HuffPost Canada closed in 2021 and this site is maintained as an online archive. If you have questions or concerns, please check our FAQ or contact

great books for teens

So what's so great about Young Adult Literature? Books like The Fault in Our Stars and The Hunger Games and Harry Potter have proven that teens will read for pleasure when paired with the right book. Yes, parents: they'll read it and they'll like it. Teens need to feel a connection to a book; it needs to engage or provoke them in some way.