NPR's reader poll for the top-100 teen novels had several of its ranking titles disqualified for being either too mature or too young according to experts, begging the question: What makes a teen novel?
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perhaps the greatest children's book ever...and I think it's actually for adults
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'The Fault in Our Stars' author John Green write about the magical relationship between reader and book.