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Subject: I need a new series to read!
Date Posted: 5/25/2011 5:24 PM ET
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Here are some of the series that I have read and enjoyed, some more than others. I need some suggestions for new ones.

Twilight

Harry Potter

House of Night

Charlie Bone

Artemis Fowl

Hunger Games

Sookie Stackhouse

Percy Jackson

I am currently reading the Uglies series, but it won't take me long.

I already have Vampire Acadamy and Morganville Vampires on my with list.

 

What are some other "must read" YA series out there?

Date Posted: 5/25/2011 7:27 PM ET
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How about The Maze Runner Triology by James Dasher?

Intertwined and Unraveled by Gena Showalter

Beautiful Creatures and Beautiful Darkness by Margaret Stohl and Kami Garcia

Those are some of my favorites!

Date Posted: 5/25/2011 10:37 PM ET
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The Immortals by Alyson Noel. (First book is called Evermore.)

 

Date Posted: 5/26/2011 4:48 PM ET
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Mortal Instruments  by Cassantra Clare

If you like the Uglies series I would recommend looking into Midnighters by the same author. Also The Host by Stephenie Meyer is very good. I know it's not a series but it is worth reading. 

Date Posted: 5/26/2011 6:21 PM ET
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Hex Hall & Demonglass!!!

They are awesome!!!

Date Posted: 5/27/2011 9:35 PM ET
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Ooh! I second The Mortal Instruments! Can't believe I forgot that one!

Date Posted: 5/29/2011 7:24 PM ET
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Thorougbred Series! I have the first one on my bookshelf

Date Posted: 6/6/2011 10:15 PM ET
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The Hollows series by Kim Harrinson

The Mortal Instruments by Cassandra Clare

The Dark Hunter Series by Sherrilyn Kenyon

yes

...and I should add, even if it's not a series, Falling Under by Gwen Hayes....i'm reading that book now and I can barely put it down...it is crazy good!



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Date Posted: 6/7/2011 1:29 PM ET
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The Mortal Instruments series by Cassandra Clare

The Looking Glass Wars trilogy by Frank Beddor

Leviathan, Behemoth, and Goliath by Scott Westerfeld

The Gone series by Michael Grant (Gone, Hunger, Lies, Plague...)

Holly Black's Tithe books and Curse Workers trilogy (White Cat, Red Glove...)

The Study series by Maria V. Snyder (Poison Study, Magic Study, Fire Study)

Sarah Rees Brennan's books

Shade trilogy by Jeri Smith-Ready

Theatre Illuminata trilogy by Lisa Mantchev (Eyes Like Stars, Perchance to Dream...)

Incarceron and Sapphique by Catherine Fisher

Eon and Eona by Alison Goodman

Graceling and Fire by Kristin Cashore

Date Posted: 6/7/2011 10:38 PM ET
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Date Posted: 6/16/2011 1:29 AM ET
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Redwall it is a great series and lots of it! I think there are almost 20 books in it!

the oracle prophecies(In fact I just listed that one last night) I have the second one as well but I am waiting for darling husband to finish it

Date Posted: 6/20/2011 9:06 PM ET
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I just finished the second book in the Raised by Wolves series, Trial by Fire. I recommend both after seeing others that you enjoyed. Iron Daughter, Iron King and Iron Queen are also very good.
Date Posted: 6/21/2011 12:10 PM ET
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Ranger's Apprentice by John Flanagan (10 books and apparently done)

Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel by Michael Scott (5 books so far)

Chronicles of the Imaginarium Geographica by James Owen (5 books so far)

The Youngest Templar by Michael Spradlin (3 books)

Dragon Keeper Chronicles (5 books) and Dragons of Chiril (5 books) by Donita K Paul

Dragons in Our  Midst (4 books), Oracles of Fire (4 books) Echoes From the Edge (3 books), Dragons of Starlight (3 books) by Bryan Davis

Mistmantle Chronicles by M.I. McAllister (5 books but the last one is hard to find)

anything from Tamora Pierce, Robin McKinley, Patricia McKinley, Patricia Wrede, LJ Smith

 

Date Posted: 6/21/2011 7:53 PM ET
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rachel caine is a wonderful author her series The Morganville Vampires is great it has romance and thrills shes the best author ive read since Twilight

Date Posted: 6/25/2011 10:37 AM ET
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The Cat Royal series by Julia Golding is one I've really enjoyed

Date Posted: 7/31/2011 12:44 AM ET
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Have you tried the a short series by Garth Nix? The first book is called "Sabriel". 2nd is "Lireal: Daughter of the Clayrs" and the 3rd one is "Abhorsen". They're thick books but an amazing series. :D I think that anyone who can read the "Harry Potter" series or books like that would definitly enjoy this series. I'm not going to get into detail because I can ramble about the series for almost an eternity and give away all the juicy details but I would recomment checking it out :D Most Definitly. :D