YA Novels of 2008 All teen fiction published in 2008. All Votes Add Books To This List. 1: The Hunger Games (The Hunger Games, #1) by. Suzanne Collins. 4.33 avg rating — 5,783,550 ratings. score: 5,473, and 54 people Tags: 2008, young-adult. 16 likes · Like. The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), the fastest-growing division of the American Library Association (ALA), today announced its 2008 list of Best Books for Young Adults. The list of 85 books, drawn from 216 official nominations, is presented annually at the ALA Midwinter Meeting. The books, recommended for those ages 12-18, meet the criteria of both good quality literature.
The 100 Best Young-Adult Books of All Time We’re living in a golden age of young-adult literature, when books ostensibly written for teens are equally adored by readers of every generation. As publishing for the young adult market grew exponentially (over 2,000 titles per year in 2008) and seven other YALSA selection and award lists for young adults were created since its inception, Best Books for Young Adults was restructured and named Best Fiction for Young Adults by the YALSA Board of Directors at the Midwinter Meeting in 2010.
Young adult fiction (YA) is a category of fiction written for readers from 12 to 18 years of age. While the genre is targeted to teenagers, approximately half of YA readers are adults. The subject matter and genres of YA correlate with the age and experience of the protagonist. Sep 23, 2017 · I asked my Business Insider colleagues to share the best books they ever read in their formative, Young Adult years. Here are their answers: in fiction or in reality) is good or needs to Author: Mara Leighton, Insider Picks.
In all, 456 young adult titles were mentioned. The following titles led the list; each appears with its earned score representing the points received: 662 Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins (2008) 617 The Book Thief by Markus Zusak (2005) 595 Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson (1999). About Author Rank Amazon Author Rank is based on the sales of all of an author's books on Amazon.com and is updated hourly. Explore these pages to .