Best Books for Teen Boys

A Listmania! list by ElectricMelody (WA, USA)
The list author says: "When I was writing my novel, Skyship Academy: The Pearl Wars, I wanted to make sure that I was appealing to one of my most important audiences: teen boys. (Specifically, me when I was a teen). I drew from a lot of influences in this category, and here are some of the biggest. I may be an adult now, but I still love these teen boy books!"
The Pearl Wars (Skyship Academy, Book 1)
1.  The Pearl Wars (Skyship Academy, Book 1) by Nick James
The list author says:
  "A teen boy classic in the making (or at least here's hoping!) Tons of action, adventure and mystery."
$7.37   Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (40 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

Feed
2.  Feed by M. T. Anderson
The list author says:
  "One of my favorites. The voice and slang in this is amazing. A great sci-fi coming-of-age book!"
$5.48
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (353 customer reviews)

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Artemis Fowl (new cover)
3.  Artemis Fowl (new cover) by Eoin Colfer
The list author says:
  "This is for the whole series. One of the most reliably fun action/fantasy series out there!"
$5.77   Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,286 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

Stormbreaker (Alex Rider)
4.  Stormbreaker (Alex Rider) by Anthony Horowitz
The list author says:
  "Also for the whole series. Any Anthony Horowitz book, really, is pretty awesome."
$7.04   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (469 customer reviews) | 3 customer discussions

The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian
5.  The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie
The list author says:
  "One of my favorite coming-of-age books to come out in the past few years. SO funny."
$13.50   Used & New from: $6.00
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (784 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

The Marbury Lens
6.  The Marbury Lens by Andrew Smith
The list author says:
  "This book scared the hell out of me. I couldn't put it down."
$13.35   Used & New from: $0.01
3.9 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (33 customer reviews)

Unwind (Unwind Dystology)
7.  Unwind (Unwind Dystology) by Neal Shusterman
The list author says:
  "Another book that was really psychologically scary at parts. So fast moving."
$5.64   Used & New from: $1.58
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (658 customer reviews) | 4 customer discussions

The Angel Experiment: A Maximum Ride Novel (Book 1)
8.  The Angel Experiment: A Maximum Ride Novel (Book 1) by James Patterson
The list author says:
  "It may not have a male protagonist, but these books have enough action to keep any guy happy."
$10.00   Used & New from: $0.01
4.2 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (919 customer reviews) | 13 customer discussions

Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 1
9.  Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Book 1 by Jeff Kinney
The list author says:
  "Yeah, this series may be aimed at a younger audience, but I still get a kick out of it."
$7.88   Used & New from: $0.01
4.6 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (1,015 customer reviews) | 12 customer discussions

The Maze Runner (Book 1)
10.  The Maze Runner (Book 1) by James Dashner
The list author says:
  "It's like the Hunger Games without so much romance!"
$6.49   Used & New from: $1.98
4.3 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (3,204 customer reviews)

Y: The Last Man, Book 1, Deluxe Edition
11.  Y: The Last Man, Book 1, Deluxe Edition by Brian K. Vaughan
The list author says:
  "I could add so many comics to this list, but this series in particular is amazing."
$18.96   Used & New from: $11.97
4.5 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (67 customer reviews) | 2 customer discussions

Runaways Volume 1: Pride & Joy
12.  Runaways Volume 1: Pride & Joy by Brian K. Vaughan
The list author says:
  "Another comic series by Brian K. Vaughn, this is a bit more superhero inspired."
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3.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (71 customer reviews) | 1 customer discussion

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Do you think that unwinding could become possible? Would people do it? 3 6 days ago
Appropriate for a 7 year old? 23 Jan 12, 2014
Rip off of Television Show? Or Vice Versa? 10 Oct 1, 2013
Audiobook version 0 May 22, 2013
pages falling out 0 Apr 16, 2013
Should I start this series? 0 Apr 7, 2013
Books for an 8 yrs. old, advanced reader! 8 Mar 20, 2013
is this book appropriate for girls? 5 Mar 12, 2013
Would my 9 yr old boy like this? 5 Mar 4, 2013
Audiobook MP3? 1 Jan 26, 2013
9 YO's read all the Wimpy Kid Now What 6 Sep 28, 2012
Was the movie made? 3 Sep 13, 2012
 
   

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