Good novels about young people

Adults must not read Young Adult novels. Adults must instead read good novels about young people. There are more good novels about young people than there are good Young Adult novels. Here is a list of good novels about young people:

Ballard, J.G. Empire of the Sun
Blatty, William Peter. The Exorcist
Brodkey, Harold. First Love and other Sorrows
Bronte, Charlotte. Jane Eyre
Carroll, Lewis. Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland
Cather, Willa. My Antonia
Conrad, Joseph. The Shadow-Line
Crowley, John. Little, Big
Crowley, John. Love and Sleep
De Vries, Peter. The Blood of the Lamb
DeLillo, Don. End Zone
Dexter, Pete. Train
Dickens, Charles. David Copperfield
Dickens, Charles. The Old Curiosity Shop
Dreiser, Theodore. An American Tragedy
Egan, Jennifer. The Invisible Circus
Egolf, Tristan. Lord of the Barnyard
Eugenides, Jeffrey. The Virgin Suicides
Faulkner, William. Light in August
Forster, E.M. The Longest Journey
Forster, E.M. A Room with a View
Greene, Graham. Brighton Rock
Greene, Graham. The Captain and the Enemy
Hamsun, Knut. Hunger
Harrison, Jim. Farmer
Hazzard, Shirley. The Great Fire
Hughes, Richard. A High Wind in Jamaica
James, Henry. The Turn of the Screw
Joyce, James. A Portrait of the Artist as a Young Man
Kipling, Rudyard. Kim
Knowles, John. A Separate Peace
Lawrence, D.H. Sons and Lovers
Lindsay, Joan. Picnic at Hanging Rock
Llosa, Mario Vargas. The Time of the Hero
Macdonald, Ross. The Far Side of the Dollar
MacLaverty, Bernard. Cal
Mann, Thomas. Buddenbrooks
Maugham, W. Somerset. Of Human Bondage
McCarthy, Cormac. Blood Meridian
McCullers, Carson. The Heart is a Lonely Hunter
McMurtry, Larry. Horseman, Pass By
Millhauser, Steven. Edwin Mullhouse
Mitchell, David. Black Swan Green
Murdoch, Iris. The Time of the Angels
Murdoch, Iris. Nuns and Soldiers
Murdoch, Iris. The Good Apprentice
Nabokov, Vladimir. Lolita
Narayan, R.K. Swami and Friends
Narayan, R.K. The Bachelor of Arts
O’Connor, Flannery. The Violent Bear It Away
Parker, Robert B. Early Autumn
Percy, Walker. The Last Gentleman
Portis, Charles. True Grit
Powell, Anthony. A Question of Upbringing
Proust, Marcel. Swann’s Way
Proust, Marcel. Within a Budding Grove
Reid, Forrest. Tom Barber trilogy
Santiago, Danny. Famous All Over Town
Singer, Isaac Bashevis. The Manor
Snow, C.P. Strangers and Brothers
Spark, Muriel. The Prime of Miss Jean Brodie
Spencer, Scott. Endless Love
Stern, Richard. Other Men’s Daughters
Stevenson, Robert Louis. Treasure Island
Stevenson, Robert Louis. Kidnapped
Tartt, Donna. The Secret History
Tevis, Walter. The Queen’s Gambit
Theroux, Paul. The Mosquito Coast
Twain, Mark. Tom Sawyer
Twain, Mark. Huckleberry Finn
Waters, Sarah. Fingersmith
Waugh, Evelyn. Brideshead Revisited
West, Nathanael. A Cool Million
Wodehouse, P.G. Mike
Yu Hua. Brothers