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Boys 16+
Essential reading for every boy aged 16+. Regardless of genre, format, length and how dull the cover looks, every one is a winner. Go on, you know you want to read them...


Fahrenheit 451
Fahrenheit 451

by Ray Bradbury (1953)

 


Junk
Junk

by Melvin Burgess (1996)

 


The woman in black
The woman in black

by Susan Hill (1983)

 


The spy who
              came in from the cold
The spy who came in from the cold

by John Le Carré (1963)

Third book in the George Smiley series
Can be read & loved without having read any previous books in this series


To kill a mockingbird
To kill a mockingbird

by Harper Lee (1960)

 


The knife of
              never letting go
The knife of never letting go

by Partrick Ness (2008)

First book in the Chaos walking series


Life: An exploded diagram
Life: An exploded diagram

by Mal Peet (2011)

 


Animal farm
Animal farm

by George Orwell (1945)

 


The catcher in the rye
The catcher in the rye

by J.D.
Salinger (1951)

 


Between shades of gray
Between shades of gray

by Ruta
Sepetys (2011)

 


Frankenstein
Frankenstein

by Mary Shelley (1818)

 


The book thief
The book thief

by Marcus Zusak (2005)

 



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