Which american author would you say is the best for a teenager to read?

This is for an AP english comp paper . i have to read several books by each author and write a paper on the univeral theme.

i want a book that will be interesting to me. I am aethiest, so it would be preferable to have a book thats main focus is not religious. thank you.

Edward Albee

Sherman Alexie

Sherwood Anderson

James Baldwin

Saul Bellow

Stephen V, Benet

Abrose Pierce

Ray Bradbury

Gwendolyn Brooks

Charles B. Brown

William Cullen Bryant

Pearl S. Buck

Raymond Carver

Willa Cather

Kate Chopin

Sanda Cisneros

Walter Clarke

James F. Cooper

Stephen Crane

James Dickey

John Dos Passos

Theodore Dreiser

T.S. Elliot

Ralph Elison

William Faulkner

F. Scott Fitzergerald

Charlotte P. Gillman

Nathaniel Hawthorne

Joseph Heller

Ernest Hemingway

William Dean Howells

Langston Hughes

Zora N. Hurston

John Irving

Shirley Jackson

Henry James

Randall Jerrel

Sarah Orne Jewett

Sinclair Lewis

Jack London

Henry W. Longfellow

Cormac Mcarthy

Carson Mccullers

Norman Mailer

Bernard Malamud

Herman Melville

Arthur Miller

N. Scott Momaday

Roni Morrison

Frank Norris

Tim o'Brian

Flannery O' Conner

Eugene O'Neill

Dorothy Parker

Katherine A. Porter

Edwin A. Robinson

Richard Russo

J.D Salinger

Upton Sinclair

Gertrude Stein

John Stienbeck

Amy Tan

James Thurber

Mark Twain

John Updike

Gore Vidal

Alice Walker

Eudora Welty

Tennesee Williams

Austust Willison

Thomas WOlf

RIchard Wright.

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  • Anonymous
    1 decade ago
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    Bradbury, Farenheit 451

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