9 YA Novels Set In and Around Los Angeles

Great books for anyone dreaming of the City of Angels

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Growing up in LA is a unique experience. Glitz and glamour and proximity to fame make it an appealing place for dreamers and kids with ambitions — and potentially a heartbreaking one, too. But there’s also plenty of poverty and urban challenges, and, if you’re a teenager, the usual experiences and…