Teens these days: they have internet and ebooks and who knows what else! We live in a very different way than when I was a teen. Now you’ve got pasty white vampires and shoot ‘em out books. lol. None the less, there are a lot of great teen books out there. I have a list of best selling teen books from my teen age years and now.


10 Best Selling Teen Books of 2014:

– The Maze Runner Series by James Dasher
– Queen of Shadows by Sarah J. Maas
– Paper Towns by John Green
– The Hunger Games Series by Suzanne Collins
– The Fault in Our Stars by John Green
– A Mad Zombie Party by Gena Showalter
– Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
– I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson
– Darkness before the Dawn by Sharon M.Draper
– Until Friday Night by Abbi Glines

I’ve flipped through these and they are pretty good. Now compare these to popular books when I was a teen in 1994.

210 Best Selling Teen Books in 1994
– The Celestine Prophecy by James Redfield
– “K” is for Killer by Sue Grafton
– After Tomorrow by Allan Folsom
– Bridges of Madison County by Robert James Waller
– The Courtship of Princess Leia by Dave Wolverton
– Accident by Danielle Steel
– Dangerous Ground by Jack Higgins
– Like Water for Chocolate by Laura Esquivel
– The Tangle Box by Terry Brooks
– Makes Me Wanna Holler by Nathan McCall

Written by Cleo Neufeld

Cleo Neufeld

Before meeting the love of her life, Cleo was a single mother to a beautiful little girl for many years. She shares her expertise in single parenting, building a relationship, living on a budget and more.