5 Must-Read Books for Teen Read Week


Teen Read Week is here, and it’s the perfect opportunity for young adults to discover and celebrate new, inspiring, and thought-provoking literature. Whether you’re a dedicated reader or just someone looking to pass the time with an engaging story, we’ve got you covered. Here are 5 must-read books for Teen Read Week that will capture your imagination and leave you wanting more.

1. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

In a dystopian future, the totalitarian nation of Panem is divided into 12 districts and an oppressive Capitol. Every year, two young representatives from each district are chosen for the Hunger Games – a brutal televised battle to the death. Follow Katniss Everdeen as she volunteers for the Games in place of her younger sister and goes up against ruthless opponents from across Panem. The Hunger Games is a thrilling adventure that explores the dark side of humanity in a fight for survival.

2. The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

This heart-wrenching novel tells the story of Hazel Grace Lancaster, a sixteen-year-old girl with terminal cancer. When she meets Augustus Waters at a cancer support group, they begin an extraordinary journey together that explores love, loss, and hope in the face of tragedy. The Fault in Our Stars is an unforgettable story that reminds readers to cherish every moment of life.

3. To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before by Jenny Han

Lara Jean Song has never confessed her love to anyone – instead, she writes secret love letters to all her past crushes that she never intends to send. But when her letters are accidentally mailed out, Lara Jean’s world turns upside-down as all her former crushes confront her about these unexpected confessions. As she navigates her way through this hilarious mix-up of romance and friendship, Lara Jean learns about opening herself up to new possibilities. To All the Boys I’ve Loved Before is a fun and relatable coming-of-age story that young readers will love.

4. The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

Charlie is a high school freshman who finds himself grappling with life, friendship, adolescence, and belonging. Through a series of letters to an anonymous confidant, Charlie’s journey unfolds as he navigates high school drama, family struggles, and the power of true friendship. The Perks of Being a Wallflower is an authentic portrayal of the teenage experience that will resonate with readers of all ages.

5. Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

In the bustling city of Ketterdam, six skilled outcasts come together for an impossible heist: break into the impenetrable Ice Court and steal a dangerous hostage. As they delve deeper into this dangerous world, alliances are made and betrayals uncovered in this gripping saga filled with stunning twists and turns. Six of Crows is an action-packed fantasy adventure that will keep readers on the edge of their seats.


These 5 must-read books for Teen Read Week offer a range of genres and themes perfect for young adults looking to celebrate their love for literature. From dystopian worlds to heartfelt romance, these stories provide an escape from reality while also tackling complex issues teens face today. So grab a book, find a quiet corner, and dive into the captivating worlds these authors have created. Happy reading!

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