Cat clans mirror human issues in popular series.
Wimpy Kid's awkward, hilarious search for dance date.
Moving, uplifting tale of deformed boy with inner beauty.
Heartwrenching love story told by teen dying of cancer.
Sixth book in series lacks some punch but stays funny.
Charming story of a small-town boy's unlikely adventures.
Percy is back! And on a quest with Roman demigods.
Inspiring wartime journal reveals teen's inner life.
Eerie gothic fantasy a satisfying creep fest for teens.
Brilliantly written, inventive pre-LOTR tale.
Satire of ultimate consumerist society still packs punch.
Every story has value in robust, nostalgic Newbery winner.
Fun, provoking start to dystopian series for teens.
National Book Award winner imparts importance of empathy.
When it comes to the awkwardness of middle school, this book's hero knows how to make kids laugh.
Percy Jackson series spin-off is almost as delightful.
Thrilling, thoughtful Narnian quest.
Popular fantasy series has lots of plots to keep track of.
Milder than Wimpy Kid, and a sure hit with boys.
Percy Jackson author tackles more complex Egyptology.
This story explores the journey -- both physical and emotional -- made by three girls to visit their long-lost mother.