The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini. A friendship between a wealthily boy and the son of his father's servant. Moving but would be even more difficult to read now than it was several years ago (when I read it), given that the book is set in Afganistan.
My Sister's Keeper - Jodi Picoult : If you read the book, watched the movie, and walked out of it utterly annoyed: we are friends. If you haven't read the book and watched the movie: read the book. If you haven't done either: read the book.
The Maze Runner (Maze Runner, / James Dashner "Sixteen-year-old Thomas wakes up with no memory in the middle of a maze and realizes he must work with the community in which he finds himself if he is to escape.
Must-read books for summer 2013 (infographic)<-----Eleanor and park is not a book to read o the beach it is a book that you read in the privacy of your room and wonder if the author really thought it was necessary to use the f word that many times