Find out about booking film programmes internationally. We found 15 YA novels that include story lines that could be considered too racy for a teenager. Divergent series by Veronica Roth. When everyone over the age of 14 suddenly disappears from a California town, a battle erupts between the remaining residents and the students from a local school, as well as those who have "The Power" and those who do not. For Esperanza, a young girl growing up in the Hispanic quarter of Chicago, life is an endless landscape of concrete and rundown tenements. Alexie captures the pain and awkwardness of adolescence while also meditating on the devastation that poverty, racism and alcoholism have wreaked on Native American communities. In this hit series, young Lyra Belacqua tries to prevent kidnapped children from becoming the subject of gruesome experiments; helps Will Parry — a boy from another world — search for his father; and finds that she and Will are caught in a battle between the angelic forces of the Authority and those gathered by her rebel uncle, Lord Asriel.
Looking for Alaska by John Green.
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And even for Changed vampyres, the House of Night can be a treacherous place. It is more like a magazine than a novel - it has lots of images, uses colour everywhere, and breaks the content into small sections. Cassia has always trusted the Society to make the right choices for her, so when Xander appears on-screen at her Matching ceremony, Cassia knows he is her ideal mate — until Ky Markham's face appears for an instant before the screen fades to black. Facebook Twitter Flipboard Email. You will find a video review where I show you through the books, as well as links to Amazon and Book Depository. His Dark Materials series by Philip Pullman. Escape is his only chance to survive — but even that may not save him.