There's nothing quite like getting lost in a good book series, especially when it's young adult fiction. With relatable characters, thrilling plot twists, and immersive world-building, YA book series have the power to transport readers to new and exciting places. Whether you're looking for a new series to start or one to add to your list, we've got you covered with our top picks for the best YA book series to binge-read.
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins - This dystopian series follows the story of Katniss Everdeen, a girl from District 12 who is chosen to participate in the Hunger Games, a televised fight to the death between teenagers from different districts.
Percy Jackson and the Olympians by Rick Riordan - Greek mythology comes to life in this series, which follows Percy Jackson, a demigod who discovers his true identity and sets out on a journey to save the world of the gods.
The Mortal Instruments by Cassandra Clare - This urban fantasy series takes place in New York City and follows Clary Fray, a teenage girl who discovers she's a Shadowhunter, a human-angel hybrid who hunts demons.
Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas - Set in a fantasy world, this series follows the story of assassin Celaena Sardothien as she fights for her freedom and becomes entangled in a web of political intrigue.
The Maze Runner by James Dashner - In this dystopian series, a group of teenagers find themselves trapped in a mysterious maze with no memory of their past, and must work together to escape and uncover the truth.
The Selection by Kiera Cass - This dystopian romance series follows the story of America Singer, a girl from a lower caste who is selected to compete for the hand of the prince in a televised competition.
Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard - In a world where people are divided by the color of their blood, Mare Barrow, a lowly Red, discovers she has powers like the elite Silvers and becomes embroiled in a dangerous plot to overthrow the monarchy.
Legend by Marie Lu - This dystopian series follows two teenagers, June and Day, who come from different backgrounds but must work together to uncover a conspiracy that threatens their society.
The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer - This series puts a futuristic spin on classic fairy tales, following a group of young women as they fight against an evil queen and a dangerous plague.
Harry Potter by J.K. Rowling - No list of YA book series would be complete without the beloved Harry Potter series, which follows the story of a young boy who discovers he's a wizard and attends a magical school.
Whether you're in the mood for a dystopian adventure, a romantic tale, or a magical journey, these YA book series are sure to satisfy. And for even more great books, don't forget to subscribe to Owl Post Books, a monthly children's book subscription that delivers hand-selected books right to your doorstep.