Newton Public Library has a large selection of books for teens. Look for the “YA” (Young Adult) label.
Read digital magazines such as Seventeen, Girls’ Life, Boys’ Life, and Cricket at Flipster.
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