Books & Reading

Find your next great read from one of these lists – check the catalog and request the book, or see if it’s available as an ebook or audiobook download!

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

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

Nutmeg Winners – Connecticut’s state award for great literature geared towards those in grades 4-6 (Intermediate list), grades 7-8 (Teen list) and grades 9-12 (High School list).

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

Reading Rants – Out of the ordinary teen booklists.

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

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.