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Nov 03

Spotlight on Our Favorite YA Authors

Posted on November 3, 2017 at 12:00 AM by Elizabeth Land

York County Library system has a fantastic, continuously-growing YA collection that is sure to interest teens and adults alike. It can get a bit overwhelming when looking for a new author to try; let us help! From contemporary to historic fiction, our collection is here for you to explore and enjoy.
Here are some YA authors that are worth checking out:

Contemporary Fiction
  1. Ann Brashares—The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants series
    • The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants
    • The Second Summer of the Sisterhood
    • Girls in Pants: The Third Summer of the Sisterhood
    • Forever in Blue: The Fourth Summer of the Sisterhood
  2. Stephen Chbosky—The Perks of Being a Wallflower
  3. The Fault in Our Stars by John GreenJohn Green—Paper Towns
    • The Fault in Our Stars
  4. Jenny Han—To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before trilogy
    • To All the Boys I've Loved Before
    • P.S. I Still Love You
    • Always and Forever, Lara Jean
  5. Stephanie Perkins—Anna and the French Kiss series
    • Anna and the French Kiss
    • Lola and the Boy Next Door
    • Isla and the Happily Ever After
  6. Rainbow Rowell—Fangirl; Eleanor & Park
  7. Nicola Yoon—The Sun is Also a Star; Everything, Everything
  8. Ibi Zoboi—American Street
Historical Fiction
  1. Book cover for Chains by Laurie Halse AndersonLaurie Halse Anderson—Seeds of America series
    • Chains
    • Forge
    • Ashes
  2. Julie Berry—The Passion of Dolssa
  3. Jennifer Donnelly—Revolution
  4. Ruta Sepetys—Out of the Easy; Salt to the Sea, Between Shades of Gray
For more young adult books, visit our online catalog. To get a customized list of book recommendations straight from our librarians, fill out our online Looking for a Great Read? survey.

Tag(s): Fiction, Book Lists