Goodreads.com – the world’s leading site for books, readers and reviewers – has some amazing lists.

Here’s its Top 100 list for ‘Great coming-of-age books’: http://www.goodreads.com/list/show/3713.Great_Coming_Of_Age_Books#

And here’s the Top 10 (below) as at 9 October 2012 PST:

1 The Orphan Factory (The Orp... The Orphan Factory (The Orphan Trilogy, #2)
by James Morcan
4.6 of 5 stars4.60 avg rating — 35 ratings

My rating:

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2 The Catcher in the Rye The Catcher in the Rye
by J.D. Salinger
3.75 of 5 stars3.75 avg rating — 883,250 ratings

My rating:

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3 To Kill a Mockingbird To Kill a Mockingbird
by Harper Lee
4.21 of 5 stars4.21 avg rating — 1,194,930 ratings

My rating:

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4 Great Expectations Great Expectations
by Charles Dickens
3.64 of 5 stars3.64 avg rating — 177,415 ratings

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5 Jane Eyre Jane Eyre
by Charlotte Brontë
4.05 of 5 stars4.05 avg rating — 517,486 ratings

My rating:

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6 The Adventures of Huckleber... The Adventures of Huckleberry Finn
by Mark Twain
3.75 of 5 stars3.75 avg rating — 605,412 ratings

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7 Are You There God? It's Me,... Are You There God? It’s Me, Margaret
by Judy Blume
3.86 of 5 stars3.86 avg rating — 72,491 ratings

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8 Anne of Green Gables (Anne ... Anne of Green Gables (Anne of Green Gables, #1)
by L.M. Montgomery
4.21 of 5 stars4.21 avg rating — 200,602 ratings

My rating:

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9 Little Women Little Women
by Louisa May Alcott
3.95 of 5 stars3.95 avg rating — 605,241 ratings

My rating:

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10 Harriet the Spy Harriet the Spy
by Louise Fitzhugh
3.97 of 5 stars3.97 avg rating — 33,541 ratings

My rating:

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(Points are based on the ranking of the book on each list and the number of people have voted for it. A book’s “score” is the total).
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