For any avid book-lovers, out of all the hundreds of books they have read, there are certain books that are close to their heart. You feel so close to the characters like you are there in their world living their life with them. They are such an integral part of their life and will forever remain so.
Here is a list of few books that a teenage girl should read:
- THE HARRY POTTER SERIES, JK ROWLING
Harry Potter series is a must for every book lover’s library. JK Rowling’s good-always-wins-over-bad 7 book series is one of those few that will be passed on from generation-to-generation. Harry Potter and his journey to fight evil with friends by his side is a story that will touch your heart.
- WHERE THE RAINBOW ENDS, CECELIA AHERN
This is a story of Rosie Dunne and her childhood friend Alex Stewart. The entire novel is based on their correspondence and is written in the form of letters, emails, and instant messages. The changes life brings into their life and how their life is inter-connected and beautifully captured by the author.
- THE HUNGER GAMES, SUZANNE COLINS
The Hunger Games is a trilogy about a 16-year old girl Katniss, how she participated in the annual game and fought against all odds to emerge as a winner. She is portrayed as a strong, brave, and a tough fighter. Each of these books has been developed into movies.
- PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWER, STEPHEN CHBOSKY
The book captures the ups and downs of being a teenager in such an emotional and sentimental way that it makes this book a must-read for every girl.
- ANNA AND THE FRENCH KISS, STEPHANIE PERKINS
This is a very mushy and romantic life-changing story of an American girl. Anna falls in love while being at a school in Paris. It is definitely a must read for all the teenagers.
- SPEAK, LAURIE HALSE ANDERSON
This book is about a teen girl who goes into depression after an event at a party. The story is very convincingly written in a heartbreaking and intense manner and it is something every girl should read about.
- THE NOTEBOOK, NICHOLAS SPARKS
The Notebook is a heart-wrenching tale of Noah and his childhood love Allie. Their journey of love-till-death-parts-us is very beautifully written. The book has been adapted into a film and had received several award nominations.
- STARGIRL, JERRY SPINELLI
Stargirl is a very short story but very meaningful. It shows how important it is to have self-respect and the importance of being you just as it is.
- PS I LOVE YOU, CECELIA AHERN
Cecelia Aherns’ PS I Love You is such an emotional roller-coaster ride and will strengthen your belief in love. It is a story of how a woman joins pieces of her life back together after her husband’s death.
- THE DISENCHANTMENTS BY NINA LACOUR
This book is a story about self-discovery. Basically, it revolves around the path of finding yourself. It makes one of the must read books for the teens in order to understand that it is okay if sometimes what you aim for is different than what everyone else wants.