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Top Realistic Teen Fiction

M. Lamba
The list author says: "A list of realistic and favorite Young Adult novels. They're written with passion, are believable, make you laugh, and ache, and cry and cheer. And make you want to read them over and over again."
Along for the Ride
Along for the Ride
"Dessen's most recent book...a great summertime read."
The Truth About Forever
The Truth About Forever
"A perfect book.  All about finding yourself and understanding love."
This Lullaby
This Lullaby
"A beautiful book you will want to read over and over."
What I Meant...
What I Meant...
"What would you do if someone was telling lies about you, and people closest to you believed those lies?  You'd fight, hard.  Friends, tears, and laughter."
Dreamland
Dreamland
"An intriguing look at a relationship gone dangerously wrong."
Lock and Key
Lock and Key
"About finding family and finding your way in a confusing world."
Just Listen
Just Listen
"My very favorite Sarah Dessen novel.  Beyond beautiful!"
Shug
Shug
"This is for a slightly younger teen reader, but spot on. A don't miss read."
The Summer I Turned Pretty
The Summer I Turned Pretty
"Han's book is an ode to summertime and long-standing crushes."
It's Not Summer Without You (The Summer I Turned Pretty)
It's Not Summer Without You (The Summer I Turned Pretty)
"The sequel to Han's "The Summer I Turned Pretty," this is an impressive read about loss, and moving on.  Bring the tissue box..."
Will Grayson, Will Grayson
Will Grayson, Will Grayson
"Funny, and triumphant and dangerous.  Green is unpredictable and fresh."
An Abundance of Katherines
An Abundance of Katherines
"If you've ever known a wacky genius (or you are one), you'll really love this book."
Paper Towns
Paper Towns
"Phenomenal novel. Read it!"
Looking for Alaska
Looking for Alaska
"Green paints a fascinating portrait of friends and love and craziness."
Nothing But the Truth (and a few white lies) (A Justina Chen Novel)
Nothing But the Truth (and a few white lies) (A Justina Chen Novel)
"A witty and fun book about a mixed race girl with some big things to figure out about herself."
Born Confused
Born Confused
"A girl searching for who she really is. A hip and wild read."
Doing It
Doing It
"Hysterical and irreverent! British humor and teen hormones unite. This book pulls you in right away and stays with you long after. Seek it out."
My Life as a Girl
My Life as a Girl
"A first love. A searing hot summer. A girl trying to figure out who she is and where she really belongs. All that and wonderful crisp writing make MY LIFE AS A GIRL a must read."