Good Books for Teenage Boys

A Listmania! list by Mr. M. Campling "founder of gudbux.com - about good books for teenage boys" (UK)
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Skellig
1.  Skellig by David Almond
The list author says:
  "A modern tale - dark yet hopeful.  A good introduction to David Almond."
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Kit's Wilderness
2.  Kit's Wilderness by David Almond
The list author says:
  "David Almond at his disturbing best - for teenage to adult."
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Mortal Engines
3.  Mortal Engines by Mr Philip Reeve
The list author says:
  "A futuristic, complex and gripping vision."
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Predator's Gold (Mortal Engines Quartet)
4.  Predator's Gold (Mortal Engines Quartet) by Philip Reeve
The list author says:
  "The action continues from Mortal Engines - you may as well read all four."
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Northern Lights (His Dark Materials)
5.  Northern Lights (His Dark Materials) by Philip Pullman
The list author says:
  "A much deeper vision than the film could hope for - you'll want to complete the trilogy."
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The Machine Gunners
6.  The Machine Gunners by Robert Westall
The list author says:
  "Let's not forget Westall - a modern classic that'll take you back to bomb craters of the blitz."
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Kensuke's Kingdom
7.  Kensuke's Kingdom by Michael Morpurgo
The list author says:
  "Morpurgo's best book?  A fast-pace and twists in the plot - what more do you need?"
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The Seeing Stone (Arthur)
8.  The Seeing Stone (Arthur) by Kevin Crossley-Holland
The list author says:
  "An astonishing book.  Very short chapters keep the pace fast and weave the legends of King Arthur with medieval history.  A complex and satisfying story."
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At the Crossing Places: Arthur 2
9.  At the Crossing Places: Arthur 2 by Kevin Crossley-Holland
The list author says:
  "The story of medieval knight-to-be Arthur continues.  You won't be able to stop yourself reading the whole trilogy."
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The Snow Spider Trilogy
10.  The Snow Spider Trilogy by Jenny Nimmo
The list author says:
  "Magic isn't fun.  Magic is frightening.  Magic is dark and mysterious.  Magic has power that will haunt you."
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The Recruit (Cherub)
11.  The Recruit (Cherub) by Robert Muchamore
The list author says:
  "A darned good read.  Fast, fun and plenty of fighting.  Your mum won't approve."
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CHERUB: Class A
12.  CHERUB: Class A by Robert Muchamore
The list author says:
  "You'll want to follow 'The Recruit'.  This is the next, darker, episode."
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4.4 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (153 customer reviews)

Stormbreaker (Alex Rider)
13.  Stormbreaker (Alex Rider) by Anthony Horowitz
The list author says:
  "If you thought the film was lame, don't worry.  The book is grittier and much better for it."
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Artemis Fowl
14.  Artemis Fowl by Eoin Colfer
The list author says:
  "Fun.  It won't take you long and it'll give you a grin or two."
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Wolf Brother: Chronicles of Ancient Darkness Book 1
15.  Wolf Brother: Chronicles of Ancient Darkness Book 1 by Michelle Paver
The list author says:
  "Plenty of action and lots of stone-age detail to give it depth."
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4.8 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (151 customer reviews)

Spirit Walker: Chronicles of Ancient Darkness Book 2
16.  Spirit Walker: Chronicles of Ancient Darkness Book 2 by Michelle Paver
The list author says:
  "If Wolf Brother has left you wanting more, this is the one.  Some say it's better than the first.  You be the judge."
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The Supernaturalist
17.  The Supernaturalist by Eoin Colfer
The list author says:
  "A bleak, dangerous vision. A good introduction to sci-fi."
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4.7 out of 5 stars  See all reviews (43 customer reviews)

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