Day 7: favorite female character and why: Hermione Granger, because let's be honest, Harry and Ron wouldn't have survived without her. It was because of her that they found all the Hallows, and that they saved Buckbeak and Sirius. She's a great friend to Harry, and is perfect for Ron.
30 Teen Books That Changed Our Lives #refinery29 http://www.refinery29.com/classic-teen-books#slide-9 It's Kind of a Funny Story by Ned VizziniIn this rather groundbreaking semi-autobiographical novel, author Vizzini openly writes about teenage depression in a way that hadn't really been captured or talked about before. The book's honest dialogue on this omnipresent issue will be integral to teens for generations to come.