10 YA Books to Revisit Your Teenage Angst

10 YA Books to Revisit Your Teenage Angst

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The YA (Young Adult) Genre spawns some of the most popular and influential books around. YA books manage to capture the trials and tribulations of being a teenager which nearly every teen can relate to as well as provide comfort to adults who were able to bypass their teenage troubles thanks to books in that genre. Whether its been a few years or a few days since you last read a YA book, revisit your teenage angst with these ten reads!   1. The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger     While there has been some debate as …

Hilariously Horrible Book Reviews: ‘The Perks of Being a Wallflower’ Edition

Hilariously Horrible Book Reviews: ‘The Perks of Being a Wallflower’ Edition

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Stephen Chbosky’s YA novel The Perks of Being a Wallflower, published in 1999, is a New York Times bestseller and a book beloved by angsty teens the world over. Its 2012 movie adaptation starring Logan Lerman, Emma Watson, and Ezra Miller was also a huge hit. Though Chbosky’s book is generally accepted as a classic of the genre, some internet people are not so sure.    Caitlin, for example, took the time to inform the good people of Amazon that she burnt the book in her fireplace.                  Featured Image Via Collider , All In-Text Images Via Amazon