If You Liked The Hunger Games...

Suggestions for tweens and teens who enjoyed The Hunger Games, by Suzanne Collins. Click here for a print-friendly version of this list.

Junior High Fiction (Y)

Author Title Call Number
Baz and Ray win coveted spots on X-Isle, but they find the island to be a violent place ruled by a fanatical preacher. (476 pp.)
Y Augarde
BacigalupiShip Breaker
When Nailer finds a beached ship, he must decide if he should strip the ship for its wealth or rescue the girl in the wreckage. (326 pp.)
Y Bacigalupi
CardEnder's Game
Military prodigy Ender Wiggin is sent to Battle School, where he must train to fight against a deadly alien race if mankind is to survive. (324 pp.)
Y Card
ClaytonThe Roar
In an overpopulated future world, Mika refuses to believe his twin sister was killed after being abducted, and continues to search for her. (481 pp.)
Y Clayton
DashnerThe Maze Runner
Thomas wakes up with no memory in the middle of a maze and realizes he must work with his new community if he is to escape. (375 pp.)
Y Dashner
FarmerThe House of the Scorpion
In a future where humans despise clones, Matt enjoys special status as the young clone of El Patron, a 140-year-old drug lord. (380 pp.)
Y Farmer
Claudia, the daughter of the Warden of Incarceron, a futuristic prison with a mind of its own, helps a young prisoner escape. (442 pp.)
Y Fisher
On New Earth, a world based on a video role-playing game, Erik and his friends engage in unusual gambits to save Erik's father. (364 pp.)
Y Kostick
LowryThe Giver
Jonas becomes his community's Receiver of Memories and discovers the terrible truth about the society in which he lives. (180 pp.)
Y Lowry
MarsdenTomorrow, When the War Began
Seven teens return from a camping trip to discover their country has been invaded and they must hide to stay alive. (286 pp.)
Y Marsden
In a future world where teens can have their lives "unwound" and their body parts harvested, three such teens band together. (335 pp.)
Y Shusterman
Upon arriving at Maxfield Academy, Benson discovers that the school is a prison and no one is what he or she seems. (376 pp.)
Y Wells
In Tally's world, your sixteenth birthday brings an operation that turns you from ugly to supermodel gorgeous--but with a price. (425 pp.)
Y Westerfeld

Teen Room (High School Collection)

Author Title Call Number
In a future where most people have computer implants in their heads, a boy meets an unusual girl in serious trouble. (299 pp.)
* AN
Three teens join forces after an electromagnetic pulse sweeps through the sky and kills most of the world's population. (465 pp.)
* BI
In a world where some people are born with extreme skills called Graces, Katsa struggles for redemption from her own horrifying Grace. (471 pp.)
* CA
In West Grayer's world, every person has a twin, or Alt. Only one can survive to adulthood, and West has just received her notice to kill her Alt. (292 pp.)
* CH
Cassia's Society dictates everything, including who to marry. What does it mean when two boys show up on her match disk? (369 pp.)
* CO
LoreI Am Number Four
John has hidden on Earth for ten years waiting to develop the powers he needs to fight the Mogadorians who destroyed his home planet. (440 pp.)
* LO
In a dark future America, Day, a famous criminal, and June, the brilliant soldier hired to capture him, discover they have a common enemy. (305 pp.)
* LU
NessThe Knife of Never Letting Go
Pursued by power-hungry madmen, Todd and Viola seek to warn a new spaceship of settlers of the terrible danger on their planet. (479 pp.)
* NE
Lena looks forward to receiving the government-mandated cure that prevents love, until she falls in love herself. (441 pp.)
* OL
RevisAcross the Universe
Amy, a cryogenically frozen passenger on her spaceship, wakes up to discover that someone may have tried to murder her. (398 pp.)
* RE
In a strange, future Chicago, Triss's inability to fit into any one faction puts her life in danger. (487 pp.)
* RO
YoungBlood Red Road
In a distant future, Saba is captured while searching for her kidnapped twin, and is forced to be a cage fighter until she can escape. (459 pp.)
* YO

Last Updated: 4/12

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