10 Books to read for Teenagers
Reading story books is a process, where readers are getting acquainted with the characters, plots, settings, themes and conflicts one after another and finally, reach a conclusion. It gives us information, shows us different shades of characters and also makes us familiar with several situations, including disagreements, fights, misunderstanding as well as a happy ending. In brief, a story is not just an element of reading or the way of enhancing the reading skill, it is certainly much more important as it grabs our attention, shows us the evil intention, unkindness, jealousy as well as the contradiction like love, sacrifice, bonding, brotherhood, friendship and others. It is an unforgettable part of our childhood as most of us are used to sleeping at night while listening to our favourite stories narrated by our parents or grandparents.
Reading books is not just an activity following narration, gradually, it becomes a habit and grows older along with us and enriches our expertise and experiences. However, the selection of books change as per our age, but we never stop reading as it always adds values to our knowledge, skills and realizations. In a broad way, reading different books, including fictions, dramas, short stories, action and adventures, romance and others add colourful gems to our understanding and also motivate us to delve into each aspect of life.
Here, top Ten books for the age group of 15-18:
- Romeo and Juliet by William Shakesphere
- To Kill a Mocking Bird by Harper Lee
- The Count of Monte Cristo by Alexandre Dumas
- David Copperfield by Charles Dickens
- The Iliad by Homer
- Wings of Fire by APJ Abdul Kalam
- Catcher in the Rye by J D Salinger
- Sense and Sensibility by Jane Austen
- The Lincolns by Candace Fleming
- Eleanor Roosevelt - A Life of Discovery by Russell Freedman
A common adage says that book is one’s best friend at all times, it can help in getting out of problems; it can make us happy as well as sad and also confident enough, so that we can handle all odd situations like a warrior. Besides, a book always stays with us in all our journeys, it inspires us to read more and learn new things. Moreover, book reading enlightens as well as supports us to think better and lead a euphoric and elevated life.