While young readers have always stolen books from adults' shelves, hoping to glean insight into the grown-up world, ever since Harry Potter became a worldwide phenomenon, adults have been returning the favor. From Twilight, to Hunger Games, to The Mortal Instruments, bestselling YA titles have officially colonized the adult market, too.
So it’s no surprise that many of your favorite writers are now releasing books aimed at young adult readers. Even less surprisingly, many of these authors’ efforts are still attracting the adult readers who originally put them on bestseller lists. Here are a few of our favorite authors who’ve made the successful leap into young adult fiction.
Mystery writer Harlan Coben is no slouch either—with 50 million books sold worldwide, he’s one of today’s most popular mystery writers. In Shelter, readers follow high school transfer student Mickey as he searches for his missing girlfriend, only to find that the sweet, shy girl he thought he knew is mixed up in some very unsavory things.
Free sample excerpts from these books are available on the product pages now.
NOOK owners: go to shop and search by author name to download these new young adult novels from big name authors.
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