Looking for Alaska, by John Green. Alaska Young. Gorgeous, clever, funny, sexy, scrwed up and utterly fascinating. Miles Halter could not be more in love with her. But when tragedy strikes, Miles discovers the value and the pain of living and loving unconditionally.
The Fault in our Stars, by John Green Despite the tumour-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel's story is about to be completely rewritten.
90 Packets of Instant Noodles, Deb Fitzpatrick. Joel and Craggs have been mates forever. They drink together, steal together and when Craggs turns violent, they face the music together.But Joels' dad makes a deal with the cops - 90 days stuck in a remote bush shack: no music, no mates just 90 days of noodles. Joel starts to like his own company and to work out who he really is. But Craggs tracks him down and HE hasn't changed one bit. Will Joel be drawn into Craggs ever violent ways?
Malcolm and Juliet, by Bernard Beckett. “’Sex was a latecomer to the party of Malcolm’s life, and when it did arrive, it didn’t come dressed in any of the usual guises…’ Malcolm is sixteen. With the mind of a scientist, the body of a teenager, and an ambition to reconcile the two, he embarks upon his latest research project – sex.
The Perks of Being a Wallflower, by Stephen Chbosky. Charlie is shy, introspective, intelligent beyond his years yet socially awkward. He is a wallflower, caught between trying to live his life and trying to run from it. Charlie is attempting to navigate his way through uncharted territory: the world of first dates, family dramas and new friends.
Why We Took the Car, by Wolfgang Herrndorf. Mike Klingenberg is a troubled fourteen-year-old from a disfunctional family in Berlin who thinks of himself as boring, so when a Russian juvenile delinquent called Tschick begins to pay attention to him and include Mike in his criminal activities, he is excited - until those activities lead to disaster on the autobahn.
Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe, by Benjamin Alire Saenz. Fifteen-year-old Ari Mendoza is an angry loner with a brother in prison, but when he meets Dante and they become friends, Ari starts to ask questions about himself, his parents, and his family that he has never asked before.
Will Grayson, Will Grayson, by John Green & David Levithan. When two teens, one gay and one straight, meet accidentally and discover that they share the same name, their lives become intertwined as one begins dating the other's best friend, who produces a play revealing his relationship with them both.
Paper Towns, by John Green. One month before graduating from his Central Florida high school, Quentin "Q" Jacobsen basks in the predictable boringness of his life until the beautiful and exciting Margo Roth Spiegelman, Q's neighbour and classmate, takes him on a midnight adventure and then mysteriously disappears.