Popular and recommended authors who write Young Adult fiction and non-fiction. Discover your new favourite writer today!
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Elizabeth Acevedo - find out more about this award-winning author and poet and her work.
Jay Asher - the American writer and novelist's best-known book is the bestseller "Thirteen reasons why".
Malorie Blackman - the former children’s laureate is an award winning writer of over 60 books for children and young adults. Fans of recent TV series Noughts & Crosses will delight in discovering more stories from this bestselling author.
Meg Cabot - author of The Princess Diaries series as well as several other novels for teenagers.
Suzanne Collins - author of The Hunger Games, the popular novel in which 16-year-old Katniss is forced to represent her district in the annual fight to the death on live TV.
Sarah Crossan - winner of the CILIP Carnegie Medal and the YA Book Prize, her books are beautifully written in poetry and verse.
Phil Earle - author of several award-winning novels including Being Billy who has been shortlisted for the Branford Boase Award.
Neil Gaiman - creator of works of prose, poetry, film, journalism, comics, song lyrics, and drama.
John Green - bestselling author of "The Fault in Our Stars" and many other titles.
Charlie Higson - successful author, actor, comedian and writer for television and radio.
Anthony Horowitz - author of the number one bestselling Alex Rider books and the Power of Five Series.
Robert Muchamore - author of the Cherub series and Henderson’s Boys.
Patrick Ness - multi-award winning author of "The knife of never letting go", "A Monster calls" and many more.
Philip Pullman - author of the series "His dark materials" and "The book of dust: la belle sauvage".
J.K. Rowling - information about this author and her books, including the world-famous Harry Potter series, of course, as well as Harry Potter at Home - full of magical treats, crafting videos, quizzes, puzzles and more!
Angie Thomas - a former teen rapper, Angie is the author of the bestselling "The Hate U give", which was also made into a film.
Benjamin Zephaniah - internationally renowned performance poet, playwright and also acclaimed author of bestselling young adult novels: Face, Gangsta Rap, Refugee Boy and Terror Kid.