If you liked Rats Saw God...

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  • Dual Saw
  • Amis, Martin. THE RACHEL PAPERS. (for the English perspective).
  • *Anderson, Laurie Halse. SPEAK.
  • *Boylan, James. GETTING IN.
  • *Brizzi, Enrico. JACK FRUSCIANTE HAS LEFT THE BAND: A LOVE STORY - WITH ROCK 'N' ROLL.
  • Canty, Kevin. INTO THE GREAT WIDE OPEN.
  • Chbosky, Stephen. THE PERKS OF BEING A WALLFLOWER.
  • *Clark, Catherine. TRUTH OR DAIRY. Another diary format that will appeal to femail RSG fans.
  • Coupland, Douglas. SHAMPOO PLANET. (for the 80's perspective!)
  • Crutcher, Chris. STAYING FAT FOR SARAH BYRNES.
  • Dann, Patty. MERMAIDS. (especially for female RSG fans)
  • *Davis, Terry. IF ROCK AND ROLL WERE A MACHINE.
  • Davis, Terry. VISION QUEST.
  • Duncan, David James. THE BROTHERS K. (for advanced readers ready to move on).
  • Fuhrman, Chris. THE DANGEROUS LIVES OF ALTER BOYS.
  • *Gallagher, Hugh. TEETH.
  • Hedges, Peter. AN OCEAN IN IOWA.
  • Hedges, Peter. WHAT'S EATING GILBERT GRAPE?
  • Hornburg, Michael. DOWNER'S GROVE.
  • *Hornby, Nick. HIGH FIDELITY.
  • *Howe, Norma. THE ADVENTURES OF BLUE AVENGER.
  • Irving, John. A PRAYER FOR OWEN MEANY.
  • Irving, John. THE WORLD ACCORDING TO GARP.
  • *McCants, William. ANYTHING CAN HAPPEN IN HIGH SCHOOL.
  • Payne, C.D. YOUTH IN REVOLT.
  • Perotta, Tom. BAD HAIRCUT.
  • Perotta, Tom. ELECTION.
  • *Perotta, Tom. JOE COLLEGE.
  • Powell, Randy. TRIBUTE TO ANOTHER DEAD ROCK STAR.
  • Powell, Randy. THE WHISTLING TOILETS. (Dumb title, good book).
  • *Rennison, Louise. ANGUS, THONGS, AND FULL-FRONTAL SNOGGING. (Another good one for fans of British humor, the diary format, and especially for girls).
  • Salzman, Mark. LOST IN PLACE. (non-fiction).
  • Sedaris, David. ME TALK PRETTY ONE DAY. (mature humor/adult language/sexual content)
  • Sedaris, David. NAKED . (mature humor/sexual content/adult language)
  • *Sheldon, Dyan. CONFESSIONS OF A TEENAGE DRAMA QUEEN.
  • Townsend, Sue. THE ADRIAN MOLE DIARIES.
  • *Wittlinger, Ellen. HARD LOVE.
  • *Wittlinger, Ellen. WHAT'S IN A NAME?