Young Adult

Meeting: April 12, 2012 (Thursday)

Our benchmark book for this subgenre is A Northern Light by Jennifer Donnelly. You will also need to read a second book in the young adult mystery genre. Some resources to find a young adult mystery include:

Get A Clue @ the Library: Mysteries for Teens booklist (Multnomah County Library OR)
Mysteries for Young Adults (Wheaton Public Library, IL)
Mystery and Suspense (The Public Library of Cincinnati & Hamilton County) (click on View all booklists –> page 2 –> Mystery and Suspense)
Mystery and Suspense Fiction for Teens (Enoch Pratt Free Library, Baltimore, MD)
Novelist Teen Mystery Must-Reads
All About Mysteries for Teens


10 Responses to Young Adult

  1. Jason M. says:

    I’ve selected “Me, the Missing & the Dead” by Jenny Valentine for my second YA mystery.

  2. Benjamin K. says:

    I’ve selected Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs.

  3. Paula E. says:

    I’ve picked Falconer’s Knot by Mary Hoffman as my second book.

  4. Erica says:

    My second book will be The Horizontal Man by Michael Dahl. It’s the first in his Finnegan Zwake series.

  5. Faith says:

    I’m reading The Ruby In The Smoke by Philip Pullman.

  6. Janet says:

    My second book is Something Rotten by Alan Gratz. It is based on Shakespeare’s Hamlet like Northern Lights is based on Theodore Dreiser’s American Tragedy.

  7. Lisa says:

    My second book is The Case of the Missing Marquess by Nancy Springer.

  8. Susana says:

    My second book is The Road Of The Dead by Kevin Brooks. Stephanie picked it out for me and it was great – read it in one sitting.

  9. Molly says:

    The Agency by Y.S. Lee

  10. Sarah K. says:

    Half-Moon Investigations by Eoin Colfer

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