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Teenagers’ Favorite Books

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The Gallup Youth Survey asked teenagers which, if any, books they had read for pleasure in the past six months. The following books and series were mentioned by 10 or more of about 1,000 13- to 17-year-olds polled Jan. 17 to Feb. 6.

Harry Potter series by J.K.Rowling

The Lord of the Rings by J.R.R. Tolkien

Lemony Snicket's a Series of Unfortunate Events series by Daniel Handler

The Da Vinci Code by Dan Brown

The Bible

Eragon by Christopher Paolini

To Kill a Mockingbird by Harper Lee

Gossip Girl series by Cecily von Ziegesar

Chicken Soup for the Soul series by Jack Canfield, et al.

Vol. 24, Issue 37, Page 4

Published in Print: May 18, 2005, as Teenagers’ Favorite Books

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