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Teenreads.com Ultimate Reading List (R-T)

One of our goals each month is to inspire you to read --- and to keep reading. We have found that required reading lists for school --- especially summer reading lists --- are not exactly inspiring. Thus we have created what we think is the Ultimate Teen Reading List --- close to 500 titles that we believe are perfect choices for reading and discussing. Our dream is that schools will use this list to help them make their own for summer reading or, even better, suggest that students just read what they want from this list.

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# A - C  |  D - F  G - K  |  L - Q  |  R - T  |  U - Z

 

R - T

New! THE RADIUM GIRLS by Kate Moore (History)

New! THE RADIUS OF US by Marie Marquardt (Fiction)

New! **RAT QUEENS VOLUME 1: Sass & Sorcery by Kurtis J. Wiebe (Graphic Novel)

**THE RAVEN BOYS by Maggie Stiefvater (Paranormal)

New! THE READER by Traci Chee (Fantasy)

READING LOLITA IN TEHRAN by Azar Nafisi (Memoir)

New! READY PLAYER ONE by Ernest Cline (Science Fiction)

REALITY BOY by A. S. King (Fiction)

REBECCA by Daphne du Maurier (Classic/Horror)

RECONSTRUCTING AMELIA by Kimberly McCreight (Mystery)

**RED QUEEN by Victoria Aveyard (Fantasy)

New! **RED RISING by Pierce Brown (Science Fiction)

New! **REPLICA by Lauren Oliver (Dystopian)

THE REST OF HER LIFE by Laura Moriarty (Fiction)

REVOLVER by Marcus Sedgwick (Suspense/Historical Mystery)

THE ROAD by Cormac McCarthy (Fiction)

ROOM by Emma Donoghue (Psychological Suspense)

**THE RUBY IN THE SMOKE by Philip Pullman (Thriller)

THE RUNNING DREAM by Wendelin Van Draanen (Fiction)

RUNNING WITH SCISSORS by Augusten Burroughs (Memoir)

**SABRIEL by Garth Nix (Fantasy)

New! **SAGA, Vol. 1 by Brian K Vaughan (Graphic Novel)

SAGA OF THE SWAMP THING, Book One written by Alan Moore, illustrated by Steve R. Bissette and John Totleben

SAINT ANYTHING by Sarah Dessen (Fiction)

New! SAINT DEATH by Marcus Sedgwick (Fiction)

SALT TO THE SEA by Ruta Sepetys (Historical Fiction)

SAME BUT DIFFERENT: Teen Life on the Autism Express by Holly Robinson Peete, Ryan Elizabeth Peete, RJ Peete (Nonfiction)

THE SAME SKY by Amanda Eyre Ward (Fiction)

SAY WHAT YOU WILL by Cammie McGovern (Fiction)

SCORPIO RACES by Maggie Stiefvater (Fantasy)

New! SCYTHE by Neal Shusterman (Science Fiction)

SECONDS by Bryan Lee O'Malley (Graphic Novel)

THE SECRET HISTORY by Donna Tartt (Thriller)

THE SECRET LIFE OF BEES by Sue Monk Kidd (Historical Fiction)

THE SECRET WISDOM OF THE EARTH by Christopher Scotton (Fiction)

THE SECRET LANGUAGE OF SISTERS by Luanne Rice (Fiction)

New! **THE SELECTION by Kiera Cass (Dystopian)

A SEPARATE PEACE by John Knowles (Fiction)

**SERAPHINA by Rachel Hartman (Fantasy)

 THE SERPENT KING by Jeff Zentner (Fiction)

**SHADOW AND BONE by Leigh Bardugo (Fiction)

SHADOW DIVERS by Robert Kurson (Nonfiction/Adventure)

THE SHADOW HERO by Gene Luen Yang, illus, by Sonny Liew (Graphic Novel)

THE SHADOW OF THE WIND by Carlos Ruiz Zafón (Fiction)

**SHATTER ME by Tahereh Mafi (Science Fiction)

SHIP BREAKER by Paolo Bacigalupi (Futuristic Fiction)

**SHIVER by Maggie Stiefvater (Fiction)

THE SHORT AND TRAGIC WIFE OF ROBERT PEACE by Jeff Hobbs (Nonfiction)

SHUTTER ISLAND by Dennis Lehane (Thriller)

THE SILENCE OF OUR FRIENDS by Mark Long and Nate Powell (Graphic Novel)

SIMON VS. THE HOMO SAPIENS AGENDA by Becky Albertalli (Fiction)

THE SIN EATER'S DAUGHTER by Melinda Salisbury (Fantasy)

**THE SISTERHOOD OF THE TRAVELING PANTS by Ann Brashares (Fiction)

New! **SIX OF CROWS by Leigh Bardugo (Fantasy)

SKELLIG by David Almond (Fiction/Religion & Spirituality)

SKUNK GIRL by Sheba Karim (Fiction)

New! THE SKY IS EVERYWHERE by Jandy Nelson (Fiction)

New! SMALL GREAT THINGS by Jodi Picoult (Fiction)

SNOW FLOWER AND THE SECRET FAN by Lisa See (Fiction)

New! SNOW WHITE: A Graphic Novel by Matt Phelan (Graphic Novel)

New! THE SOUND OF GRAVEL by Ruth Wariner (Memoir)

THE SPACE BETWEEN US by Thrity Umrigar (Fiction)

SPEAK by Laurie Halse Anderson (Fiction)

New! THE SQUARE ROOT OF SUMMER by Harriet Reuer Hapgood (Science Fiction)

New! **STALKING JACK THE RIPPER by Kerri Maniscalco (Historical Thriller)

New! **THE STAR-TOUCHED QUEEN by Roshani Chokshi (Fantasy)

STARDUST by Neil Gaiman (Fantasy/Romance)

**STARGIRL by Jerry Spinelli (Romance)

STAYING FAT FOR SARAH BYRNES by Chris Crutcher (Fiction)

New! **STEEPLEJACK: A Novel by A.J. Hartley (Science Fiction)

A STEP TOWARD FALLING by Cammie McGovern (Fiction)

STOLEN by Lucy Christopher (Fiction)

THE STRANGE AND BEAUTIFUL SORROWS OF AVA LAVENDER by Lesyle Walton (Fantasy)

New! STRANGE THE DREAMER by Laini Taylor (Fantasy)

**STRONG FEMALE PROTAGONIST: Book One, by Brennan Lee Mulligan and Molly Ostertag (Graphic Novel)

 A STUDY IN CHARLOTTE by Brittany Cavarallo (Mystery)

New! SUMMER DAYS AND SUMMER NIGHTS: Twelve Love Stories by Stephanie Perkins (Short Stories)

New! **THE SUMMER I TURNED PRETTY by Jenny Han (Fiction)

New! THE SUN IS ALSO A STAR by Nicola Yoon (Fiction)

New! THE TEA GIRL OF HUMMINGBIRD LANE by Lisa See (Fiction)

**TEEN TITANS: Earth One, Vol. 1, by Jeff Lemire, Rachael Dodson and Terry Dodson (Graphic Novel)

TELL ME AGAIN HOW A CRUSH SHOULD FEEL by Sara Farizan (Fiction/Romance)

New! TELL ME SOMETHING REAL by Calla Devlin (Fiction)

New! TELL ME THREE THINGS by Julie Buxbaum (Fiction)

THEIR EYES WERE WATCHING GOD by Zora Neale Hurston (Fiction)

**THESE BROKEN STARS (Starbound Book 1) by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner (Science Fiction)

THE THINGS A BROTHER KNOWS by Dana Reinhardt (Fiction)

THINGS FALL APART by Chinua Achebe (Fiction/Classic)

THE THINGS THEY CARRIED by Tim O'Brien (Fiction/Short Stories)

THIRTEEN REASONS WHY by Jay Asher (Fiction)

New! THIS IS REALLY HAPPENING by Erin Chack (Nonfiction/Essays)

THIS IS WHERE IT ENDS by Marieke Nijkamp (Fiction)

THIS ONE SUMMER by Jillian Tamaki; illus. by Mariko Tamaki (Graphic Novel)

THIS STAR WON’T GO OUT: The Life and Words of Esther Grace Earl by Esther Earl, Lori Earl, Wayne Earl, John Green (Memoir)

A THOUSAND SPLENDID SUNS by Khaled Hosseini (Fiction)

THREATENED by Eliot Schafer (Fiction)

New! **THREE DARK CROWNS by Kendare Blake (Fantasy)

**THRONE OF GLASS by Sarah J. Maas (Fantasy)

THE TIGHTROPE WALKERS by David Almond by David Almond (Historical Fiction)

**A TIME TO KILL by John Grisham (Legal Thriller)

THE TIME TRAVELER'S WIFE by Audrey Niffenegger (Fiction)

**TITHE: A Modern Faerie Tale by Holly Black (Fantasy)

New! **TO ALL THE BOYS I'VE LOVED BEFORE by Jenny Han (Fiction)

TO KILL A MOCKINGBIRD by Harper Lee (Historical Fiction)

TO TIMBUKTU: Nine Countries, Two People, One True Story by Casey Scieszka and Steven Weinberg (Graphic Novel/Memoir)

A TREE GROWS IN BROOKLYN by Betty Smith (Historical Fiction)

**TRICKS by Ellen Hopkins (Fiction)

THE TRUTH ABOUT ALICE by Jennifer Mathieu (Fiction)

TUESDAYS WITH MORRIE by Mitch Albom (Memoir)

**TWILIGHT by Stephenie Meyer (Horror/Romance)

TWO BOYS KISSING by David Levithan (Fiction/Romance)

THE TYRANT’S DAUGHTER by J. C. Carleson (Fiction)

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