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OK, so I am going on holiday and I need to get some books for the way there and the way back !!!

What can you offer me ? :P

I love anne cassidy, john green, thriller type mystery


also do you know a book that sounds like

"detection in the rye"

it is about a boy who goes to boarding school but rins away and ends up in new york.

I really want to read that, but I don't know what the exect name is called.

hope you can help me ! xx

22 Answers

  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    The Host by Stephenie Meyer (nothing like Twilight, I promise)

    A Mango-Shaped Space by Wendy Mass

    The Princess Academy (better than the name sounds)

    Art Geeks & Prom Queens by Alyson Noel

    Saving Zoe by Alyson Noel

    The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

    My So-Called Life by Joanna Nadin

    How To Be Popular (better than it sounds) by Meg Cabot

    The Secret Under My Skin by Janet McNaughton

    These are some of my favourite books ever. Hope you try some!

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  • 1 decade ago

    Historical Fiction:

    Both Sides of Time series- Caroline B. Cooney (also romance)

    Bloody Jack series-L. A. Meyer (also adventure)

    If I Should Die Before I Wake- Han Nolan

    The Great and Terrible Beauty series- Libba Bray (also fantasyish fiction)

    The Other Boleyn Girl- Philippa Gregory

    The Queen’s Fool- Philippa Gregory

    The Constant Princess- Philippa Gregory

    The Bolelyn Inheritance- Philippa Gregory

    The Book Thief- Markus Zusak

    Fantasyish Fiction

    Twilight series- Stephenie Meyer (also romance)

    The Mediator series- Meg Cabot (also romance)

    Avalon High- Meg Cabot (sorta)

    Uglies series-Scott Westerfeld

    Midnighters series- Scott Westerfeld


    All American Girl- Meg Cabot

    Airhead- Meg Cabot

    The Earth, My Butt, and Other Big Round Things - Carolyn Mackler

    Fly on the Wall- E. Lockhart

    Megan Meade’s Guide to the McGowan Boys- Kate Brian

    Lucky T- Kate Brian

    The Five People You Meet in Heaven- Mitch Albom

    My Sister’s Keeper- Jodi Picoult

    Change of Heart- Jodi Picoult

    The Da Vinci Code- Dan Brown


    The Angels Trilogy- Lurlene Mcdaniel

    The Pact- Jodi Picoult

    The Notebook- Nicholas Sparks


    Stranger With My Face- Lois Duncan

    Down A Dark Hall- Lois Duncan

    Locked in Time-Lois Duncan

    Any book by R.L Stine

    Non- Fiction

    A Child Called It- Dave Pelzer

    Who Killed My Daughter- Louis Duncan

    Diary of a Young Girl- Anne Frank

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  • June
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    4 years ago

    A fair few- I can't throw them away. As many as I can read. I love books- I would like to have enough to fill one of those walls made of just books. I don't really buy expensive books- I usually get them second hand from Ebay or charity shops. My favourite book is Howls Moving Castle- it is witty, I adore the characters and because it is so familiar to me now- it is comforting so I read it when I am ill or feeling down. I know its kind of a kid book but I think its lovely. Boudica - Dreaming the Serpent by Manda Scott. I have read the other three and this is the last one. I love this series and I can't wait to get a copy. Fantasy- I just like to get away from this world for a while and forget about the bad and even the good of this life adn consider what it would be like somewhere else. If I wanted to learn about the reality of this world or life then I could just watch the news.

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  • 6 years ago

    Could the book be called "Catcher in the Rye"?

    Anyway. Here's my list.

    The Hunger Games-Suzanne Collins(series

    Divergent-Veronica Roth(series)

    The Maze Runner-James Dashner(series)

    Fangirl-Rainbow Rowell. (Amazing)

    Eleanor and Park-Rainbow Rowell (sad)

    Saving Wishes-G.J.Walker Smith (series)

    Second Chance Summer (idk author)

    An Abundance of Katherine's-John Green

    Looking For Alaska-John Green

    Paper Towns-John Green

    TFIOS-John Green

    The Spectacular Now-idk

    So my favorites are :

    The Hunger Games series

    Divergent series

    FANGIRL (it's so amazing I can't even)

    Saving Wishes series (indie series, I read it on iBook)

    I hope this helped! Honestly I love reading hahaha

    Source(s): I'm a Professional Fangirl.
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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    I love Meg Cabot (Heather Wells & Queen of Babble, and tons of others), Sophie Kinsella's (Shopaholic [soon to be movie] & Remember Me), Jennifer Weiner (Good in Bed & Certain Girls) and Emily Giffin (Something Borrowed & Something Blue) books.They are all great authors!

    For a young adult/teen Meg Cabot's young adult books. She is the best author. Also best selling. She wrote tons of books including the Princess Diaries (Movies based on her books), Mediator (upcoming movie), 1-800-Missing (TV show based on her books), Jinx, Airhead and more. She has adult books too, so you can grow with her.

    If you want more info or any of the authors website's email me.

    Source(s): This website will make perfect suggestions based on what you have read.
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  • 1 decade ago

    Catcher in the Rye - and I didn't like it, but my roomie loves it. you can try it if you want

    Otherwise, I would recommend the Twilight series (very addicting). But those are fast reads.

    Maybe, if you like thrillers, you'd like Michael Crichton - I love a bunch of his books, especially Timeline and Congo. They can be really suspenseful and thrilling

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  • 1 decade ago

    Twilight, NEw Moon, Eclipse, and Breaking Dawn...excellent books, fast reads. It's been my experience that even ppl that don't normally like the genre still enjoy these books.

    Of course like any good book it has a following of haters as well.

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  • 6 years ago

    The Long Walk by Stephen King

    Nineteen Minutes by Jodi Picoult

    The Book Thief by Markus Zusak

    The Outsiders by S.E. Hinton (my most favorite book in the world)

    And Then There Were None by Agatha Christie

    By the way, the book your talking about is The Catcher in the Rye by J.D. Salinger. I didn't like it but you might.

    Source(s): My favorite books
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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago

    Gemma Doyle Trilogy by Libba Bray! Very intriguing! If you want mysteries, anything by Dee Henderson or Teri Blackstock!

    Hope i helped!

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  • Are you talking about "Catcher in the Rye"? that's a good book

    Check out Nicholas Sparks also, he's great.

    P.S. I love You, the book is 100x better than the movie, the movie is good in it's own right.

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