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The Top 100 Best-Ever UKYA novels – as voted by YOU


We asked you to nominate your favourite UKYA books and you did – thank you!

We compiled the Top 100, which we announced at the meet-up on Monday night (I’ll be blogging about it tomorrow), and you can see the full list below. But now we’d like to narrow it down and so we’re asking for your help again. This time, all you need to do is click to tick…


Author: K

YA writer. Voracious reader. Feminist. Home educator. Addicted to tea and Twitter.

66 thoughts on “The Top 100 Best-Ever UKYA novels – as voted by YOU

  1. Thanks to those who voted for UNREST. I’m really happy and honoured to be in such good company!

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  4. Amazing list!! Keris, Rowan Coleman and Sarra Manning – well done!! You ladies are all sooo talented!! xx

  5. Wow! Truly humbled to be on the list. Thanks to everyone who voted for Geekhood.

  6. Massive thanks to everyone who voted for Hollow Pike – to be even featured on the list with so many of my role models is incredible.

  7. Reblogged this on bookishblurb.

  8. Much love to everyone who voted for Heart-Shaped Bruise. You can’t see me, but I’m doing the running man.

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  11. What an interesting, thoughtful, and knowledgeable list. WHEELS OF WAR’s inclusion is a brilliant surprise and a great honour. Thank you!

  12. Geekhood is quality

  13. great book

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  22. I can’t believe I made this 100! Look at the others! Thank you so much.

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  25. I have only just noticed that “A Face Like Glass” is on this amazing list! A big thank you to everybody who voted for it. I am gleeful and honoured.

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  44. Christi Daugherty is the Rowlings for the new generation of teenagers around the world. Can hardly wait for the film series !

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