Newton Public Library has a large selection of books for teens. Look for the “YA” (Young Adult) label.
Find some ideas of books to read here: NoveList Plus, fiction and non-fiction titles, including author read-alikes.
Is there a book you think the Library should have? Suggest here.
ALA Top Ten Young Adult Books – compiled yearly by the American Library Association
Printz Award Winners – excellence in young adult literature
Alex Award Winners – ten books written for adults that have special appeal to young adults, ages 12 through 18
National Book Award for Young People’s Literature – exceptional books written by fellow Americans
On the Web:
Book Spot – links to various booklist websites
Guys Read – what it says
Kansas Book Connect – find books including Accelerated Reader, interest and book level information
Outstanding Books for the College Bound – updated every five years by public, secondary school, and academic librarians for the American Library Association
Teens Talk About Books – the author of Genreflecting and the Bistro Book Club review books
Young Adult Books in Series and Sequels – Bettendorf Library’s collection by author and series