Fiction Nonfiction Children’s Books Classics Cooking Historical Fiction History Humor Mystery & Suspense Politics Popular Science Romance Sci-Fi & Fantasy Teen & Young Adult Browse Best Sellers: Teen & Young Adult. Jan 15, · Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White. "Charlotte's Web" is one of the most popular children’s books of all time, and it is surprisingly melancholy. E.B. White tells the story of a piglet named Wilbur who is befriended and saved from slaughter by a creative and warm-hearted spider. Death haunts the entire story; consider that Wilbur is initially spared being made into pork chops by his status as.
Jul 21, · However, it has been too challenging for the more religious adults: it was on the American Library Association’s list of the Most Frequently Challenged Books of at number 23, due to the book’s references to witches and crystal balls, the claim that it “challenges religious beliefs,” and the listing of Jesus “with the. Feb 14, · Retellings have become increasingly popular in the young adult space, with two recent titles updating two classics of English literature: William Shakespeare’s “Romeo & Juliet” and Jane.
Mar 22, · Colette, Cheri (Vintage Classics) For more traditional romances, Cheri by Collette is another beautiful, doomed romance, between an older French woman and a young man. I Capture The Castle by Dodie. Nov 06, · The article specifies that the adults are not buying these books for their children; 78 percent of them are purchasing these books for their personal enjoyment. As a lover of YA, I became interested in the reasons why adults read young adult fiction. There have been a lot of theories, and many online articles address this topic.
99 Classic Books Challenge show list info. , users · 1,, views made by JuliaBatagliotti. avg. score: 24 of 99 (24%) required scores: 1, 11, 17, 24, 35 list stats leaders vote Vote print comments. type to search. How many have you read? Page 1 of 3 1 2 3. Aug 02, · Alcott’s Little Women is one of the earliest books to have all the features of young adult fiction: a focus on youthful characters and their struggles, a story that presents an idyllic starting point that becomes complicated by adult concerns, and a realistic approach to the concerns of youth.