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You Won't Want to Miss These Must-Read Books for Different Age Groups!

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Must-read books are those that are considered essential or highly recommended by readers and critics alike. These books can span a wide range of genres and appeal to people of all ages. Whether you're a kid looking for a great story, a teenager seeking a relatable protagonist, an adult in need of a little escapism, or a senior looking to stay mentally active, there's a must-read book out there for you.

In this post, we'll be exploring a list of must-read books for different age groups. We'll start with recommendations for kids and teens, then move on to books for adults. Whether you're a seasoned reader or just starting out, there's something on this list for everyone. So let's dive in and see what must-read books we can add to our reading lists!



Must-Read Books for Kids and Teens


Introducing kids to reading at a young age is crucial for their cognitive development and can set them up for a lifetime of learning. It's also a great way to spark their imagination and help them learn about the world around them. If you're looking for some must-read books to share with the kids in your life, here are some recommendations to get you started:


  • Picture Books:

  • "Pout Pout Fish" by Deborah Diesen

  • "Giraffes Can't Dance" by Giles Andreae

  • "The Paper Bag Princess" by Robert Munsch

  • "The Wonderful Things You Will Be" by Emily Winfield Martin

  • "Brown Bear, Brown Bear, What Do You See?" by Bill Martin Jr.


  • Early Chapter Books:

  • "Amelia Bedelia" by Peggy Parish

  • "Junie B Jones" by Barbara Park

  • "The Boxcar Children" by Gertrude Chandler Warner

  • "Holes" by Louis Sachar


  • Middle Grade Novels:

  • "Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone" by J.K. Rowling

  • "The Hunger Games" by Suzanne Collins

  • "The Giver" by Lois Lowry

  • "The Maze Runner" by James Dashner

  • "Coraline" by Neil Gaiman


  • Young Adult Fiction:

  • "To Kill a Mockingbird" by Harper Lee

  • "The Perks of Being a Wallflower" by Stephen Chbosky

  • "A Good Girl's Guide To Murder" by Holly Jackson

  • "The Fault in Our Stars" by John Green

  • "The Outsiders" by S.E. Hinton


Must-Read Books for Adults


Reading can be a great form of escapism and relaxation for adults, providing a temporary escape from the stresses of everyday life. Whether you're a fan of literary fiction, romance, mystery, or non-fiction, there's a must-read book out there for you. Here are some recommendations to get you started:

  • Literary Fiction:

  • "The Seven Husbands of Evelyn Hugo" by Taylor Jenkins Reid

  • "The Great Alone" by Kristin Hannah

  • "All The Light We Cannot See" by Anthony Doerr

  • "The Kite Runner" by Khaled Hosseini

  • "The Song of Achilles" by Madeline Miller


  • Romance:

  • "Every Summer After" by Carley Fortune

  • "One True Loves" by Taylor Jenkins Reid

  • "Swear On This Life" by Renee Carlino

  • "The Light We Lost" by Jill Santopolo

  • ""November 9" by Colleen Hoover


  • Mystery/Thriller:

  • "Behind Closed Doors" by B.A. Paris

  • "A Nearly Normal Family" by M.T. Edvardsson

  • "Creep" by Jennifer Hillier

  • "Pretty Little Wife" by Darby Kane

  • "Hidden Pictures" by Jason Rekulak


  • Non-fiction:

  • "When Breath Becomes Air" by Paul Kalanithi

  • "Greenlights by Matthew McConaughey

  • "Atomic Habits" by James Clear

  • "I'm Glad My Mom Died" by Jennette McCurdy

  • "Educated" by Tara Westover


The End

There you have it - a list of must-read books for different age groups. Whether you're a kid looking for a great story, a teenager seeking a relatable protagonist, an adult in need of a little escapism, or a senior looking to stay mentally active, there's a must-read book out there for you. So don't be afraid to pick up a book and give it a try - you never know, you might just discover your new favorite author!


Did any of these must-read books make it onto your reading list? Let us know in the comments which books you're excited to dive into, and feel free to share your own must-read book recommendations with the community. Happy reading!


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“‘People Always Read Books; the Habit Has Only Increased Post Pandemic.’” The Indian Express, 4 July 2022, indianexpress.com/article/books-and-literature/reading-books-habit-post-pandemic-e-book-printed-books-readers-millennials-8006807.

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