Ten Classic Books for Teens

A Listmania! list by B. McEwan "yellokat" (Brooklyn, NY USA)
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To Kill a Mockingbird
1.  To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee
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  "A story of race, politics and courage and the role they play in finding justice."
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The Night They Burned the Mountain
2.  The Night They Burned the Mountain by Thomas Anthony Dooley
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  "Great story of Dr. Tom Dooley and his medical clinic for the poor in Laos."
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The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Penguin Classics)
3.  The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn (Penguin Classics) by Mark Twain
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  "This is the first, and perhaps even greatest, American novel."
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A Lantern in Her Hand (Puffin Classics)
4.  A Lantern in Her Hand (Puffin Classics) by Bess Streeter Aldrich
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  "How the west was won -- by "everyday" people of valor."
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The Catcher in the Rye
5.  The Catcher in the Rye by J. D. Salinger
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  "The story of Holden Caulfield, the original alienated teenager."
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A Raisin in the Sun
6.  A Raisin in the Sun by Lorraine Hansberry
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  "Racism from the African-American point of view.  One of the greatest American plays."
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Caddie Woodlawn (Fiction)
7.  Caddie Woodlawn (Fiction) by Carol Ryrie Brink
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  "A pioneer girl in Wisconsin, before it WAS Wisconsin.  For readers in pre- and early teen years."
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A Separate Peace
8.  A Separate Peace by John Knowles
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  "The classic story of coping and coming of age, beautifully written."
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Marjorie Morningstar
9.  Marjorie Morningstar by Herman Wouk
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  "Excellent story that highlights gender roles and expectations.  Older teenage girls will especially love this one."
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King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table (Junior Classics)
10.  King Arthur and the Knights of the Round Table (Junior Classics) by Benedict Flynn
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  "A grand adventure and a cornerstone of English literature."
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why are these novels banned? 11 Jun 26, 2014
what to read after To Kill A Mockingbird???????? 26 Apr 9, 2014
this book sucks 52 Mar 29, 2014
REDEMPTION: The Further Adventures of Huck Finn and Tom Sawyer 1 Feb 23, 2014
Catcher in the Rye should be banned... 89 Feb 1, 2014
A Separate Peace for Kindle? 5 Dec 14, 2013
Will this Book Ever Be on Kindle? 9 Apr 16, 2013
Something very similar to Catcher 4 Mar 16, 2012
Once I click that I'd like to see a book published in Kindle format... 1 Jan 3, 2012
Thoughtful Reading 2 May 23, 2011
BANNED IN THE USA - Who owns Holden Caulfield? 1 Jan 9, 2011
Children 19 Aug 4, 2010
 
   

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