Book Suggestions

See a list of my ongoing top book suggestions below  


* I have blogged about this book. Click the * to see post.

Follow me on GoodReads to see more book reviews/suggestions.

Goodreads Username:  JLBartley

My Go-To Young Adult Suggestions

Contemporary Lit/Realistic Fiction

Other Great Young Adult Reads

Contemporary Lit/Realistic Fiction

Other (fantasy, supernatural, some unrealistic component, etc)

YA Series

Dystopian Style

  • Delirium by Lauren Oliver (Delirium, Pandemonium, Requiem)
  • The Selection by Kierra Cass (The Selection, The Elite, The One, The Heir, The Crown, and short stories)
  • The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau (The Testing, Independent Study, Graduation Day)
  • Divergent by Veronica Roth (Divergent, Insurgent, Allegiant, Four-scenes from his perspective)
  • Unwind by Neal Shusterman (Unwind, UnWholly, UnSouled, UnDivided)
  • Starters by Lissa Price (only 2 books-Starters, Enders)
  • Legend by Marie Lu (Legend, Prodigy, Champion)

Not dystopian style

  • Dorothy Must Die by Danielle Page (Dorothy Must Die, The Wicked Will Rise, The Yellow Brick War, and short stories)
  • The Ascendance Trilogy by Jennifer Nielsen (The False Prince, The Runaway King, The Shadow Throne)

 Adult Suggestions


Psychological Thriller

Contemporary/Realistic Fiction


Historical Fiction

Light read/Chick Lit



Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s