YA is changing. There is no doubt about it. Young Adult books are becoming more and more mature , and the trend will probably continue in that direction as more adults are reading them.
Speculative fiction has exploded in the young adult category, and the past decade alone has seen some really incredible works. Here are 25 of the best fantasy books for teens or readers of all ages to check out — everything from princesses to dragons to heists and street gangs. But a job gone wrong gets Ada imprisoned, and soon the girls are on the run from the law. Blending a rich historical setting with a touch of romance and a permeating magic, Iron Cast is a fresh fantasy to explore.