Location Author Title Year
YA AND/FF DVD M Andrews, Jesse Me and Earl and the Dying Girl 2012/2015
Me and Earl Seventeen-year-old Greg has managed to become part of every social group at his Pittsburgh high school without having any friends, but his life changes when his mother forces him to befriend Rachel, a girl he once knew in Hebrew school who has leukemia.
YA AUS/FF DVD E Austen, Jane Emma 1815/1996
emma Beautiful, clever, rich - and single - Emma Woodhouse is perfectly content with her life and sees no need for either love or marriage. Nothing, however, delights her more than interfering in the romantic lives of others. But when she ignores the warnings of her good friend Mr. Knightley and attempts to arrange a suitable match for her protégé Harriet Smith, her carefully laid plans soon unravel and have consequences that she never expected.
YA AUS/FF DVD P Austen, Jane Pride and Prejudice 1813/2005
pandp When Elizabeth Bennet first meets eligible bachelor, Fitzwilliam Darcy, she thinks him arrogant and conceited; he is indifferent to her good looks and lively mind. When she later discovers that Darcy has involved himself in the troubled relationship between his friend Bingley and her beloved sister Jane, she is determined to dislike him more than ever.
YA AUS/FF DVD P Austen, Jane and Grahame-Smith, Seth Pride and Prejudice and Zombies 2009/2016
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies A mysterious plague has fallen upon the quiet English village of Meryton--and the dead are returning to life! Feisty heroine Elizabeth Bennet is determined to wipe out the zombie menace, but she's soon distracted by the arrival of the haughty and arrogant Mr. Darcy.
YA AUS/FF DVD S Austen, Jane Sense and Sensibility 1811/1995
sands Marianne Dashwood wears her heart on her sleeve, and when she falls in love with the dashing but unsuitable John Willougby, she ignores her sister Elinor's warning that her impulsive behaviour leaves her open to gossip and innuendo. Meanwhile Elinor, always sensitive to social convention, is struggling to conceal her own romantic disappointment, even from those closest to her. Through their parallel experience of love - and its threatened loss - the sisters learn that sense must mix with sensibility if they are to find personal happiness in a society where status and money govern the rules of love.
YA BOY/FF DVD B Boyne, John The Boy in the Striped Pajamas 2006/2008
pajamas When Bruno returns home from school one day, he discovers that his belongings are being packed in crates. His father has received a promotion and the family must move from their home to a new house far far away, where there is no one to play with and nothing to do. A tall fence running alongside stretches as far as the eye can see and cuts him off from the strange people he can see in the distance.
But Bruno longs to be an explorer and decides that there must be more to this desolate new place than meets the eye. While exploring his new environment, he meets another boy whose life and circumstances are very different to his own, and their meeting results in a friendship that has devastating consequences.
YA BRA/FF DVD S Brashares, Anne The Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants (1 & 2) 2001/2005
sisterhood Carmen, Tibby, Lena and Bridget have been best friends all their lives. They live in the same small American town and usually spend every moment of their long summer holidays together. The year they turn 16 is the first time they have separate plans for the summer but the girls are determined to keep in touch. Tibby buys a pair of jeans in a second-hand shop and the girls discover that the trousers magically fit each of them perfectly, despite their different figures and heights. They hit upon a wonderful plan of sharing the jeans throughout the vacation - sending them on to the next friend when they feel the time is right.
YA CAB/FF DVD P Cabot, Meg The Princess Diaries 2000/2001
princessdiaries Fourteen-year-old Mia, who is trying to lead a normal life as a teenage girl in New York City, is shocked to learn that her father is the Prince of Genovia, a small European principality, and that she is a princess and the heir to the throne.
YA CHB/FF DVD P Chbosky, Stephen The Perks of Being a Wallflower 2004/2013
Perks of Being a Wallflower The Perks of Being a Wallflower is based on the wildly popular novel about a freshman named Charlie who is always watching from the sidelines until a pair of charismatic seniors takes him under their wing. Beautiful, free-spirited Sam and her fearless stepbrother Patrick shepherd Charlie through new friendships, first love, burgeoning sexuality, bacchanalian parties, midnight screenings of The Rocky Horror Picture Show and the quest for the perfect song. Includes bonus features.
YA BROWSING C/FF DVD N Cohn, Rachel and Levithan, David Nick and Norah’s Infinite Playlist 2006/2009
Nick and Norah Nick knows exactly how long it has been since Tris broke up with him - three weeks, two days, and 23 hours. Now she is at his gig, with a new guy. Nick can't understand how she could have moved on so fast. But that night, Nick meets Norah. They have nothing in common except their taste in music. This begins the night of Nick, Norah and Manhattan. Now, this chance meeting will turn into a crusade to find a legendary rock band's secret show, ends up being a first date and a night that will change their lives forever.
YA COL/FF DVD H Collins, Suzanne The Hunger Games 2008/2012
hungergames Katniss is a 16-year-old girl living with her mother and younger sister in the poorest district of Panem, the remains of what used to be the United States. Long ago, the districts waged war on the Capitol and were defeated. As part of the surrender terms, each district agreed to send one boy and one girl to appear in an annual televised event called, "The Hunger Games." The terrain, rules, and level of audience participation may change but one thing is constant: kill or be killed. When her sister is chosen by lottery, Katniss steps up to go in her place.
YA COL/FF DVD C Collins, Suzanne The Hunger Games: Catching Fire 2009/2014
Catching Fire By winning the annual Hunger Games, District 12 tributes Katniss Everdeen and Peeta Mellark have secured a life of safety and plenty for themselves and their families, but because they won by defying the rules, they unwittingly become the faces of an impending rebellion.
YA COL/FF DVD M Collins, Suzanne The Hunger Games: Mockingjay 2010/2015
Mockingjay The Capitol is angry that Katniss Everdeen has survived the Hunger Games twice, stirring unrest by having defied the rules, and President Snow has made it clear that she, her family and friends, and the people of District 12 may all be held accountable.
YA BROWSING C/FF DVD W Cross, Shauna Derby Girl/Whip It 2007/2010
Derby whip When sixteen-year-old rebel Bliss Cavendar, who is miserable living in a small Texas town with her beauty pageant obsessed mother, secretly joins a roller derby team under the name "Babe Ruthless," her life gets better, although infinitely more confusing.
YA DAS/FF DVD M Dashner, James The Maze Runner 2009/2014
Maze Runner Sixteen-year-old Thomas wakes up with no memory in the middle of a maze and realizes he must work with the community in which he finds himself if he is to escape.
YA DAS/FF DVD S Dashner, James The Scorch Trials 2010/2015
Scorch Trials After surviving horrific conditions in the Maze, Thomas is entrapped, along with nineteen other boys, in a scientific experiment designed to observe their responses and gather data believed to be essential for the survival of the human race.
YA DEL/FF DVD S Delaney, Joseph The Last Apprentice/Seventh Son 2005/2015
Seventh Son Apprentice In a time of enchantments when legends and magic collide, the sole remaining warrior of a mystical order travels to find a prophesized hero born with incredible powers. Torn from his quiet life as a farmhand, the unlikely young hero embarks on a daring adventure with his battle-hardened mentor to vanquish a dark queen and the army of supernatural assassins she has dispatched against their kingdom.
YA DES/FF DVD H Dessen, Sarah That Summer & Someone Like You/How to Deal 1996 & 1998/2003


That Summer: For 15-year-old Haven, her summer is framed by two weddings--her father's and her sister Ashley's. Nothing seems stable except for her memories of the summer that Ashley dated Sumner Lee, who suddenly reappears in Haven's life, giving her a perfect link to that perfect past--and her future.

Someone Like You: Halley has always followed in the wake of her best friend, Scarlett. But when Scarlett learns that her boyfriend has been killed in a motorcycle accident, and that she's carrying his baby, she's devastated. For the first time ever, Scarlett really needs Halley. Though their friendship may be tested by the strain, like a true friendship, it will endure.

YA FIT/FF DVD G Fitzgerald, F. Scott The Great Gatsby 1925/2012
gastby The Great Gatsby follows viable writer Nick Carraway as he leaves the Midwest and comes to New York City in the spring of 1922. Chasing his own American Dream, Nick lands next door to Jay Gatsby, and across the bay from his cousin, Daisy, and her husband, Tom Buchanan. Nick is drawn into the captivating world of the rich and their loves and deceits. As he bears witness, he pens a tale of impossible love, incorruptible dreams and tragedy, and holds a mirror to our own modern times and struggles.
YA FOR/FF DVD I Forman, Gayle If I Stay 2009/2014
If I Stay While in a coma following an automobile accident that killed her parents and younger brother, seventeen-year-old Mia, a gifted cellist, weighs whether to live with her grief or join her family in death.
YA FUN/C DVD I Funke, Cornelia Inkheart 2003/2009


Meggie lives a quiet life alone with her father, a bookbinder. But her father has a deep secret--he possesses an extraordinary magical power. One day a mysterious stranger arrives who seems linked to her father's past. Who is this sinister character and what does he want? Suddenly Meggie is involved in a breathless game of escape and intrigue as her father's life is put in danger. Will she be able to save him in time?
YA GAI/FF DVD S Gaiman, Neil Stardust 1998/2007
stardust Tristan has lost his heart to the cool, distant Victoria, and in order to win her hand, he vows to retrieve a star they saw falling from the sky. To do this, he must go over an ancient wall, and is propelled into a world that is dangerous and strange beyond imagining.
YA GAR/FF DVD B Garcia, Kami and Stohl, Margaret Beautiful Creatures 2009/2013
beautifulcreatures In a small South Carolina town, where it seems little has changed since the Civil War, sixteen-year-old Ethan is powerfully drawn to Lena, a new classmate with whom he shares a psychic connection and whose family hides a dark secret that may be revealed on her sixteenth birthday.
YA GOL/C DVD P Goldman, William The Princess Bride 1973/1987
princessbride In 1941 a young boy lies bedridden from pneumonia. His perpetually disheveled and unattractive father, an immigrant from Florin with terribly broken English, shuffles into his bedroom carrying a book. The boy wants to know if it has any sports. His father says, "Fencing. Fighting. Torture. Poison. True love. Hate. Revenge. Giants. Hunters. Bad men. Good men. Beautifulest ladies. Snakes. Spiders. Beasts of all natures and descriptions. Pain. Death. Brave men. Coward men. Strongest men. Chases. Escapes. Lies. Truths. Passions. Miracles." And the little boy, though he doesn’t know it, is about to change forever.
YA GRE/FF DVD F Green, John The Fault in Our Stars 2012/2014
Fault in Our Stars Hazel and Gus are two extraordinary teenagers who share an acerbic wit, a disdain for the conventional, and a love that sweeps them on an unforgettable journey. Their relationship is all the more miraculous, given that they met and fell in love at a cancer support group.
YA HIA/FF DVD H Hiaasen, Carl Hoot 2003/2006


Roy Eberhardt has recently, and unhappily, arrived in Florida. Roy's family moves a lot so he's used to the new-kid drill - and to bullies like Dana Matherson. Anyway, it's because of Dana that Roy gets to see the mysterious running boy. Suddenly life in Florida is looking up.
YA HOR/FF DVD A Horowitz, Anthony Alex Rider: Stormbreaker 2001/2006
alexrider Alex Rider has been trained since birth for a career as a spy. It's not until his beloved uncle, Ian Rider, dies that Alex learns of his intended purpose in life. At just 14, Alex is not sure he can do all that is required of a super spy. Without much choice he is taken under the wing of Britain's secret intelligence service. The Special Operations Division of the MI6 sends Alex on a mission which could save or cost millions their lives. As Alex embarks on his greatest challenge yet, he learns all is not as it seems. Equipped with super spy training, Alex is prepared to deal with whatever comes his way.
YA JON/FF DVD H Jones, Diana Wynne Howl’s Moving Castle 1986/2006
howlsall Eldest of three sisters in a land where it is considered to be a misfortune, Sophie is resigned to her fate as a hat shop apprentice until a witch turns her into an old woman and she finds herself in the castle of the greatly feared wizard Howl.
YA BROWSING K/FF DVD D Keplinger, Kody The DUFF (Designated Ugly Fat Friend) 2014/2015
The DUFF When seventeen-year-old Bianca Piper starts sleeping with Wesley Rush, a notorious womanizer who disgusts her, in order to distract her from her personal problems, she is surprised to find that they have a lot in common.
YA GRAPHIC HUL/FF DVD H Lee, Stan The Hulk/The Incredible Hulk 1962/2003/2008
hulk Caught in the heart of a nuclear explosion, victim of gamma radiation gone wild, Dr. Robert Bruce Banner now finds himself transformed during times of stress into the dark personification of his repressed rage and fury: The Incredible Hulk!
YA LE/FF DVD T LeGuin, Ursula K. Tales from Earthsea 2001/2011
earthsea In a mythical world filled with magic and bewitchment, crops are dwindling, dragons have reappeared, and humanity is giving way to chaos. Journey with Lord Archmage Sparrowhawk, a master wizard, and Arren, a troubled young prince, on a tale of redemption and self-discovery as they search for the force behind a mysterious imbalance in the land of Earthsea.
YA LEE/FF DVD T Lee, Harper To Kill a Mockingbird 1960/1962
mockingbird Scout and her brother Jem, live in the fictional town of Maycomb, Alabama, during the 1930s. The town is riveted and torn by a sensational trial, in which Scout and Jem's upright lawyer-father, Atticus Finch, defends a black man accused of raping a white girl. Scout and Jem had begun the story as innocent children, spend their days playing games and spying on the town bogeyman, Boo Radley, but as the trial unfolds, they begin to learn of the racism and evil prevalent in the town, and mature painfully as they are exposed to it.
YA LOR/FF DVD I Lore, Pittacus I Am Number Four 2010/2011
four In rural Ohio, friendships and a beautiful girl prove distracting to a fifteen-year-old who has hidden on Earth for ten years waiting to develop the Legacies, or powers, he will need to rejoin the other six surviving Garde members and fight the Mogadorians who destroyed their planet, Lorien.
YA MAR/FF DVD W Marion, Isaac Warm Bodies 2011/2013
warmbodies R is a zombie. He has no memories, no identity, and no pulse, but he has dreams. He doesn't enjoy killing people; he enjoys riding escalators and listening to Frank Sinatra. He is a little different from his fellow Dead. After a zombie epidemic, R rescues Julie (a human survivor) from a zombie attack. The two form a special relationship in their struggle for survival and R becomes increasingly more human, setting off a chain of events that begins to transform the other zombies and maybe even the whole lifeless world.
YA MEA/FF DVD V Mead, Richelle Vampire Academy 2007/2014
Vampire Academy Rose Hathaway is a Dhampir, half-human and half-vampire, who is preparing to be a guardian at St. Vladimir's Academy. Her destiny is to protect the Moroi, peaceful, mortal vampires from the evil, immortal Strigoi vampires.
YA MEY/FF DVD T Meyer, Stephenie Twilight; The Twilight Saga: New Moon; The Twilight Saga: Eclipse; The Twilight Saga: Breaking Dawn (Part 1 and Part 2) 2005/2008; 2006/2009; 2007/2010; 2008/2012-2013


When Isabella Swan moves to the gloomy town of Forks and meets Edward Cullen, her life takes a thrilling and terrifying turn. With his porcelain skin, golden eyes, mesmerizing voice, and supernatural gifts, Edward is both irresistible and impenetrable. Up until now, he has managed to keep his true identity hidden, but Bella is determined to uncover his dark secret. What Bella doesn't realize is the closer she gets to him, the more she is putting herself and those around her at risk.
YA MOR/FF DVD W Morpugo, Michael War Horse 2007/2012
warhorse Set against a sweeping canvas of rural England and Europe during the First World War, begins with the remarkable friendship between a horse named Joey and a young man called Albert, who tames and trains him. When they are forcefully parted, the film follows the extraordinary journey of the horse as he moves through the war, changing and inspiring the lives of all those he meets; British cavalry, German soldiers, and a French farmer and his granddaughter.
YA PAO/FF DVD E Paolini, Christopher Eragon 2003/2006


Fifteen-year-old Eragon believes that he is merely a poor farm boy—until his destiny as a Dragon Rider is revealed. Gifted with only an ancient sword, a loyal dragon, and sage advice from an old storyteller, Eragon is soon swept into a dangerous tapestry of magic, glory, and power. Now his choices could save—or destroy—the Empire.
YA RIO/C DVD P Riordan, Rick Percy Jackson and the Olympians: The Lightning Thief 2005/2010


Odd things keep on happening to Percy Jackson: he gets kicked out of school every year, and his math teacher just turned into a flying monster and tried to kill him! At last he finds out why - he's a son of the Greek god of water, Poseidon. And now he has to go on a quest to the Underworld and challenge Hades, god of death.
YA RIO/C DVD P Riordan, Rick Percy Jackson and the Olympians: Sea of Monsters 2006/2010
percyjsea Demigod Percy Jackson and his friends must journey into the Sea of Monsters to save their camp. But first, Percy will discover a secret that makes him wonder whether being claimed as Poseidon’s son is an honor or a cruel joke.
YA ROT/FF DVD D Roth, Veronica Divergent 2011/2014
Divergent all In a future Chicago, sixteen-year-old Beatrice Prior must choose among five predetermined factions to define her identity for the rest of her life, a decision made more difficult when she discovers that she is an anomaly who does not fit into any one group, and that the society she lives in is not perfect after all.
YA ROT/FF DVD I Roth, Veronica Insurgent 2012/2015
Insurgent all As war surges in the dystopian society around her, sixteen-year-old Divergent Tris Prior must continue trying to save those she loves--and herself--while grappling with haunting questions of grief and forgiveness, identity and loyalty, politics and love.
YA ROT/FF DVD A Roth, Veronica Allegiant 2013/2016
Allegiant all The faction-based society that Tris Prior once believed in is shattered - fractured by violence and power struggles and scarred by loss and betrayal. So when offered a chance to explore the world past the limits she's known, Tris is ready. But will she be prepared to face impossible choices about courage, allegiance, sacrifice and love?
YA ROW/FF DVD H Rowling, J.K. Harry Potter Series (Harry Potter & the Sorcerer’s Stone; HP & the Chamber of Secrets; HP & the Prisoner of Azkaban; HP & the Goblet of Fire; HP & the Order of the Phoenix; HP & the Half-Blood Prince)

1997/2001; 1998/2002; 1999/2004; 2000/2005; 2003/2007;



The novels revolve around Harry Potter, an orphan who discovers at the age of eleven that he is a wizard. Wizard ability is inborn, but children are sent to wizarding school to learn the magical skills necessary to succeed in the wizarding world. Harry is invited to attend the boarding school called Hogwarts School of Witchcraft and Wizardry. Each book chronicles one year in Harry's life, and most of the events take place at Hogwarts. As he struggles through adolescence, Harry learns to overcome many magical, social and emotional hurdles.
YA Graphic SCO/FF DVD S O’Malley, Bryan Lee Scott Pilgrim’s Precious Little Life/Scott Pilgrim Vs. the World 2004/2010


Scott Pilgrim's Precious Little Life introduces the reader to Scott Pilgrim, a nerdy, "hipster" band member with a quick wit and troubles in the romance department. After having a dream of beautiful Ramona Flowers and later spotting her, Scott is convinced she is "the one," despite the fact that he is currently dating Knives Chau, a Catholic school girl. Over the course of the first book, Scott and Ramona begin a relationship, only for Scott to discover he must defeat her 7 evil exes before they can be together in peace. On top of it all, he has his friends, Knives, and his band to deal with.
YA SHE/FF DVD V Shelley, Mary Frankenstein/Victor Frankenstein 1818/2016
Frankenstein A monster assembled by a scientist from parts of dead bodies develops a mind of his own as he learns to loathe himself and hate his creator.
YA BROWSING T/FF DVD T Tharp, Tim The Spectacular Now 2008/2014
spectacularnow In the last months of high school, charismatic eighteen-year-old Sutter Keely lives in the present, staying drunk or high most of the time. That could all change when he starts working to boost the self-confidence of a classmate, Aimee.
YA TOL/FF DVD L Tolkien, J.R.R. The Lord of the Rings Trilogy


The hobbit Frodo and his elvish friends get swept up in a mighty conflict with the dark lord Sauron, the monstrous Gollum, the Cracks of Doom, and the awful power of the magical One Ring.
YA TOL/FF DVD H Tolkien, J.R.R. The Hobbit Trilogy

Bilbo Baggins, a respectable, well-to-do hobbit, lives comfortably in his hobbit-hole until the day the wandering wizard Gandalf chooses him to take part in an adventure from which he may never return.

YA BROWSING V/FF DVD I Vizzini, Ned It’s Kind of a Funny Story 2006/2011
Funny Story Sometimes what's in your head isn't as crazy as you think ... that's certainly true for Craig, a stressed-out teenager who checks himself into a mental health clinic for some time out. What he finds instead is an unlikely mentor, a potential new romance and an opportunity to begin anew.
YA WEL/FF DVD W Wells, H.G. War of the Worlds 1898/2005


It started as a series of seemingly mundane reports about odd atmospheric disturbances taking place on Mars and progressed to the arrival of Martians just outside of London. At first the Martians seem laughable, hardly able to move in Earth's comparatively heavy gravity even enough to raise themselves out of the pit created when their spaceship landed. But soon the Martians reveal their true nature as death machines 100-feet tall rise up from the pit and begin laying waste to the surrounding land.

YA YAN/FF DVD # Yancey, Rick The 5th Wave 2013/2016
5th Wave Sixteen-year-old Cassie Sullivan is trying to survive a world devastated by the waves of an alien invasion, while trying to save her five-year-old brother Sam from a training camp that was created by the Others (the aliens).
YA ZUS/FF DVD B Zusak, Marcus The Book Thief 2006/2016
The Book Thief Trying to make sense of the horrors of World War II, Death relates the story of Liesel--a young German girl whose book-stealing and story-telling talents help sustain her family and the Jewish man they are hiding, as well as their neighbors.

Last Updated: September 2016

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