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List of famous coming of age books, listed alphabetically with jacket cover images of the books when available. Information for these popular coming of age books is included as well, such as the author's name and the book's publication date. This list includes the best coming of age novels, textbooks, and stories, so use it to find books you haven't already read and add them to your reading list.

List ranges from Little Women to The Light in the Forest, plus much more.

This list should answer the questions, "What are the best coming of age books?" and "What are the most famous coming of age books?"

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Autobiography of a Family Phot... is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Famous Coming Of Age Books and Novels
Autobiography of a Family Photo Jacqueline Woodson

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Fallen Angels is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Famous Coming Of Age Books and Novels
Fallen Angels Walter Dean Myers

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Little Women is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Famous Coming Of Age Books and Novels
Little Women Louisa May Alcott

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Moloka'i Nui Ahina, Summers on... is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Famous Coming Of Age Books and Novels

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Onitsha is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Famous Coming Of Age Books and Novels
Onitsha Jean-Marie Gustave Le Cl├ęzio

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Punahou Blues is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Famous Coming Of Age Books and Novels
Punahou Blues Kirby Wright

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So Totally Emily Ebers is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Famous Coming Of Age Books and Novels

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The Light in the Forest is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Famous Coming Of Age Books and Novels
The Light in the Forest Conrad Richter

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The Vast Fields of Ordinary is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Famous Coming Of Age Books and Novels

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Time Must Have a Stop is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Famous Coming Of Age Books and Novels
Time Must Have a Stop Aldous Huxley

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What Katy Did is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Famous Coming Of Age Books and Novels
What Katy Did Sarah Chauncey Woolsey