Certainly Twilight has had its time to shine in the literary world, but when the time has come for a comparison test, there’s really no substance to work with in this world of vampires and shapeshifters. Also, the title gears itself more towards the female audience. With the following books, the audience is varied more widely towards both male and female teens. The City of Bones series nearly made this list, but it’s much too new of a book series to have only just seen a surge in popularity, and so it’s too early to tell whether or not it would take a spot in a “Top Ten Best List” quite yet. Although the following is a bit shorter; a top 5 list of the biggest teen genre books.
Coming in at number one is the world renown Harry Potter series. To say that these books did not make a impact on modern day pop culture would be a lie. There’s hardly a soul above the age of eight who does not recognize the signature circular glasses, the lightning shaped scar on a forehead, and the deep red and gold colored scarf. A few other icons that have made themselves unanimous with Harry Potter is the broomstick and the golden snitch, with its crazy quick flapping wings. Harry potter has been beloved by readers of all ages since its initial release in the 90’s. Continue reading “My Favorite Teenage Fiction Books” »