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Writes of Passage

In 2014 we asked young people and adults nationwide to nominate the books that have rocked their worlds, to help us create our Writes of Passagethe ultimate list of 50 books that will change YOUR life and keep you reading. Enjoy the results!

Download and print the complete Writes of Passage list here.
Download and print the Writes of Passage poster here.

Find books that will:

The Wasp Factory
The Kite Runner
Harry Potter series
The Life of Pi
War Horse
Geek Girl
Angus, Thongs and Full Frontal Snogging
Lord Loss
Skulduggery Pleasant
The Lord of the Rings
A Street Cat Named Bob
My Sister’s Keeper
The Shining
The Rats
How I Live Now
The Outsiders
The Catcher in the Rye
The Fault in Our Stars
Of Mice and Men
The Secret Diary of Adrian Mole Aged 13 3/4
Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Wuthering Heights
The Diary of a Young Girl
Jane Eyre
Pride and Prejudice
A Clockwork Orange
The Great Gatsby
Percy Jackson series
The Color Purple
The Hitchhiker’s Guide to the Galaxy
The Book Thief
Noughts and Crosses
To Kill a Mockingbird
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
The Time Traveller’s Wife
Before I Die
The Hunger Games
Northern Lights
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
I Capture the Castle
Catch 22
The Knife of Never Letting Go
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones