The Outsiders - S.E. Hinton
How could one resist this classic of drama, rivalry, and a little schooling between gangs. Read it (if you haven't already.) There's so much for any book club to talk about.
Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone - J.K. Rowling
Technically a kids book, but still - who could resist the book that started it all?! Book clubs with readers of any age are sure to delight in the back to school antics of Harry and Friends.
Stargirl - Jerry Spinelli
This angsty book about a weird girl in a school full of kids who deem themselves normal is the perfect back to school book. Read it for your book club, then share it with your teens! Everyone will love it.
The Perks of Being a Wallflower - Stephen Chbosky
This book deals with some pretty heavy shit (including teen suicide) but it's a must read on the school book list. Don't be fooled by how short this book is - there is more than enough going on to keep your book club talking.