A few weeks back I shared author Michael Gerard Bauer's top 20 Australian Young Adult novels. Now, here's his top 10 international middle-grade and YA books.
1. The Knife of Never Letting Go (and entire 'Chaos Walking' Trilogy) - Patrick Ness
2. Will Grayson Will Grayson - David Levithan and John Green
3. Looking For Alaska - John Green
4. The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time - Mark Haddon
5. Wonder - R J Palacio
6. Ostrich Boys - Keith Gray
7. The Hunger Games - Suzanne Collins
8. Holes - Louis Sachar
9. Maggot Moon - Sally Gardner
10. The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian - Sherman Alexie
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