From inspiring debuts to new series from beloved authors, here are the 17 best Young Adult books released in so far. From her drawings peppered throughout to the fun way the book is structured (showing message boards and the like), you're going to love this one. For Fans of: Fangirl by. What it's about: Young Alanna wants to be a knight and live a life of daring adventure, and won't listen to anyone who tells her she can't. This first book in the series tells of her journey to the castle, disguised as a boy, where she will learn the skills necessary for knighthood. Top quotes: "Alan, you seem to.
Books shelved as young-adult: The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins, Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins, Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins, Divergent by Veronica. More than of you voted for your favorite young-adult fiction. Now, after all the nominating, sorting and counting, the final results are in. Here are the best teen novels, chosen by the NPR audience.