Books for Boys

Sports

Gym Candy/Painting the Black/Runner-Deuker
The Rivalry/Last Shot/Cover Up-Feinstein
Crackback/Box Out-Coy
Football Genius-Green
Heat/Travel Team/Summer Ball-Lupica
Beyond Lucky (soccer)-Aronson
Kick-Myers
Shoeless Joe-Kinsella
Peak (mountain climbing)-Smith
Deep Zone (other sports' books)-Green



Mystery/Adventure

Maximum Ride series-Patterson
The Graveyard Book-Gaiman
Percy Jackson and the Olympians-Riordan
Alex Rider series-Horowitz
Wolf Brother-Paver
Spy High series-Butcher
Thirteen Days to Midnight-Carman

Page Turners

I Am Number Four-Northrop
Trapped-Northrop
Found/Sent-Haddix
Unwind-Shusterman
Life As We Knew It-Pfeffer
Black and White(some vulgar language)-Volponi
The Compound-Bodeen
Swear to Howdy (very short, but very good)-Van draanen
Gone-Grant
Ranger's Apprentice series-Flanagan

Humor

Punished-Lubar
The Defense of Thaddeus A. Ledbetter-Gosselink
No More Dead Dogs-Korman
Al Capone Does My Shirts-Choldenko
Stuck on Earth-Klass
The Dark Days of Hamburger Halpin-Berk

Dystopian/Fantasy/Science Fiction

Hunger Games/Catching Fire/Mockingjay-Collins
Rot and Ruin-Maberry
The Eleventh Plague-Hirsch
Divergent-Roth
Epitaph Road-Patneaude
Dormia-Halpern
The Maze Runner series-Dashner
Dark Angel series-Pierce
Eragon series-Paolini
The Compound/The Gardner-Bodeen
Among the Hidden series-Haddix
Cirque du Freak series-Shan
Pendragon series-MacHale

Historical Fiction

Rocket Boys-Hickam
Once-Gleitzman
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas-Boyne
The Book Thief-Zysak
Shipwreck at the Bottom of the World: The Extraordinary True Story of shackleton and the Endurance-Armstrong
Warriors Don't Cry-Beals