young adult (ya)

Shades of Magic » V.E. Schwab

A Darker Shade of Magic→A Gathering of Shadows→A Conjuring of Light

The Infernal Devices » Cassandra Clare

Clockwork Angel→Clockwork Prince→Clockwork Princess

Six of Crows / Crooked Kingdom » Leigh Bardugo

The Wrath and the Dawn / The Rose and the Dagger » Renee Ahdieh

Heartless » Marissa Meyer

Descendant of the Crane » Joan He

Cruel Beauty » Rosamund Hodge

historical fiction

Salt to the Sea » Ruta Sepetys

All the Light We Cannot See » Anthony Doerr

The Song of Achilles » Madeline Miller

The Book Thief » Markus Zusak


The Brief Wondrous Life of Oscar Wao » Junot Díaz

Looking for Alaska » John Green

Second Chance Summer » Morgan Matson

The Astonishing Color of After  » Emily X.R. Pan

All The Bright Places » Jennifer Niven

new adult

Vicious » V.E. Schwab

A Court of Thorns and Roses trilogy » Sarah J. Maas

A Court of Thorns and Roses (ACOTAR) → A Court of Mist and Fury (ACOMAF) → A Court of Wings and Ruin (ACOWAR)

It Ends With Us » Colleen Hoover


The Great Gatsby » F. Scott Fitzgerald

The Catcher in the Rye » J.D. Salinger

Of Mice and Men » John Steinbeck

Pride and Prejudice » Jane Austen

To Kill a Mockingbird » Harper Lee


[i carry your heart with me(i carry it in] » e.e. cummings

The Love Song of J. Alfred Prufrock » T.S. Eliot

Song of Myself » Walt Whitman