Books & Reading

Amazing Audio Books – List of notable audio recordings for Young Adults recommended by YALSA that might also be accessible on Overdrive, RBdigital and Hoopla

American Library Association – Teen Read Week: booklists, activities, and information about this big October event.

Best Fiction for Young Adults – Best book suggestions provided by YALSA

GoodReads – Keep track of what you are reading, what you liked, and share with friends.

Great Graphic Novels – Graphic novel suggestions provided by YALSA

Historical Fiction Recommendations– Grades 5-8

Nutmeg Award– The Nutmeg Book Award encourages children in grades 2-12 to read quality literature and to choose their favorite from a list of nominated titles.

Orbis Pictus Award – National Council of Teachers of English award for outstanding non-fiction for children.

Reading Rants – Out of the ordinary teen booklists.

Science Book Recommendations– Grades 5-8

Scott O’Dell Award – National Historical Fiction Award for youth.

STEAM focused books 6 thru 8 – Recommendations provided by ALSC

Summer audiobooks from AudioSYNC  Download audiobooks – teen literature and classics – each week over the summer for free, and keep the books forever!

Summer Reading Suggestions 6 thru 8 – Summer reading suggestions provided by ALSC

TeenReads – Teen Reads offers reviews, book lists, and more for great teen reading.