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These books should be a requirement for high school students. Most of them are contemporary and pretty dark, but teenagers are forced to read some dark literature already, so I think they'll be okay. Plus, the contemporary books deal with serious issues that teens today can easily relate to, which is why I think that they should read these books.
Top Ten Books That You Wish Were Taught In Schools: