Christopher’s Favorite Young Adult Books


Ray Bradbury: Something Wicked This Way Comes

Terry Brooks: The Magic Kingdom of Landover series

Edgar Rice Burroughs: Tarzan and many others

Bruce Coville: Jeremy Thatcher, Dragon Hatcher

David Eddings: The Belgariad, and The Elenium Trilogy

Raymond E. Feist: Magician

Ursula K. Le Guin: The Wizard of Earthsea trilogy, The Beginning Place

Seamus Heaney translation: Beowulf

Robert A. Heinlein: Podkayne of Mars, Farmer in the Sky, Starship Troopers, Starman Jones

Anthony Horowitz: Alex Rider series

Brian Jacques: Redwall, Mossflower, and sequels

Madeleine L’Engle: A Wrinkle in Time

Anne McCaffrey: Dragonriders of Pern series

Brandon Mull: Fablehaven series

Garth Nix: The Abhorsen Trilogy

Andre Norton: a variety of her early works

Gary Paulson: Hatchet

J. K. Rowling: The Harry Potter series

John Stevens: The Emerald Atlas and The Fire Chronicle

J.R.R. Tolkien: The Hobbit

Jane Yolen: The Pit Dragon Chronicles