LOL (laugh out loud) JHS

Author Title
Avi Romeo and Juliet: Together (and alive!) at Last
Cabot, Meg The Princess Diaries
Cole, Brock Celine
Curtis, Christopher Paul The Watsons go to Birmingham
Dahl, Roald Matilda
Danziger, Paula Remember me to Harold Square
Fine, Anne Flour Babies
Gardiner, John Reynolds Top Secret
Gliori, Debi Pure Dead Magic
Hardman, Ric Lynden Sunshine Rider: The First Vegetarian Western
Howe, Norma Adventures of Blue Avenger
Kiesel, Stanley The War Between the Pitiful Teachers and the Splendid Kids
Koertge, Ron Arizona Kid
Korman, Gordon A Semester in the life of a Garbage Bag
No More Dead Dogs
Lally, Soinbhe A Hive for the Honeybee
Lynch, Chris Slot Machine
Manes, Stephen Be a Perfect Person in Just three Days!
Manes, Stephen Comedy High
Murphy, Barbara Ace Hits the Big Time
Park, Barbara The Kid in the Red Jacket
Paulsen, Gary The Schernoff Discoveries
Peck, Richard A Long Way From Chicago
Plummer, Louise The Unlikely Romance of Kate Bjorkman
Rennison, Louise Angus, Thongs & Full-frontal Snogging
Rockwell, Thomas How to Eat Fried Worms
Sachar, Louis Wayside School is Falling Down
Sieruta, Peter Heartbeats and other Stories
Sheldon, Dylan Confessions of a Drama Queen
Snicket, Lemony A Series of Unfortunate Events
Stone, Bruce Half Nelson, Full Nelson
Thomas, Rob Green Thumb
Thomas, Rob Rats Saw God
Thompson, Julian Simon Pure
Townsend, Sue The Adrian Mole Diaries
Young, Karen Romano The Beetle and Me: A love Story
Williams-Garcia Rita Like Sisters on the Homefront
Wynn-Jones, Tim Lord of the Fries and Other Stories

"How to Ruin..." series by Simone Elkeles
1. How to Ruin My Summer Vacation
2. How to Ruin My Teenage Life
3. How to Ruin Your Boyfriend's Reputation

Alcatraz Versus the Evil Librarians (Sanderson)
Black Hole Sun by David Gill
Born to Rock by Gordon Korman
Sleeping Freshman Never Lie by David Lubar
Spanking Shakespeare by Jake Wizner
Slot Machine by Chris Lynch
Son of the Mob by Gordon Korman
How Angel Peterson Got His Name by Gary Paulsen
Wee Free Men by Teri Pratchett
Girl, 15, Charming But Insane by Sue Limb
How to Get Suspended and Influence People by Adam Selzer
Storky: How I Lost My Nickname and Won the Girl by D. Garfinkle
Gender Blender by Blake Nelson
Schooled by Gordon Korman
Diary of a Wimpy Kid by Jeff Kinney
Burger Wuss by M.T. Anderson
Whales on Stilts by M.T. Anderson
Science Fair by Dave Barry and Ridley Pearson
The Schwa Was Here (Shusterman)
Running with the Reservoir Pups (Bateman)
Ordinary Jack (Cresswell)
Miracle Wimp by Erik Kraft
Two Parties, One Tux, and a Very Short Film About the Grapes of Wrath by Steven Goldman
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part Time Indian by Sherman Alexie
All-American Girl by Meg Cabot
Teen Idol by Meg Cabot
Bad Kitty by Jaffe
Repossessed byJenkins
Confessions of a Not-It Girl by Kantor
Boyfriend List by Lockhart
Year of Secret AssignmentsMoriarity
I was a Non-Blonde Cheerleader by Scott
No More Dead Dogs by Gordon Korman
The Georgia Nicholson series by Louise Rennison
How not to be popular--Ziegler
I'd Tell You I Love You, But Then I'd Have To Kill You by Ally Carter
I Love You Beth Cooper by Larry Doyle
You Are So Not Invited To My Bat Mitzvah by Fiona Rosenbloom
Four Things My Geeky-Jock-of-a-Best Friend Must Do in Europe
My Best Friend, the Atlantic Ocean, and Other Great Bodies Standing Between Me and My Life with Giulio
Brent Crawford's Carter Finally Gets it and Carter's Big Break
The Year My Life Went Down the Loo and following titles (Katie Maxwell)
Suite Scarlett books by Maureen Johnson.
The Wednesday Wars, by Schmidt
The True Meaning of Smekday, by Adam Rex
Diary of a Chav by Grace Dent
Born Too Short by Dan Elish,
Stanford Wong Flunks Big Time by Lisa Yee,
The Obnoxious Jerks by Stephen Manes
Wonder by Rachel Vail
Bras and Broomsticks by Sarah Mlynowski.
Swim the Fly by Don Calame,

Beat the Band by Don Calame
"Girl, 15, Charming but Insane" by Sue Limb
Janette Rallison's Life, Love and the Pursuit of Free Throws
Sue Limb's Jess series
Mates and Dates series by Cathy Hopkins

Here's a list of humorous books for teens from Vancouver Public Library:

Happy/Funny Reads for 8th grade girl.
Fancy White Trash -- Geerling

Anna and the French Kiss – Perkins

lynne visible

into the wild nerd yonder

The Future of Us by Jay Asher

The Lonely Hearts Club Band by Elizabeth Eulberg

The Gallagher Girls books by Ally Carter

Bad Kitty by Michele Jaffe

Ruby Oliver books by E. Lockhart

A Match Made in High School by Kristin Walker

OyMG by Amy Dominy

Ondine (The Summer of Shambles & The Autumn Palace) by Ebony McKenna

Beth Fantaskey's Jessica's Guide to Dating on the Dark Side


as easy as falling off the face of the earth

Withering Tights by Louise Rennison

Ten Miles Past Normal by Frances O'Roark Dowell

How to Survive Middle School by Gephart

Popularity Papers by Ignatow

Appetite for Detention by Tanen


My Life in Pink and Green by Lisa Greenwald

Ally Carter's Heist Society

Maureen Johnson's Suite Scarlett

Flavor of the Week by Tucker Shaw

Flash Burnout by L.K. Madigan

The Mermaid's Mirror by L.K. Madigan

Ditched, by Robin Mellom

Paranormalcy by Kiersten White

Millicent Min, Girl Genius – Lisa Yee

Entwined, by Heather Dixon

Geektastic, an anthology by Holly Black and Cecil Castellucci

Zombies vs. Unicorns, compiled by Holly Black and Justine Larbalestier

Anne of Green Gables

Howl's Moving Castle

Confessions of Georgia Nicolson series by Louise Rennison

Alex Flinn’s Cloaked

Airhead series by Meg Cabot

The Enchanted Forest Chronicles by Wrede

I'd Tell You I Love You But Then I'd Have to Kill You by Carter

the Blue Sword/the Hero and the Crown by McKinley

Beauty by McKinley

Neverending Story by Ende

Kiki Strike Inside the Shadow City by Miller

Maureen Johnson’s books “Thirteen Little Blue Envelopes” and “The Last Little Blue Envelope”

"Audrey, Wait!" by Robin Benway

"Born to Rock" by Gordon Korman

"An Abundance of Katherines" by John Green

Boys, Bears and a Serious pair of hiking boots by Abby Mcdonald

Lemonade Mouth by Mark Peter Hughes

Swim the Fly by Don Calame

Beat the Band by Don Calame

Carter Finally Gets It by Brent Crawford

Carter's Big Break by Brent Crawford

Libba Bray's Beauty Queens

Sleeping Freshmen Never Lie by David Lubar

Small Persons with Wings by Ellen Booraem

Abby McDonald-Sophmore Switch


Steve Kluger - My most excellent year: a novel of love, Mary Poppins, & Fenway Park

"How to Ruin..." series by Simone Elkeles

Back When You Were Easier to Love by Emily Wing Smith

Avalon High by Meg Cabot
Graphic Novels & Manga:


Chi's Sweet Home

Fruits Basket

Page by Paige by Laura Lee Gulledge

Amulet series by Kazu Kibuishi
Updated YALSABK 8/30/2011