Completed Series

I have read these YA series in their full glory and recommend them to you! They are divided into general genre categories.

(Asterisks indicate the number of times I’ve reread the entire series and kept it on my favorites list.)


Dear Martin by Nic Stone: teen contemporary duology, Black characters


Debutantes by Jennifer Lynn Barnes: teen thriller duology

Follow Me Back by A.V. Geiger: teen romantic thriller duology, agoraphobic main character

One of Us Is Lying by Karen M. McManus: teen thriller duology, Colombian-American main character


Anna by Kendare Blake: teen fantastical horror duology

Grey Land by Peadar O Guilin: teen fantastical horror duology, set in Ireland, post-polio disabled main character, central characters with various disfigurements

#MurderTrending by Gretchen McNeil: teen near-future science fiction horror trilogy, variously diverse casts of characters, books can be read separately or together

*The Power of Five by Anthony Horowitz: teen fantastical horror quintet, set partially in Peru, China, and Antarctica with Native American, Peruvian, and Chinese main characters


*Across the Universe by Beth Revis: teen romantic science fiction trilogy, multiracial characters

Arc of a Scythe by Neal Shusterman: teen dystopian science fiction trilogy, multiracial characters

*The Chemical Garden by Lauren DeStefano: teen dystopian science fiction trilogy

Constellation by Claudia Gray: teen romantic science fiction trilogy

The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken: teen dystopian science fiction quartet, Asian-American central character

*Earth Girl by Janet Edwards: teen science fiction trilogy, fictionally disabled main character

The Generations Trilogy by Scott Sigler: teen science fiction trilogy, variously diverse characters

**Insignia by S.J. Kincaid: teen science fiction trilogy, autistic central character, disfigured Chinese love interest

Kaitan Chronicles by AdriAnne Strickland and Michael Miller: teen science fiction duology

*Legend by Marie Lu: teen dystopian science fiction quartet

*The Lunar Chronicles by Marissa Meyer: teen romantic science fiction quintet inspired by various fairytales, various non-American settings, Chinese and Black main characters, amputee main character, mentally ill main character

Once & Future by A.R. Capetta and Cory McCarthy: teen science fiction/fantasy duology inspired by Arthurian legend, queer characters, sapphic romance, achillean romance

*Red Rising by Pierce Brown: teen dystopian science fiction trilogy

The Selection by Kiera Cass: teen dystopian romance quintet

*Starbound by Amie Kaufman and Meagan Spooner: teen romantic science fiction trilogy

*Unwind Dystology by Neal Shusterman: teen dystopian science fiction quartet, main characters with varying disabilities and disfigurements, Black kleptomaniac central character, Native American central characters


The Blood of Stars by Elizabeth Lim: teen romantic fantasy duology inspired by Chinese mythology, non-white characters

The Bone Witch by Rin Chupeco: teen fantasy trilogy inspired by the Philippines, non-white characters

*Caster Chronicles by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl: teen fantasy romance quartet

Cursebreakers by Brigid Kemmerer: teen romantic fantasy trilogy inspired by “Beauty and the Beast,” main character with cerebral palsy

Dark Caravan Cycle by Heather Demetrios: teen contemporary fantasy trilogy, Middle Eastern characters

Everless by Sara Holland: teen fantasy duology

The Folk of the Air by Holly Black: teen dark fantasy trilogy

*The Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae Carson: teen fantasy trilogy, Latine characters

The Great Library by Rachel Caine: teen fantasy quintet, Latino and Muslim central characters

*The Keepers’ Chronicles by Becky Wallace: teen romantic fantasy duology

*Newsoul by Jodi Meadows: teen romantic science fiction/fantasy trilogy

The Queen’s Rising by Rebecca Ross: teen fantasy duology

*The Raven Cycle by Maggie Stiefvater: teen contemporary fantasy quartet, achillean romance

Rosemarked by Livia Blackburne: teen romantic fantasy duology, chronically ill and non-white characters

Royal Bastards by Andrew Shvarts: teen fantasy trilogy, non-white central characters

**The Shadow and Bone Trilogy by Leigh Bardugo: teen romantic fantasy trilogy

Shadow of the Fox by Julie Kagawa: teen fantasy trilogy inspired by Japanese mythology, non-white characters, achillean romance

***The Singer of All Songs by Kate Constable: teen romantic fantasy trilogy

Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor: teen romantic fantasy duology, non-white characters

Three Dark Crowns by Kendare Blake: teen dark epic fantasy quartet, bisexual central character

*The Wrath and the Dawn by Renee Ahdieh: teen fantasy romance duology inspired by A Thousand and One Nights, non-white characters