YA Reads for Adults – October 2013
Often times, young adult titles are just as alluring to their targeted teenage audience as they are to an older generation of adults. Our list for Young Adult Reads for Adults allows adult readers to delve into the hottest young adult novels for compelling and insightful reads. Whether entering a post dystopian world in Allegiant by Veronica Roth or a small town turned upside down by the deceased in The Beautiful and the Damned by Jessica Verday, our list is sure to take you on fantasies and adventures that you won’t forget. View samples below or the entire list.
In the last book of the Divergent trilogy, we will finally learn the truth behind all of the secrets surrounding Tris and Tobias. In a final attempt to make sense of their surroundings and the government’s plan for them, Tris and Tobias must learn to trust their instincts to discover how their livelihoods will be determined…outside of the city. Chaos and adventure ensues as they overcome the tyranny of the factionless and discover a new world away from Evelyn’s grip. Learn more and order here.
Adelice figures that her new found freedom from the Guild will lead her to an easier life. However, she soon discovers the danger that lies within her free state. Between being hunted by soulless Remnants sent by Cormac Patton and the Guild, and discovering who she can call an ally versus an enemy on Earth, Adelice must determine what secrets are worth fighting for. Learn more and order here.
In the second installment of the Visions series, Jules is finally with her dream guy, Sawyer. Unfortunately, their relationship gets a bit complicated when Jules somehow manages to pass her visions onto Sawyer. The two of them must work fast while trying to figure out what Sawyer’s incomprehensible, awful vision means in order to spare the lives of those that will be affected. Will they decipher the message before it’s too late? Learn more and order here.
Cyn Hargrave is on the run from the brother of her murdered boyfriend, who is sure she killed his beloved sibling. Cyn’s only option is to turn to the person she cannot stand to be around, Avian. Avian knows about Cyn’s secret evil, but he relates to her situation, seeing as how he is scorned by heaven and unwanted by hell. The two of them must cope with the evil chasing them as well as the evil inside of Cyn before either one destroys them. Learn more and order here.