To gain the diploma read eight (8) books from the list. Try to find titles from different categories. If you can't find suitable books, ask an adult to help you. The grade recommendations are for guidance only, not a strict rule. If you can find the titles as audio books, you can also listen to some of them.
Everything was ordinary for Arthur Dent until his house got demolished and soon after Earth as well. His best friend has just announced that he's an alien and now they are hurtling through space with nothing but their towels and innocuous-looking book...
YA All Chloe Saunders wants is a life like any normal teenager – the chance to get through school, make friends, and maybe meet a boy. But when she starts seeing ghosts, she knows that life will never be the same again.
YA Alina Starkov has never been good at anything. But when her regiment is attacked, Alina reveals a dormant power that could change everything…
YA Kaz Brekker is a criminal prodigy and he has been offered wealth beyond his wildest dreams. He just needs to pull off a seemingly impossible heist…
Most kids would do anything to pass the Iron Trial. Not Callum Hunt. He wants to fail.
YA Thirty-five beautiful girls. Thirty-five beautiful rivals!
YA The Moon has been colonized. Earth is torn apart by war and energy crisis. What will happen to poster girl Aggie when she learns more about the world she’s living in?
YA Dustwalk is Amani's home. The desert sand is in her bones. But she wants to escape. More than a want. A need.
Jones, Diana Wynne
"How about making a bargain with me?" said the demon. "I'll break your spell if you agree to break this contact I'm under."
Maas, Sarah J.
YA Meet Celaena Sardothien. Beautiful. Deadly. Destined for greatness.
YA When Fletcher discovers that he has the ability to summon demons from another world, he travels to Adept Military Academy. There Fletcher is trained in the art of summoning and put through grueling training to fight against orcs...
YA Cinder is a sixteen-year-old cyborg, being a cyborg does have its benefits. But on the downside she is considered a technological mistake by most of society and a burden by her stepmother.
Mikey is just an ordinary guy that isn’t supposed ti fight zombies or whatever the heck this new this new thing is, with the blue lights and the death?
Comic. Nimona is an impulsive young shapeshifter with a knack for villainy. Lord Ballister Blackheart is a villain with a vendetta. As sidekick and supervillain, Nimona and Lord Blackheart are about to wreak some serious havoc.
YA They are trapped, frozen. Waiting. Straining against the wood that holds them.
What if a beautiful vintage dress could take you back in time?
YA Tally is turning 16 soon and she can’t wait as she’ll be operated to become pretty. But then her friend skips town and Tally’s life gets complicated…
Anderson, Natalie C.
YA Sixteen-year-old Tina and two friends leave Kenya and slip into the Congo, from where she and her mother fled years before, seeking revenge for her mother's murder but uncovering startling secrets...
YA Just your average boy-meets-girl, girl-kills-people story.
YA After waking up on an operating table with no memory of how she got there, Noa must team up with computer hacker Peter to stop a corrupt corporation with a deadly secret.
There's a dead man at the end of Toby's bed. He says that Toby killed him. Did he?
Something is brewing in the town of Whitby. To best friends Lil and Verne, it just seems like a particularly bad storm. But Cherry Cerise fears that it's not...
YA We are the Liars. We are beautiful, privileged and live a life of carefree luxury. We are cracked and broken.
Collection of traditional tales and legends that brings together stories from all over the world. Watch out for things that go bump in the night...
Comic. Darren goes to a freak show with his friend. It's the gothic Cirque du Freak where weird, half human/half animals appear and interact with the audience.
Toro , Guillermo del
Jim Sturges is a typical teen and lives in sleepy town. Everything changes when a 45-year-old mystery resurfaces and threatens the lives of everyone in his town…
YA All’s not well at the Hummingbird Creek wellness resort. No one can see in. No one can get out...
This is a magnificent collection of 366 poems compiled by Allie Esiri, one to share for every night of the year. The poems - together with introductory paragraphs - have a link to the date on which they appear.
Alcott, Louisa May
Meg is the eldest and on the brink of love. Then there's tomboy Jo who longs to be a writer. Sweet-natured Beth always puts others first, and finally there's Amy, the youngest and most precocious. Together they are the March sisters.
Comic. Do you love networking to advance your career? Is adulthood an exciting new challenge for which you feel fully prepared? Ugh. Please go away.
YA Even though Amelie has impeccable taste in music, she somehow finds herself backstage at the Keep’s only UK gig. She expects to hate being there with the boyband, but she feels a grudging respect…
YA One cold night, in a most unlikely corner of Chicago, teenager Will Grayson crosses paths with...
YA Sixteen-year-old Lara Jean has written a love letter to all the boys she has ever loved. One day the letters get accidentally mailed and Lara Jean’s love life gets complicated…
YA Aubrey suffers from an anxiety disorder. She’s unable to leave the house or even take off her dark glasses. With the help of therapy and the friendship of her brother’s friend Linus she starts slowly to get better.
Comic. Finnish Nightmares is a book about what it is like to be a Finn in social occasions. For a foreigner the book opens implied codes that can be difficult to understand but are shared with all Finns.
YA DIMILY trilogy follows the lives of Eden Munro and Tyler Bruce as they try to find their way in an increasingly confusing world.
What would you do if you shamed yourself on local TV? In 1990 Johanna Morrigan did that and decides that she can’t be Johanna anymore. She reinvents herself as Dolly Wilde…
YA Jonny has a faulty heart. Niamh has just lost her twin brother in a tragic accident. Soon Jonny is on the mend but desperate to know more about his donor.
YA Eleanor is the new girl and she couldn't stick out more. Park is the quiet boy and thinks he's made himself invisible. But slowly, steadily, through late-night conversations and an ever growing stack of mix tapes, they fall for each other.
A tale of fanfiction, family, and first love.
Elena is a huge Star Wars fan, so when the new Star Wars: the Force Awakens is coming Elena decides to queue in front of her local cinema. Elena expects bonding and celebration, instead she finds out she’s one of only three people and has no place to go to the bathroom.
Comic and e-book. Teenagers are unpredictable creatures. They don’t seem to follow a schedule, observe rules (of the road or basic logic), but every once in a while, they make a surprising amount of sense.
Comic. Catrina and her family are moving to the coast of Northern California because her little sister is sick. Cat finds very quickly that there's something different about the town of Bahía de Luna...
Comic. Callie loves theater but she can't sing. So instead she's the set designer for the drama department stage crew. She's determined to create an awesome set, but how can she when there's so much drama onstage and offstage?
Does change always do you good?
One family, three sisters. And Mia is the mess in the middle.
You can't stop the future. You can't rewind the past. The only way to learn the secret . . . is to press play.
YA Tessa has just months to live. So, she compiles a list: To Do Before I Die.
YA After a terrible car crash Mia must make the most difficult decision of the life.
YA Cody’s best friend Meg has committed suicide. Heartbroken and alone Cody tries to understand what drove Meg to take her own life.
Hinton, S. E.
YA Youngsters in a small Oklahoma town have split into two gangs, divided by money, tastes and attitude.
YA Ghalib doesn't want to leave his home in Syria, but it's too dangerous there. Ghalib leaves his home with his family, but he gets separated from his family...
Palacio, R. J.
Auggie Pullman is an ordinary boy with an extraordinary face. When he starts his very first school year, he just hopes that people in his school can see that he's just like them.
Amanda Hardy is the new girl in school in Lambertville, Tennessee. Like any other girl, all she wants is to make friends and fit in. But Amanda is keeping a secret...