BFYA Top Ten 2017

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Each year, Young Adults Library Servises Association presents the Best Fiction for Young Adults list. This year’s list of 63 books was drawn from over 100 official nominations. The books, recommended for ages 12-18, meet the criteria of both good quality literature and appealing reading for teens. The list comprises a wide range of genres and styles, including contemporary realistic fiction, fantasy, horror, science fiction and novels in verse.

In addition to the full list, the Best Fiction for Young Adults committee also created a Top Ten listof titles listed below.

The Passion of Dolssa
The Passion of Dolssa
YA Berry, J. (AR 4.7)

The Reader
The Reader
YA Chee, T. (AR 5.7)

The Lie Tree
The Lie Tree
YA Hardinge, F. (AR 6.4)

The Female of the Species
The Female of the Species
YA McGinnis, M. (AR 6.0)

Burn Baby Burn
Burn Baby Burn
YA Medina, M. (AR 4.5)

Ghost
Ghost
J REYN (AR 4.6)

Salt to the Sea
Salt to the Sea
YA Sepetys, R. (AR 4.5)

Scythe
Scythe
YA Shusterman, N. (AR 6.5)

The Sun is Also a Star
The Sun is Also a Star
YA Yoon, N. (AR 4.7)

The Serpent King
The Serpent King
YA Zentner, J. (AR 4.4)