Teen Books by Topic

Libraries Rock!

Libraries Rock
Leah on the Offbeat
Leah on the Offbeat

Becky Albertalli
Solo
Solo
Kwame Alexander
Wise Young Fool
Wise Young Fool
Sean Beaudoin
Audrey, Wait
Audrey, Wait!

Robin Benway
Beautiful Music for Ugly Children
Beautiful Music for Ugly Children

Kirstin Cronn-Mills
Songs for a Teenage Nomad
Songs for a Teenage Nomad

Kim Culbertson
The Musician's Daughter
The Musician's Daughter

Susanne Emily Dunlap
Anonymous Noise
Anonymous Noise

Ryōko Fukuyama
We Are Still Tornadoes
We Are Still Tornadoes

Michael Kun and Susan Mullen
The Disenchantments by Nina LaCour
The Disenchantments

Nina LaCour
All Summer Long
All Summer Long

Hope Larson
 
Hold Me Closer: The Tiny Cooper Story
Hold Me Closer: The Tiny Cooper Story

David Levithan
The Piper's Son
The Piper's Son

Melina Marchetta
Somebody's Baby
Somebody's Baby

Lurlene McDaniel
Rock God: Legend of B. J. Levine
Rock God: The Legend of B. J. Levine

Barnebas Miller

Sing Me to Sleep
Angela Morrison

Rani Patel in Full Effect
Rani Patel in Full Effect

Sonia Patel
Sorta Like a Rockstar
Sorta Like a Rockstar

Matthew Quick
My Misadventures as a Teenage Rock Star
My Misadventures as a Teenage Rock Star
Joyce Raskin
This Savage Song Victoria Schwab
This Savage Song

Victoria Schwab
Rockaholic
Rockoholic

C. J. Skuse
Drums, Girls & Dangerous Pie
Drums, Girls & Dangerous Pie
Jordan Sonnenblick
Girl Online
Girl Online: On Tour

Zoe Sugg
Good Enough
Good Enough

Paula Yoo
 

 

Young Adult Staff Picks - 2017

Young Adult Staff Picks 2017
The Upside of Unrequited by Becky Albertalli
The Upside of Unrequited

Becky Albertalli
Contribute Kristy Acevedo
Contribute
Kristy Acevedo
City of Saints and Thieves Natalie Anderson
City of Saints and Thieves
Natalie Anderson
Jane, Unlimited Kristin Cashore
Jane, Unlimited
Kristin Cashore
Dreadnought April Daniels
Dreadnought
April Daniels
Allegedly Tiffany D. Jackson
Allegedly
Tiffany D. Jackson

That Inevitable Victorian Thing
E. K. Johnston

We Are Okay Nina LaCour
We Are Okay

Nina LaCour
The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue Mackenzie Lee
The Gentleman's Guide to Vice and Virtue

Mackenzie Lee
When Dimple Met Rishi Sandhya Menon
When Dimple Met Rishi

Sandhya Menon
Between Two Skies Joanne O'Sullivan
Between Two Skies

Joanne O'Sullivan
Grrrls on the Side Carrie Pack
Grrrls on the Side

Carrie Pack
Long Way Down Jason Reynolds
Long Way Down

Jason Reynolds
They Both Die at the End Adam Silvera
They Both Die at the End

Adam Silvera
Here Lies Daniel Tate Cristin Terrill
Here Lies Daniel Tate

Cristin Terrill
The Hate U
The Hate U Give Angie Thomas
 Give

Angie Thomas
Thick as Thieves Megan Whalen Turner
Thick as Thieves

Megan Whalen Turner
Piecing Me Together Renee Watson
Piecing Me Together

Renee Watson
Eliza and Her Monsters Francesca Zappia
Eliza and Her Monsters

Francesca Zappia

 

Read Then See

Read then See
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda Becky Albertalli
Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda
Becky Albertalli
Thirteen Reasons Why
Thirteen Reasons Why
Jay Asher
Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken
The Darkest Minds
Alexandra Bracken
Ready Player One
Ready Player One
Ernest Cline
The Death Cure by James Dashner
The Death Cure
James Dashner
My Friend Dahmer by Derf
My Friend Dahmer: A Graphic Novel
Derf
How to Talk to Girls at Parties by Neil Gaiman
How to Talk to Girls at Parties
Neil Gaiman
Illuminae
Illuminae
Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff
Ophelia by Lisa M. Klein
Ophelia: A Novel
Lisa M. Klein
A Wrinkle in Time by Madeline L'Engle
A Wrinkle in Time
Madeleine L'Engle
Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas
Throne of Glass
Sarah J. Maas
Dumplin'
Dumplin'
Julie Murphy
 
The Sky is Everywhere Jandy Nelson
The Sky is Everywhere
Jandy Nelson
A Monster Calls Patrick Ness
A Monster Calls
Patrick Ness
All the Bright Places Jennifer Niven
All the Bright Places
Jennifer Niven
Wonder R. J. Palacio
Wonder
R. J. Palacio
Mortal Engines by Philip Reeve
Mortal Engines
Philip Reeve
Allegiant by Veronica Roth
Allegiant
Veronica Roth
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them by J. K. Rowling
Fantastic Beasts and Where to Find Them
J. K. Rowling
Wonderstruck by Brian Selznick
Wonderstruck
Brian Selznick
Between Shades of Gray Ruta Sepetys
Between Shades of Gray
Ruta Sepetys
Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi
Shatter Me
Tahereh Mafi
The Hate U Give Angie Thomas
The Hate U Give
Angie Thomas
Break My Heart 1000 Times by Daniel Waters
Break My Heart 1000 Times
Daniel Waters
 

 

Stories of Mental Illness

Stories of Mental Illness
Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson
Wintergirls

Laurie Halse Anderson
Mosquitoland David Arnold
Mosquitoland
David Arnold
Essential Maps for the Lost Deb Caletti
Essential Maps for the Lost

Deb Caletti
Elena Vanishing Elena Dunkle
Elena Vanishing

Elena Dunkle
I Was Here Gayle Forman
I Was Here

Gayle Forman
Allegedly: A Novel Tiffany D. Jackson
Allegedly: A Novel
Tiffany D. Jackson
Charm & Strange by Stephanie Kuehn
Charm & Strange

Stephanie Kuehn
Calvin Martine Leavitt
Calvin

Martine Leavitt
When We Collided Emery Lord
When We Collided

Emery Lord
10 Things I Can See from Here Carrie Mac
10 Things I Can See from Here

Carrie Mac
Crash Lisa McMann
Crash

Lisa McMann
The Sky is Everywhere Jandy Nelson
The Sky is Everywhere

Jandy Nelson
The Rest of Us Just Live Here Patrick Ness
The Rest of Us Just Live Here

Patrick Ness
 
All the Bright Places Jennifer Niven
All the Bright Places

Jennifer Niven
I Will Save You Matt de la Peña
I Will Save You

Matt de la Peña
Without Tess Marcella Fleishman Pixley
Without Tess

Marcella Fleishman Pixley
World Without You Beth Revis
A World Without You

Beth Revis
Fans of the Impossible Life

Kate Scelsa
Challenger Deep
Challenger Deep

Neal Shusterman
Wild Awake Hilary T. Smith
Wild Awake

Hilary T. Smith
Every Last Word Tamara Ireland Stone
Every Last Word

Tamara Ireland Stone
The Memory of Light Francisco X Stork
The Memory of Light

Francisco X Stork
The Unlikely Hero of Room 13B Teresa Toten
The Unlikely Hero of Room 13B

Teresa Toten
Highly Illogical Behavior John Corey Whaley
Highly Illogical Behavior

John Corey Whaley

 

Anime and Graphic Novels

Anime and Graphic Novels

Electric Girl Michael Brennan
Electric Girl
Michael Brennan
Anya's Ghost Vera Brosgol
Anya's Ghost
Vera Brosgol
Earthling! Mark Fearing
Earthling!
Mark Fearing
Haikyu!!
Haikyu!! 
Haruichi Furudate
Page by Paige
Page by Paige 
Laura Lee Gulledge
Friends with Boys
Friends with Boys 
Faith Erin Hicks
My Hero Academia
My Hero Academia 
Kōhei Horikoshi
Faith
Faith
Jody Houser
Tina's Mouth: An Existential Comic Diary Keshni Kashyap
Tina's Mouth: An Existential Comic Diary
Keshni Kashyap
The Vision Tom King
The Vision
Tom King
Maximum Ride NaRae Lee
Maximum Ride
NaRae Lee
The Lightning Thief: The Graphic Novel
The Lightning Thief: The Graphic Novel
Rick Riordan 
Afterschool Charisma
Afterschool Charisma
Kumiko Suekane
Nimona Noelle Stevenson
Nimona
Noelle Stevenson
Batgirl: The Batgirl of Burnside Cameron Stewart
Batgirl: The Batgirl of Burnside
Cameron Stewart
SuperMutant Magic Academy Jillian Tamaki
SuperMutant Magic Academy
Jillian Tamaki
This One Summer
This One Summer 
Mariko Tamaki
Ghosts
Ghosts
Raina Telgemeier
Honor Girl by Maggie Thrash
Honor Girl
Maggie Thrash
Black Butler
Black Butler 
Yana Toboso
Birthright
Birthright
Joshua Williamson
Ms. Marvel
Ms. Marvel
Willow G. Wilson
American Born Chinese Gene Luen Yang
American Born Chinese
Gene Luen Yang
Library Wars: Love & War Kiiro Yumi
Library Wars: Love & War
Kiiro Yumi

 

Dear Diary

Dear Diary
Letting Ana Go
Letting Ana Go
Anonymous
Chopsticks Jessica Anthony
Chopsticks
Jessica Anthony
The Here and Now Ann Brashares
The Here and Now
Ann Brashares
The Bunker Diary Kevin Brooks
The Bunker Diary
Kevin Brooks
Princess Diaries
Princess Diaries 
Meg Cabot
Perks of Being a Wallflower Stephen Chbosky
The Perks of Being a Wallflower
Stephen Chbosky
Catherine, Called Birdy
Catherine, Called Birdy 
Karen Cushman
Happyface
Happyface
Stephen Emond
Don't You Dare Read This, Mrs. Dunphrey Margaret Peterson Haddix
Don't You Dare Read This, Mrs. Dunphrey
Margaret Peterson Haddix
Book of a Thousand Days
Book of a Thousand Days 
Shannon Hale
Pretenders
Pretenders
Lisi Harrison
There You'll Find Me Jenny B. Jones
There You'll Find Me
Jenny B. Jones
Diary of a Wimpy Kid Jeff Kinney
Diary of a Wimpy Kid
Jeff Kinney
Sloppy Firsts Megan McCafferty
Sloppy Firsts
Megan McCafferty
Monster
Monster
Walter Dean Myers
Homeroom Diaries
Homeroom Diaries 
James Patterson
Youth in Revolt: The Journals of Nick Twisp C. D. Payne
Youth in Revolt: The Journals of Nick Twisp
C. D. Payne
Witch Child
Witch Child 
Celia Rees
Angus, Thongs and Full-frontal Snogging: Confessions of Georgia Nicolson
Angus, Thongs and Full-frontal Snogging: Confessions of Georgia Nicolson 
Louise Rennison
The Hired Girl
The Hired Girl 
Laura Amy Schlitz
Love, Stargirl Jerry Spinelli
Love, Stargirl
Jerry Spinelli
Spud
Spud
John Van de Ruit
Runaway
Runaway
Wendelin Van Draanen
Code Name Verity Elizabeth Wein
Code Name Verity
Elizabeth Wein

 

MPL Teen Choice 2016 Reading Recommendations

Teen Choice 2016 Recommendations

WINNERS

Percy Jackson and the Olympians Rick Riordan
FAVORITE SERIES
Percy Jackson and the Olympians
Rick Riordan
J. K. Rowling
FAVORITE AUTHOR
J. K. Rowling
author of the Harry Potter series
The Baby-sitters Club Raina Telgemeier
FAVORITE GRAPHIC NOVEL
The Baby-sitters Club
Raina Telgemeier
Naruto Masashi Kishimoto
FAVORITE MANGA
Naruto
Masashi Kishimoto

RUNNERS UP

Cassandra Clare
Cassandra Clare

author of the Mortal Instruments series
 
The Maze Runner James Dashner
The Maze Runner (series)

James Dashner
I Hate Myselfie Shane Dawson
I Hate Myselfie

Shane Dawson
The Girl Who Could Fly Victoria Forester
The Girl Who Could Fly

Victoria Forester
Inkheart Cornelia Funke
Inkheart (series)

Cornelia Funke
Gone by Michael Grant
Gone (series)

Michael Grant
Tim Green
Tim Green

author of the Baseball Great series
Ouran High School Host Club Bisco Hatori
Ouran High School Host Club

Bisco Hatori
The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer Michelle Hodkin
The Unbecoming of Mara Dyer

Michelle Hodkin
The Iron Fey (series) Julie Kagawa
The Iron Fey (series)

Julie Kagawa
Sword Art Online (SAO) Reki Kawahara
Sword Art Online (SAO)

Reki Kawahara
Ash Malinda Lo
Ash

Malinda Lo
Sarah J. Maas
Sarah J. Maas

author of the Throne of Glass series
The Keeper of Lost Cities (series) Shannon Messenger
The Keeper of Lost Cities (series)

Shannon Messenger
Death Note Tsugumi Ohba
Death Note

Tsugumi Ohba
Mark of Athena Rick Riordan
Mark of Athena

Rick Riordan
Selp-Helf Miranda Sings
Selp-Helf

Miranda Sings
Phoenix Wright, Ace Attorney Shu Takumi
Phoenix Wright, Ace Attorney

Shu Takumi
Skim Marika Tamaki
Skim

Marika Tamaki
Drama Raina Telgemeier
Drama

Raina Telgemeier
Smile Raina Telgemeier
Smile

Raina Telgemeier
Black Jack Osamu Tezuka
Black Jack

Osamu Tezuka
Fan Art Sarah Tregay
Fan Art

Sarah Tregay
 

 

Young Adult Staff Picks - 2016

MPL YA Staff Picks 2016
Consider Kristy Acevedo
Consider

Kristy Acevedo
The Memory Book Lara Avery
The Memory Book
Lara Avery
Glass Sword Victoria Aveyard
Glass Sword
Victoria Aveyard
Crooked Kingdom Leigh Bardugo
Crooked Kingdom
Leigh Bardugo
Three Dark Crowns Kendare Blake
Three Dark Crowns
Kendare Blake
The Swan Riders Erin Bow
The Swan Riders
Erin Bow

Like A River Glorious
Rae Carson

The Crown Kiera Cass
The Crown

Kiera Cass
The Siren Kiera Cass
The Siren

Kiera Cass
The Impostor Queen Sarah Fine
The Impostor Queen

Sarah Fine
Girl Mans Up M-E Girard
Girl Mans Up

M-E Girard
The Girl from Everywhere Heidi Heilig
The Girl from Everywhere

Heidi Heilig
Exit, Pursued by a Bear E.K. Johnston
Exit, Pursued by a Bear

E. K. Johnston
Whisper to Me Nick Lake
Whisper to Me

Nick Lake
How to Hang a Witch Adriana Mather
How to Hang a Witch

Adriana Mather
Burn Baby Burn Meg Medina
Burn Baby Burn

Meg Medina
The Call Peadar O'Guillin
The Call

Peadar O'Guillin
Destined: Book One of the Blood Games Trilogy Jordan Pinckney and Will Lenzen, Jr.
Destined: Book One of the Blood Games Trilogy

Jordan Pinckney and Will Lenzen, Jr.
World Without You Beth Revis
A World Without You

Beth Revis
Rocks Fall Everyone Dies Lindsay Ribar
Rocks Fall Everyone Dies

Lindsay Ribar
If I Was Your Girl Meredith Russo
If I Was Your Girl

Meredith Russo
The Winners Kiss Marie Rutkoski
The Winner's Kiss

Marie Rutkoski
Calamity Brandon Sanderson
Calamity

Brandon Sanderson
This Savage Song Victoria Schwab
This Savage Song

Victoria Schwab
 
Salt to the Sea Ruta Sepetys
Salt to the Sea
Ruta Sepetys
Wink Poppy Midnight April Genevieve Tucholke
Wink Poppy Midnight
April Genevieve Tucholke
And I Darken Kiersten White
And I Darken
Kiersten White

 

Science Fiction

Science Fiction
The Islands at the End of the World
The Islands at the End of the World
Austin Aslan
H2O
H2O
Virginia Bergin
The Here and Now
The Here and Now 
Ann Brashares
Jupiter Winds
Jupiter Winds 
C. J. Darlington
Extraction
Extraction
Stephanie Diaz
On the Edge of Gone
On the Edge of Gone 
Corinne Duyvis

Earth Girl

Earth Girl
Janet Edwards

A Thousand Pieces of You
A Thousand Pieces of You 
Claudia Gray
Illuminae
Illuminae
Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff
These Broken Stars Amie Kaufman
These Broken Stars

Amie Kaufman and Megan Spooner
Zeroboxer
Zeroboxer
Fonda Lee
Spinning Starlight
Spinning Starlight 
R. C. Lewis
In the After
In the After 
Demitria Lunetta
Breaking Sky
Breaking Sky 
Cori McCarthy
Only Every Yours Louise O'Neill
Only Ever Yours

Louise O'Neill
The Adoration of Jenna Fox Mary E. Pearson
The Adoration of Jenna Fox

Mary E. Pearson
Acid Emma Pass
Acid

Emma Pass
Across the Universe Beth Revis
Across the Universe

Beth Revis
Zodiac Romina Russell
Zodiac

Romina Russell
Glow Amy Kathleen Ryan
Glow

Amy Kathleen Ryan
A Long, Long Sleep Anna Sheehan
A Long, Long Sleep

Anna Sheehan
Zeroes Scott Westerfeld
Zeroes

Scott Westerfeld
Captives Jill Williamson
Captives

Jill Williamson
The 5th Wave Rick Yancey
The 5th Wave
Rick Yancey

Ready, Set, Read!

Ready, Set, Read

Beyond Lucky by Sarah Aronson
Beyond Lucky
Sarah Aronson
On the Run by Michael Coleman
On the Run
Michael Coleman

Whale Talk Chris Crutcher
Whale Talk
Chris Crutcher

Swagger Carl Deuker
Swagger
Carl Deuker
Rush for the Gold by John Feinstein
Rush for the Gold: Mystery at the Olympics
John Feinstein

Vanishing Act John Feinstein
Vanishing Act
John Feinstein

See No Color Shannon Gibney
See No Color
Shannon Gibney
Football Genius Tim Green

Football Genius
Tim Green

Exit, Pursued by a Bear E.K. Johnston
Exit, Pursued by a Bear
E.K. Johnston
Audition S. Ward Kehoe
Audition
S. Ward Kehoe

Stealing Parker Miranda Kenneally
Stealing Parker
Miranda Kenneally

Malibu Carmie Leah Komaiko
Malibu Carmie
Leah Komaiko
Pop Gordon Korman
Pop
Gordon Korman
Not If I See You First Eric Lindstrom
Not If I See You First
Eric Lindstrom
Seth Baumgartner's Love Manifesto Eric Luper
Seth Baumgartner's Love Manifesto
Eric Luper

Only Game Mike Lupica
Only Game
Mike Lupica

QB 1 Mike Lupica
QB 1
Mike Lupica
Travel Team Mike Lupica
Travel Team
Mike Lupica
Catch Rider Jennifer H. Lyne
Catch Rider
Jennifer H. Lyne
Boost Kathryn MacKel
Boost
Kathryn MacKel
Kick Walter Dean Myers
Kick
Walter Dean Myers
High Hurdles (Collection One) Lauraine Snelling
High Hurdles (Collection One)
Lauraine Snelling

Pretty Tough Liz Tigelaar
Pretty Tough
Liz Tigelaar
Breathless Jessica Warman
Breathless
Jessica Warman

 

Books For Gamers

Books For Gamers
Enclave
Enclave
Ann Aguirre
The Six
The Six 
Mark Alpert
Feed
Feed
M. T. Anderson
Lois Lane: Fallout
Lois Lane: Fallout
Gwenda Bond
Guy in Real Life
Guy in Real Life 
Steven Brezenoff
The Testing
The Testing
Jennifer Charbonneau
Ready Player One
Ready Player One 
Ernest Cline
The Eye of Minds
The Eye of Minds 
James Dashner
For the Win
For the Win 
Cory Doctorow
Little Brother
Little Brother 
Cory Doctorow
Brain Jack
Brain Jack 
Brian Falkner
Endgame
Endgame
James Frey
Into the Wild Nerd Yonder
Into the Wild Nerd Yonder
Julie Halpern
Insignia
Insignia
S. J. Kincaid
Epic
Epic
Conor Kostick
Pendragon: The Reality Bug
Pendragon: The Reality Bug 
D. J. Machale
Daniel X: Game Over
Daniel X: Game Over
James Patterson
Game of Triumphs
Game of Triumphs 
Laura Powell
Erebos
Erebos 
Ursula Poznanski
The Westing Game
The Westing Game 
Ellen Raskin
Rush
Rush
Eve Silver
Devastation
Devastation
Gloria Skurzynski
Reboot
Reboot
Amy Tintera
Partials
Partials
Dan Wells

 

Survival Books

Survival Books
Killer of Enemies by Joseph Bruchac
Killer of Enemies
Joseph Bruchac
The Way We Fall by Megan Crewe
The Way We Fall
Megan Crewe
A Girl Named Disaster by Nancy Farmer
A Girl Named Disaster
Nancy Farmer
The Hunt by Andrew Fukuda
The Hunt
Andrew Fukuda
Blood Sun by David Gilman
Blood Sun
David Gilman
Safekeeping by Karen Hesse
Safekeeping
Karen Hesse

These Broken Stars
Amie Kaufman

Shatter Me by Tahereh Mafi
Shatter Me
Tahereh Mafi
Tomorrow When the War Began by John Marsden
Tomorrow When the War Began
John Marsden
Nil by Lynne Matson
Nil
Lynne Matson
Not a Drop to Drink by Mindy McGinnis
Not a Drop to Drink
Mindy McGinnis
Trapped by Michael Northrup
Trapped
Michael Northrup
Bamboo People by Mitali Perkins
Bamboo People
Mitali Perkins
Life as We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer
Life as We Knew It
Susan Beth Pfeffer
After the End by Amy Plum
After the End
Amy Plum
Dark Inside by Jeyn Roberts
Dark Inside
Jeyn Roberts
Lost in the River of Grass by Ginny Rorby
Lost in the River of Grass
Ginny Rorby
Girls of No Return by Erin Saldin
Girls of No Return
Erin Saldin
School for Dangerous Girls by Eliot Schrefer
School for Dangerous Girls
Eliot Schrefer
Unwind by Neal Shusterman
Unwind
Neal Shusterman
Article 5 by Kristen Simmons
Article 5
Kristen Simmons
Quarantine: The Loners by Lex Thomas
Quarantine: The Loners
Lex Thomas
Memory Boy by Will Weaver
Memory Boy
Will Weaver

 

Road Trip

Road Trip Book List
Being Henry David by Cal Armistead
Being Henry David
Cal Armistead
Shift by Jennifer Bradbury
Shift
Jennifer Bradbury
Going Bovine by Libba Bray
Going Bovine
Libba Bray
The Secret Life of Prince Charming by Deb Caletti
The Secret Life of Prince Charming
Deb Caletti
Take Me There by Carolee Dean
Take Me There
Carolee Dean
Solace of the Road by Siobhan Dowd
Solace of the Road
Siobhan Dowd
Car Trouble by Jeanne DuPrau
Car Trouble
Jeanne DuPrau
Just One Day by Gayle Forman
Just One Day
Gayle Forman
Paper Towns by John Green
Paper Towns
John Green
Saving June by Hannah Harrington
Saving June
Hannah Harrington
Becoming Chloe by Catherine Ryan Hyde
Becoming Chloe
Catherine Ryan Hyde
13 Little Blue Envelopes by Maureen Johnson
13 Little Blue Envelopes
Maureen Johnson
The Disenchantments by Nina LaCour
The Disenchantments
Nina LaCour
Fingerprints of You by Kristen-Paige Madonia
Fingerprints of You
Kristen-Paige Madonia
The Knife of Never Letting Go by Patrick Ness
The Knife of Never Letting Go
Patrick Ness
The Miles Between by Mary Pearson
The Miles Between
Mary Pearson
Just One Wish by Janette Rallison
Just One Wish
Janette Rallison
The Things a Brother Knows by Dana Reinhardt
The Things a Brother Knows
Dana Reinhardt
The True Meaning of Smekday by Adam Rex
The True Meaning of Smekday
Adam Rex
The Lightning Thief by Rick Riordan
The Lightning Thief
Rick Riordan
Pretty Bad Things by C.J. Skuse
Pretty Bad Things
C.J. Skuse
Runaway by Wendelin Van Draanen
Runaway
Wendelin Van Draanen
The Probability of Miracles by Wendy Wunder
The Probability of Miracles
Wendy Wunder

 

Time Travel

Teen Time Travel books
The Time Travelers by Linda Buckley-Archer
The Time Travelers
Linda Buckley-Archer
Alice in Time by Penelope Bush
Alice in Time
Penelope Bush
Counter Clockwise by Jason Cockcroft
Counter Clockwise
Jason Cockcroft
The Reluctant Assassin by Eoin Colfer
The Reluctant Assassin
Eoin Colfer
Tempest by Julie Cross
Tempest
Julie Cross
Infinity Ring: A Mutiny in Time by James Dashner
Infinity Ring: A Mutiny in Time
James Dashner

The Long Wait For Tomorrow
Joaquín Dorfman

The Obsidian Mirror by Catherine Fisher
The Obsidian Mirror
Catherine Fisher
Stuck in the 70's by D.L. Garfinkle
Stuck in the 70's
D.L. Garfinkle
Ruby Red by Kersten Gier
Ruby Red
Kersten Gier
Shoeless Joe & Me by Dan Gutman
Shoeless Joe & Me
Dan Gutman
The Grave by James Heneghan
The Grave
James Heneghan
The Devil's Intern by Donna Hosie
The Devil's Intern
Donna Hosie
Once a Witch by Carolyn MacCullough
Once a Witch
Carolyn MacCullough
The Hourglass Door by Lisa Mangum
The Hourglass Door
Lisa Mangum
Timeless by Alexandra Monir
Timeless
Alexandra Monir
A Circle of Time by Marisa Montes
A Circle of Time
Marisa Montes
The Book of Time by Guillaume Prevost
The Book of Time
Guillaume Prevost
TimeRiders by Alex Scarrow
Time Riders
Alex Scarrow
The Freedom Maze by Delia Sherman
The Freedom Maze
Delia Sherman
Time Between Us by Tamara Ireland Stone
Time Between Us
Tamara Ireland Stone
Avatars: So This is How It Ends by Tui Sutherland
Avatars: So This is How It Ends
Tui Sutherland
Haunters by Thomas Taylor
Haunters
Thomas Taylor
All Our Yesterdays by Cristin Terrill
All Our Yesterdays
Cristin Terrill

Steel
Carrie Vaughn

Timebound by Rysa Walker
Timebound
Rysa Walker

 

Warm Up With a Good Book

Warm Up With a Good Book
Tidings of Great Boys by Shelley Adina
Tidings of Great Boys
Shelley Adina
Sun-Kissed Christmas by Katherine Applegate
Sun-Kissed Christmas
Katherine Applegate
Ex-Mas by Kate Brian
Ex-Mas
Kate Brian
Ski Trip Trouble by Cylin Busby
Ski Trip Trouble
Cylin Busby
Winter White by Jen Calonita
Winter White
Jen Calonita
The Prince and the Snowgirl by Simon Cheshire
The Prince and the Snowgirl
Simon Cheshire
Dash & Lily's Book of Dares by Rachel Cohn
Dash & Lily's Book of Dares
Rachel Cohn
After the Snow by S.D. Crockett
After the Snow
S.D. Crockett
Frost by Wendy Delsol
Frost
Wendy Delsol
Black Ice by Becca Fitzpatrick
Black Ice
Becca Fitzpatrick
The Finnish Line by Linda Gerber
The Finnish Line
Linda Gerber
Ice Claw by David Gilman
Ice Claw
David Gilman
French Kissmas by Cathy Hapka
French Kissmas
Cathy Hapka
The Twelve Dates of Christmas by Cathy Hapka
The Twelve Dates of Christmas
Cathy Hapka
The Best Girl by Emma Harrison
The Best Girl
Emma Harrison
Love on the Lifts by Rachel Hawthorne
Love on the Lifts
Rachel Hawthorne
The Greek Who Stole Christmas by Anthony Horowitz
The Greek Who Stole Christmas
Anthony Horowitz
Open Ice by Pat Hughes
Open Ice
Pat Hughes
Stitching Snow by R.C. Lewis
Stitching Snow
R.C. Lewis
Snowboard Duel by Jake Maddox
Snowboard Duel
Jake Maddox
The White Darkness by Geraldine McCaughrean
The White Darkness
Geraldine McCaughrean
Survive by Alex Morel
Survive
Alex Morel
Ashen Winter by Mike Mullin
Ashen Winter
Mike Mullin
Trapped by Michael Northrup
Trapped
Michael Northrup
Peak by Roland Smith
Peak
Roland Smith

 

All The Feels

All The Feels
A Land of Permanent Goodbyes Atia Abawi
A Land of Permanent Goodbyes

Atia Abawi
Speak: The Graphic Novel Laurie Halse Anderson
Speak: The Graphic Novel

Laurie Halse Anderson
The Memory Book Lara Avery
The Memory Book
Lara Avery
A Girl Like That Tanaz Bhathena
A Girl Like That

Tanaz Bhathena
One Sarah Crossan
One

Sarah Crossan
Pieces of Why K. L. Going
Pieces of Why

K. L. Going
The Smell of Other People's Houses Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock
The Smell of Other People's Houses

Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock
Allegedly Tiffany Jackson
Allegedly

Tiffany Jackson
More Than We Can Tell Brigid Kemmerer
More Than We Can Tell

Brigid Kemmerer
Bang Barry Lyga
Bang

Barry Lyga
Jellicoe Road Melina Marchetta
Jellicoe Road

Melina Marchetta
 
The Stars Beneath Our Feet David Barclay Moore
The Stars Beneath Our Feet

David Barclay Moore
A Monster Calls Patrick Ness
A Monster Calls

Patrick Ness
All the Bright Places Jennifer Niven
All the Bright Places

Jennifer Niven
Long Way Down Jason Reynolds
Long Way Down

Jason Reynolds

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe
Benjamin Alire Sáenz

They Both Die at the End Adam Silvera
They Both Die at the End

Adam Silvera
You'll Miss Me When I'm Gone Rachel Lynn Solomon
You'll Miss Me When I'm Gone

Rachel Lynn Solomon
Just a Normal Tuesday Kim Turrisi
Just a Normal Tuesday
Kim Turrisi
All the Rage Courtney Summers
All the Rage

Courtney Summers
The Dangerous Art of Blending In Angelo Surmelis
The Dangerous Art of Blending In

Angelo Surmelis
Code Name Verity Elizabeth Wein
Code Name Verity

Elizabeth Wein
The Beauty that Remains Ashley Woodfolk
The Beauty that Remains

Ashley Woodfolk
The Serpent King Jeff Zentner
The Serpent King

Jeff Zentner
 

 

Realistic Fiction II

Creepy Reads

Creepy Reads
The Night Gardener Jonathan Auxier
The Night Gardener

Jonathan Auxier
Ashes Ilsa J. Bick
Ashes
Ilsa J. Bick
Doll Bones Holly Black
Doll Bones

Holly Black
Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake
Anna Dressed in Blood

Kendare Blake
Wolf Mark Joseph Bruchac
Wolf Mark

Joseph Bruchac
Through the Woods Emily Carroll
Through the Woods
Emily Carroll
The Devil's Kiss by Sarwat Chadda
Devil's Kiss

Sarwat Chadda
A New Darkness Joseph Delaney
A New Darkness

Joseph Delaney
Something Strange and Deadly
Something Strange and Deadly

Susan Dennard
Unnatural Creatures Neil Gaiman
Unnatural Creatures

Neil Gaiman
The Other Side: A Teen's Guide to Ghost Hunting Marley Gibson
The Other Side: A Teen's Guide to Ghost Hunting

Marley Gibson
The Fall Bethany Griffin
The Fall

Bethany Griffin
 
Ghosts and Haunted Places Rosemary Guiley
Ghosts and Haunted Places

Rosemary Guiley
The Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson
The Name of the Star

Maureen Johnson
The Immortal Rules Julie Kagawa
The Immortal Rules

Julie Kagawa
Summer of the Mariposas Guadalupe Garcia McCall
Summer of the Mariposas

Guadalupe Garcia McCall
Ruined Paula Morris
Ruined

Paula Morris
A Monster Calls Patrick Ness
A Monster Calls

Patrick Ness
The Forest of Hands and Teeth Carrie Ryan
The Forest of Hands and Teeth

Carrie Ryan
The Ghosts of Heaven
The Ghosts of Heaven

Marcus Sedgwick
As I Descended Robin Talley
As I Descended

Robin Talley
Wink Poppy Midnight April Genevieve Tucholke
Wink Poppy Midnight

April Genevieve Tucholke
Shallow Graves Kali Wallace
Shallow Graves

Kali Wallace
The Replacement by Brenna Yovanoff
The Replacement

Brenna Yovanoff
 

 

 

Build A Better World (Part 1)

Build A Better World Part 1
The Crossover Kwame Alexander
The Crossover

Kwame Alexander
Evolution, Me, & Other Freaks of Nature Robin Brande
Evolution, Me, & Other Freaks of Nature
Robin Brande
On the Edge of Gone Corinne Duyvis
On the Edge of Gone

Corinne Duyvis
Lily and Dunkin Donna Gephart
Lily and Dunkin

Donna Gephart
Flush
Flush

Carl Hiaasen
We Are the Ants Shaun David Hutchinson
We Are the Ants

Shaun David Hutchinson
Exit, Pursued by a Bear E.K. Johnston
Exit, Pursued by a Bear

E. K. Johnston
There You'll Find Me Jenny B. Jones
There You'll Find Me

Jenny B. Jones
Draw the Line Laurent Linn
Draw the Line

Laurent Linn
Backlash by Sarah Darer Littman
Backlash

Emily Darer Littman
The Revolution of Evelyn Serrano Sonia Manzano
The Revolution of Evelyn Serrano

Sonia Manzano
Adventures in Minecraft Martin O'Hanlon
Adventures in Minecraft

Martin O'Hanlon
 
Shadowshaper Daniel Jose Older
Shadowshaper

Daniel Jose Older
Freak the Mighty Rodman Philbrick
Freak the Mighty

Rodman Philbrick
If I Was Your Girl Meredith Russo
If I Was Your Girl

Meredith Russo
Between Shades of Gray Ruta Sepetys
Between Shades of Grey

Ruta Septys
Child of the Mountains by Marilyn Sue Shank
Child of the Mountains

Marilyn Sue Shank
The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny, and the Fight for Civil Rights by Steve Sheinkin
Port Chicago 50

Steve Sheinkin
Unwind by Neal Shusterman
Unwind

Neal Shusterman
Lumberjanes Noelle Stevenson
Lumberjanes
(series)
Noelle Stevenson
We Should Hang Out Sometime Josh Sundquist
We Should Hang Out Sometime

Josh Sundquist
Lies We Tell Ourselves by Robin Talley
Lies We Tell Ourselves

Robin Talley
The Hate U Give Angie Thomas
The Hate U Give

Angie Thomas
Ms. Marvel
Ms. Marvel

G. Willow Wilson
 
Brown Girl Dreaming Jacqueline Woodson
Brown Girl Dreaming
Jacqueline Woodson
I Am Malala by Malala Yousafzai
I Am Malala
Malala Yousafzai
Goodbye Days Jeff Zentner
Goodbye Days
Jeff Zentner

 

Build A Better World (Part 2)

Build A Better World (Part 2)
The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian by Sherman Alexie
Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian

Sherman Alexie
I Am J Chris Beam
I Am J
Chris Beam
Noughts and Crosses Malorie Blackman
Naughts and Crosses

Malorie Blackman
Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit Jaye Robin Brown
Georgia Peaches and Other Forbidden Fruit

Jaye Robin Brown
Ask Me No Questions Marina Budhos
Ask Me No Questions

Marina Budhos
Bitterblue Kristin Cashore
Bitterblue
Kristin Cashore
Ready Player One by Ernest Cline
Ready Player One

Ernest Cline
Box Out John Coy
Box Out

John Coy
Miseducation of Cameron Post
The Miseducation of Cameron Post

Emily M. Danforth
Children of Eden Joey Graceffa
Children of Eden

Joey Graceffa
Fish in a Tree Lynda Mullaly Hunt
Fish in a Tree

Lynda Mullaly Hunt
The Truth Commission
The Truth Commission

Susan Juby
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind William Kamkwamba
The Boy Who Harnessed the Wind

William Kamkwamba
 
See You at Harry's by Jo Knowles
See You at Harry's

Johanna Knowles
The Lions of Little Rock Kristin Levine
The Lions of Little Rock

Kristin Levine
Wide Awake David Levithan
Wide Awake

David Levithan
March: Book 1 John Lewis
March: Book 1

John Lewis
How It Went Down Kekla Magoon
How It Went Down

Kekla Magoon
Sold Patricia McCormick
Sold

Patricia McCormick
How Huge the Night Heather Munn
How Huge the Night
Heather Munn
Wonder R. J. Palacio
Wonder

R. J. Palacio
All American Boys Jason Reynolds
All American Boys

Jason Reynolds
Motorcycles, Sushi, & One Strange Book Nancy Rue
Motorcycles, Sushi, & One Strange Book

Nancy Rue
This Song Will Save Your Life Leila Sales
This Song Will Save Your Life

Leila Sales
Orbiting Jupiter by Gary D. Schmidt
Orbiting Jupiter

Gary D. Schmidt
 
Humans of New York Brandon Stanton
Humans of New York
Brandon Stanton
Popular Maya Van Wagenen
Popular

Maya Van Wagenen
 

 

Step Into Another World

Step Into Another World
Abarat
Abarat
Clive Barker
The Darkest Part of the Forest
The Darkest Part of the Forest 
Holly Black
Glimmerglass
Glimmerglass
Jenna Black
A Great and Terrible Beauty
A Great and Terrible Beauty
Libba Bray
Gregor the Overlander
Gregor the Overlander
Suzanne Collins
Labyrinth Lost
Labyrinth Lost
Zoraida Córdova 
Inkheart
Inkheart 
Cornelia Funke
Otherbound

Otherbound
Corinne Duyvis

Coraline
Coraline
Neil Gaiman
The Love That Split the World
The Love That Split the World 
Emily Henry
Need
Need
Carrie Jones
The Homeward Bounders
The Homeward Bounders 
Diana Wynne Jones
The Iron King
The Iron King
Julie Kagawa
Sword Art Online Aincrad
Sword Art Online: Aincrad
Reki Kawahara
Wicked Lovely
Wicked Lovely 
Melissa Marr
The Hunter's Moon
The Hunter's Moon 
O. R. Melling
The Night Circus
The Night Circus
Erin Morgenstern
Wings
Wings
Aprilynne Pike
 
Witch World
Witch World 
Christopher Pike
The Game of Triumphs
The Game of Triumphs
Laura Powell
The Golden Compass
The Golden Compass
Philip Pullman
A Book of Spirits and Thieves
A Book of Spirits and Thieves 
Morgan Rhodes
Lament: The Faerie Queen's Deception
Lament: The Faerie Queen's Deception
Maggie Stiefvater
Daughter of Smoke and Bone
Daughter of Smoke and Bone 
Laini Taylor 

 

High School Romance

high school romance
Suffer Love Ashley Herring Blake
Suffer Love

Ashley Herring Blake
Love and Other Perishable Items Laura Buzo
Love and Other Perishable Items

Laura Buzo
The Last Forever Deb Caletti
The Last Forever

Deb Caletti
Along for the Ride Sarah Dessen
Along for the Ride

Sarah Dessen
Perfect Chemistry Simone Elkeles
Perfect Chemistry

Simone Elkeles
Better Off Friends Elizabeth Eulberg
Better Off Friends

Elizabeth Eulberg
 
If You Could Be Mine Sara Farizan
If You Could Be Mine

Sara Farizan
What I Thought Was True Huntley Fitzpatrick
What I Thought Was True

Huntley Fitzpatrick
Breathe Abbi Glines
Breathe

Abbi Glines
Forever for a Year B. T. Gottfred
Forever for a Year

B. T. Gottfred
Stay With Me Paul Griffin
Stay With Me

Paul Griffin
Juniors Kaui Hart Hemmings
Juniors

Kaui Hart Hemmings
Like No Other Una LaMarche
Like No Other

Una LaMarche
Not After Everything Michelle Levy
Not After Everything

Michelle Levy
Getting Over Garrett Delaney Abby McDonald
Getting Over Garrett Delaney

Abby McDonald
Crash Into You Katie McGarry
Crash Into You

Katie McGarry
The Book of Broken Hearts Sarah Ockler
The Book of Broken Hearts

Sarah Ockler
The Bridge from Me to You Lisa Schroeder
The Bridge from Me to You

Lisa Schroeder
Perfect You Elizabeth Scott
Perfect You
Elizabeth Scott
The Geography of You and Me Jennifer E. Smith
The Geography of You and Me

Jennifer E. Smith
Boys Like You Juliana Stone
Boys Like You

Juliana Stone
The Geek's Guide to Unrequited Love Tash Sarvenaz
The Geek's Guide to Unrequited Love

Sarvenaz Tash
Fan Art Sarah Tregay
Fan Art

Sarah Tregay
The Last Boy and Girl in the World Siobhan Vivian
The Last Boy and Girl in the World
Siobhan Vivian
 

 

Retold Classics

Retold Classics
Tiger Lily
Tiger Lily
Jodi Lynn Anderson
A Curse Dark as Gold
A Curse Dark as Gold
Elizabeth C. Bunce
Goddess of Yesterday Caroline B. Cooney
Goddess of Yesterday
Caroline B. Cooney 
Stork
Stork
Wendy Delsol
Entwined
Entwined
Heather Dixon
Beastly Alex Flinn
Beastly
Alex Flinn 
Scarlet A. C. Gaughen
Scarlet
A. C. Gaughen 
Masque of the Red Death
Masque of the Red Death
Bethany Griffin
Splintered A. G. Howard
Splintered
A. G. Howard
The Death Catchers Jennifer Anne Kogler
The Death Catchers
Jennifer Anne Kogler 
Enchanted
Enchanted
Alethea Kontis
Jane
Jane
April Lindner 
Ash Malinda Lo
Ash
Malinda Lo 
Cinder
Cinder
Marissa Meyer
This Dark Endeavor Kenneth Oppel
This Dark Endeavor
Kenneth Oppel
Dorothy Must Die D. M. Paige
Dorothy Must Die
D. M. Paige 
Sisters Red
Sisters Red
Jackson Pearce
For Darkness Shows the Stars
For Darkness Shows the Stars
Diana Peterfreund
Life After Theft Aprilynne Pike
Life After Theft
Aprilynne Pike 
Withering Tights Louise Rennison
Withering Tights
Louise Rennison 
Jackaby William Ritter
Jackaby
William Ritter
The Madman's Daughter Megan Shepherd
The Madman's Daughter
Megan Shepherd 
Still Star-Crossed
Still Star-Crossed
Melinda Taub
Midnight Pearls
Midnight Pearls
Debbie Viguie

 

Realistic Fiction

Fantasy

Teen Fantasy fiction
The Keeper's Tattoo by Gill Arbuthnott
The Keeper's Tattoo
Gill Arbuthnott
The Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard
The Red Queen
Victoria Aveyard
Shadow and Bone by Leigh Bardugo
Shadow and Bone
Leigh Bardugo
Plain Kate by Erin Bow
Plain Kate
Erin Bow
Dragon's Keep by Janet Lee Carey
Dragon's Keep
Janet Lee Carey
The Girl of Fire and Thorns by Rae Carson
The Girl of Fire and Thorns
Rae Carson
 Graceling by Kristin Cashore
Graceling
Kristin Cashore
The Assassin's Curse by Cassandra Rose Clarke
The Assassin's Curse
Cassandra Rose Clarke
Witchlanders by Lena Coakley
Witchlanders
Lena Coakley
The Naming by Alison Croggon
The Naming
Alison Croggon
Death Sworn by Leah Cypess
Death Sworn
Leah Cypess
Revenge of the Witch by Joseph Delaney
Revenge of the Witch
Joseph Delaney
Vessel by Sarah Beth Durst
Vessel
Sarah Beth Durst
Dragon's Milk by Susan Fletcher
Dragon's Milk
Susan Fletcher
Eon: Dragoneye Reborn by Alison Goodman
Eon: Dragoneye Reborn
Alison Goodman

Howl's Moving Castle
Diana Wynne Jones

Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas
Throne of Glass
Sarah J. Maas
Finnikin of the Rock by Melina Marchetta
Finnikin of the Rock
Melina Marchetta
Incarnate by Jodi Meadows
Incarnate
Jodi Meadows
The Floating Islands by Rachel Neumeier
The Floating Islands
Rachel Neumeier
Wild Magic by Tamora Pierce
Wild Magic
Tamora Pierce
Falling Kingdoms by Morgan Rhodes
Falling Kingdoms
Morgan Rhodes
The Rithmatist by Brandon Sanderson
The Rithmatist
Brandon Sanderson
The Thief by Megan Whalen Turner
The Thief
Megan Whalen Turner

 

Middle School Reads

Middle School Reads
Bloomability Sharon Creech
Bloomability
Sharon Creech
The Graveyard Book Neil Gaiman
The Graveyard Book
Neil Gaiman
Professor Gargoyle Charles Gilman
Professor Gargoyle
Charles Gilman
Twerp Mark Goldblatt
Twerp
Mark Goldblatt
Shug Jenny Han
Shug
Jenny Han
Chomp Carl Hiaasen
Chomp
Carl Hiaasen
The Fourteenth Goldfish Jennifer L. Holm
The Fourteenth Goldfish
Jennifer L. Holm
Fish in a Tree Lynda Mullaly Hunt
Fish in a Tree
Lynda Mullaly Hunt
The Great Greene Heist Varian Johnson
The Great Greene Heist
Varian Johnson 
Freakling Lana Krumwiede
Freakling
Lana Krumwiede
Eight Keys Suzanne M. LaFleur
Eight Keys
Suzanne M. LaFleur
Savvy Ingrid Law
Savvy
Ingrid Law
I Am a Genius of Unspeakable Evil and I Want to Be Your Class President Josh Lieb
I Am a Genius of Unspeakable Evil and I Want to Be Your Class President
Josh Lieb
A Mango-shaped Space Wendy Mass
A Mango-shaped Space
Wendy Mass
The Unwanteds Lisa McMann
The Unwanteds
Lisa McMann
The Apothecary Maile Meloy
The Apothecary
Maile Meloy
Eye of the Storm Kate Messner
Eye of the Storm
Kate Messner
Rock God: The Legend of B.J. Levine Barnabas Miller
Rock God: The Legend of B.J. Levine
Barnabas Miller
The Boundless Kenneth Oppel
The Boundless
Kenneth Oppel
The Grimm Legacy Polly Shulman
The Grimm Legacy
Polly Shulman
Zen and the Art of Faking It Jordan Sonnenblick
Zen and the Art of Faking It
Jordan Sonnenblick
Goodbye Stranger Rebecca Stead
Goodbye Stranger
Rebecca Stead
Uglies Scott Westerfeld
Uglies
Scott Westerfeld
Elsewhere Gabrielle Zevin
Elsewhere
Gabrielle Zevin

 

Prom Dates & Disasters

Stories in Poetry

Mystery

Mysteries for Teens
Gilda Joyce, Psychic Investigator by Jennifer Allison
Gilda Joyce, Psychic Investigator
Jennifer Allison
The Naturals by Jennifer Lynn Barnes
The Naturals
Jennifer Lynn Barnes
The White Cat by Holly Black
The White Cat
Holly Black
Unspoken by Sarah Rees Brennan
Unspoken
Sarah Rees Brennan
Payback Time by Carl Deuker
Payback Time
Carl Deuker
The Rules for Disappearing by Ashley Elston
The Rules for Disappearing
Ashley Elston
Burning Blue by Paul Griffin
Burning Blue
Paul Griffin
Deadly Cool by Gemma Halliday
Deadly Cool
Gemma Halliday
Clarity by Kim Harrington
Clarity
Kim Harrington
The Name of the Star by Maureen Johnson
The Name of the Star
Maureen Johnson
Icefall by Matthew J. Kirby
Icefall
Matthew J. Kirby
The Last Thing I Remember by Andrew Klavan
The Last Thing I Remember
Andrew Klavan
Skulduggery Pleasant by Derek Landy
Skulduggery Pleasant
Derek Landy
The Silence of Murder by Dandi Daley Mackall
The Silence of Murder
Dandi Daley Mackall
Dark Souls by Paula Morris
Dark Souls
Paula Morris
Forgotten by Cat Patrick
Forgotten
Cat Patrick
Confessions of a Murder Suspect by James Patterson
Confessions of a Murder Suspect
James Patterson
Virals by Kathy Reichs
Virals
Kathy Reichs
Jackaby by William Ritter
Jackaby
William Ritter
Far From You by Tess Sharpe
Far From You
Tess Sharpe
Sekret by Lindsay Smith
Sekret
Lindsay Smith
Liar & Spy by Rebecca Stead
Liar & Spy
Rebecca Stead
Wish You Were Dead by Todd Strasser
Wish You Were Dead
Todd Strasser
Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein
Code Name Verity
Elizabeth Wein
Variant by Robison Wells
Variant
Robison Wells

 

Iowa Reads

Sports

Sports Fiction for Teens

Tangerine
Edward Bloor

The Cinderella Society by Kay Cassidy
The Cinderella Society 
Kay Cassidy

Soccerland
Beth Choat

The Girl Who Threw Butterflies
Mick Cochrane 

Leverage by Joshua Cohen
Leverage
Joshua Cohen

Whip It
Shauna Cross

Running Loose
Chris Crutcher

Gym Candy by Carl Deuker

Gym Candy 
Carl Deuker

Double Dutch by Sharon M. Draper
Double Dutch
Sharon M. Draper
Change-up: Mystery at the World Series by John Feinstein
Change-up: Mystery at the World Series
John Feinstein

Pinned 
Sharon Flake

Hoops of Steel
John Foley

The Brooklyn Nine: A Novel in Nine Innings by Alan Gratz
The Brooklyn Nine: A Novel in Nine Innings
Alan Gratz
Baseball Great by Tim Green
Baseball Great
Tim Green
Soul Surfer by Bethany Hamilton
Soul Surfer
Bethany Hamilton

Girl Overboard 
Justina Chen Headley

Open Ice
Pat Hughes

Catching Jordan by Miranda Kenneally
Catching Jordan 
Miranda Kenneally
Shut Out by Kody Keplinger
Shut Out
Kody Keplinger
The Batboy by Mike Lupica
The Batboy
Mike Lupica
Game Changers by Mike Lupica
Game Changers
Mike Lupica
Throwing Like a Girl by Weezie Kerr Mackey
Throwing Like a Girl
Weezie Kerr Mackey

Soccer Shootout
Jake Maddox

Take Me On by Katie McGarry
Take Me On
Katie McGarry

Dairy Queen
Catherine Gilbert Murdock

Ball Don’t Lie
Matt de la Pena

My Thirteenth Season by  Kristi Roberts
My Thirteenth Season
Kristi Roberts
I Was a Non-Blonde Cheerleader by Kieran Scott
I Was a Non-Blonde Cheerleader
Kieran Scott

Peak
Roland Smith

Knights of the Hill Country by Tim Tharp
Knights of the Hill Country
Tim Tharp
The Running Dream by Wendelin Van Draanen
The Running Dream 
Wendelin Van Draanen

 

MPL Teen Choice 2017 Reading Recommendations

MPL Teen Choice 2018 Reading Recommendations

WINNERS - BOOKS

Wonder Woman: Warbringer
BEST NEW BOOK
Wonder Woman: Warbringer
Leigh Bardugo
Warcross
BEST NEW SERIES
Warcross (Warcross #1)
Marie Lu
Ship of the Dead
BEST CONTINUATION OF A SERIES
Ship of the Dead (Magnus Chase #4)
Rick Riordan
Thirteen Reasons Why
FAVORITE YA BOOK - TIE!
Thirteen Reasons Why
Jay Asher
Everything, Everything
FAVORITE YA BOOK - TIE!
Everything, Everything
Nicola Yoon
Harry Potter series
FAVORITE YA SERIES & AUTHOR
Harry Potter
J. K. Rowling
Wonder Woman: Rebirth
FAVORITE GRAPHIC NOVEL
Wonder Woman (series)
Greg Rucka
Tokyo Ghoul
FAVORITE MANGA SERIES
Tokyo Ghoul
Sui Ishida

WINNERS - OTHER

Thor: Ragnarok
BEST NEW MOVIE
Thor: Ragnarok
 
Stranger Things
FAVORITE TV SHOW
Stranger Things
Attack on Titan
FAVORITE ANIME
Attack on Titan
Minecraft
FAVORITE VIDEO GAME
Minecraft
Camila Cabello
FAVORITE MUSICAL ARTIST
Camila Cabello
Havana - Single
BEST SONG
"Havana (feat. Young Thug)" by Camila Cabello
YouTube
FAVORITE SOCIAL MEDIA APP
YouTube
Collins Key
FAVORITE YOUTUBER
Collins Key
Teen Game Day Wednesdays
FAVORITE TEEN LIBRARY ACTIVITY
Game Day Wednesdays
 

Lonely Books

Lonely Books
Wanted
Wanted

Heidi Ayarbe
The River
The River
Mary Jane Beaufrand
Pull
Pull

B. A. Binns
Replica
Replica

Jenna Black
Ruler of the Realm
Ruler of the Realm

Herbie Brennan
Who Will Tell My Brother
Who Will Tell My Brother?
Marlene Carvell
Brushing Mom's Hair
Brushing Mom's Hair

Andrea Cheng
Chicken Boy
Chicken Boy

Frances O'Roark Dowell
The Good Braider
The Good Braider

Terry Farish
The Christopher Killer
The Christopher Killer

Alane Ferguson
The Importance of Wings
The Importance of Wings

Robin Friedman
 
The Patron Saint of Butterflies
The Patron Saint of Butterflies
Cecilia Galante
Secret of the Sirens
Secret of the Sirens

Julia Golding
Godless
Godless

Pete Hautman
Stoner & Spaz
Stoner & Spaz

Ron Koertge

The Interrogation of Ashala Wolf
Ambelin Kwaymullina

Death Cloud
Death Cloud

Andrew Lane
The Revolution of Evelyn Serrano
The Revolution of Evelyn Serrano

Sonia Manzano
The White Darkness
The White Darkness
Geraldine McCaughrean
Hush
Hush

Donna Jo Napoli
The Reluctant Journal of Henry K. Larsen
The Reluctant Journal of Henry K. Larsen

Susin Nielsen
Trouble
Trouble

Gary D. Schmidt
The Near Witch
The Near Witch

Victoria Schwab
Permanent Record
Permanent Record

Leslie Stella

 

Biography & Memoir

Biography & Memoir
Breakthrough by Jack Andraka
Breakthrough: How One Teen Innovator is Changing the World
Jack Andraka
Courage to Soar by Simone Biles
Courage to Soar: A Body in Motion, a Life in Balance
Simone Biles
Alexander Hamilton, Revolutionary by Martha Brockenbrough
Alexander Hamilton, Revolutionary

Martha Brockenbrough
Drowned City by Don Brown
Drowned City: Hurricane Katrina & New Orleans

Don Brown
#NotYourPrincess by Lisa Charleyboy and Mary Beth Leatherdale
#NotYourPrincess: Voices of Native American Women

Lisa Charleyboy and Mary Beth Leatherdale
Taking Flight by Michaela DePrince
Taking Flight: From War Orphan to Star Ballerina
Michaela DePrince
This Star Won't Go Out by Esther Earl
This Star Won't Go Out: The Life and Words of Esther Grace Earl

Esther Earl
Looks Like Daylight by Deborah Ellis
Looks Like Daylight: Voices of Indigenous Kids

Deborah Ellis
The Family Romanov Candace Fleming
The Family Romanov: Murder, Rebellion, and the Fall of Imperial Russia

Candace Fleming
 Unbroken : a World War II airman's story of survival, resilience, and redemption
Unbroken: An Olympian's Journey from Airman to Castaway to Captive

Laura Hillenbrand
Diary of a Tokyo Teen by Christine Mari Inzer
Diary of a Tokyo Teen: A Japanese-American Girl Travels to the Land of Fashion, High-Tech Toilets and Maid Cafes

Christine Mari Inzer
Every Falling Star by Sungju Lee
Every Falling Star: The True Story of How I Survived and Escaped North Korea

Sungju Lee
 
Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom by Lynda Blackmon Lowery
Turning 15 on the Road to Freedom: My Story of the Selma Voting Rights March

Lynda Blackmon Lowery
Becoming Maria by Sonia Manzano
Becoming Maria: Love and Chaos in the South Bronx

Sonia Manzano
Bad Boy by Walter Dean Myers
Bad Boy: A Memoir

Walter Dean Myers
Positive by Paige Rawl
Positive: Surviving My Bullies, Finding Hope, and Living to Change the World

Paige Rawl
Victoria by Catherine Reef
Victoria: Portrait of a Queen

Catherine Reef
The Pregnancy Project by Gaby Rodriguez
The Pregnancy Project: A Memoir

Gaby Rodriguez
All Better Now by Emily Wing Smith
All Better Now: A Memoir

Emily Wing Smith
We Should Hang Out Sometime by Josh Sundquist
We Should Hang out Sometime

Josh Sundquist
Honor Girl by Maggie Thrash
Honor Girl

Maggie Thrash
Samurai Rising by Pamela S. Turner
Samurai Rising: The Epic Life of Minamoto Yoshitsune

Pamela S. Turner
How Dare the Sun Rise by Sandra Uwiringiyimana
How Dare the Sun Rise: Memoirs of a War Child

Sandra Uwiringiyimana
Spinning by Tillie Walden
Spinning

Tillie Walden
 

 

 

Start A New Series

Older Teen Reads

Older Teen Reads
Ship Breaker by Paolo Bacigalupi
Ship Breaker

Paolo Bacigalupi
The Kingdom of Little Wounds by Susann Cokal
The Kingdom of Little Wounds
Susann Cokal
Little Brother by Cory Doctorow
Little Brother

Cory Doctorow
We Were Here by Matt de la Pena
We Were Here

Matt de la Peña
Breathe Abbi Glines
Breathe

Abbi Glines
The You I've Never Known Ellen Hopkins
The You I've Never Known

Ellen Hopkins
A Thousand Nights E. K. Johnston
A Thousand Nights

E. K. Johnston
Still Life With Tornado A. S. King
Still Life With Tornado

A. S. King
Whisper to Me Nick Lake
Whisper to Me

Nick Lake
Tender Morsels Margo Lanagan
Tender Morsels

Margo Lanagan
A Court of Thorns and Roses Sarah J. Maas
A Court of Thorns and Roses

Sarah J. Maas
Walk the Edge Katie McGarry
Walk the Edge

Katie McGarry
 
The Night Circus by Erin Morgenstern
The Night Circus

Erin Morgenstern
Asking for It Louise O'Neill
Asking for It

Louise O'Neill
Every Exquisite Thing Matthew Quick
Every Exquisite Thing

Matthew Quick
Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
Fangirl
Rainbow Rowell
Bone Gap by Laura Ruby
Bone Gap

Laura Ruby
The Ghosts of Heaven
Ghosts of Heaven

Marcus Sedgwick
Grasshopper Jungle by Andrew Smith
Grasshopper Jungle

Andrew Smith
As I Descended Robin Talley
As I Descended

Robin Talley
The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender Leslye Walton
The Strange and Beautiful Sorrows of Ava Lavender

Leslye Walton
Noggin John Corey Whaley
Noggin

John Corey Whaley
The Serpent King Jeff Zentner
The Serpent King

Jeff Zentner
I Am the Messenger Markus Zusak
I Am the Messenger

Markus Zusak

 

 

Paranormal Teen Reads

Paranormal
The Dead Girls of Hysteria Hall
The Dead Girls of Hysteria Hall 
Katie Alender
City of Bones Cassandra Clare
City of Bones

Cassandra Clare
Julia Vanishes
Catherine Egan
Hush, Hush
Hush, Hush
Becca Fitzpatrick 
Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia
Beautiful Creatures
Kami Garcia
Unearthly by Cynthia Hand
Unearthly
Cynthia Hand
Hex Hall
Hex Hall 
Rachel Hawkins
Born at Midnight
Born at Midnight 
C. C. Hunter
Talon
Talon
Julie Kagawa

 
Fallen

Lauren Kate
Vampire Academy
Vampire Academy
Richelle Mead
Evermore

Alyson Noel
Asylum by Madeleine Roux
Asylum

Madeleine Roux
The Ghosts of Heaven
The Ghosts of Heaven
Marcus Sedgwick
Dark Visions
Dark Visions 
L. J. Smith
Born Wicked
Born Wicked 
Jessica Spotswood
Strange Angels

Lili St. Crow
The Raven Boys
The Raven Boys 
Maggie Stiefvater
Time After Time

Tamara Ireland Stone
Ink

Amanda Sun
My Soul to Take
My Soul to Take
Rachel Vincent
Shallow Graves

Kali Wallace
Paranormalcy
Paranormalcy
Kiersten White
 

Animal Tales

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Twyning Terence Blacker
The Twyning

Terence Blacker
Of Poseidon Anna Banks
Of Poseidon

Anna Banks
The Owl Keeper Chris Brodien-Jones
The Owl Keeper

Chris Brodien-Jones
The Sight David Clement-Davies
The Sight

David Clement-Davies
Wild Life Cynthia DeFelice
Wild Life

Cynthia DeFelice
Ice Sarah Beth Durst
Ice

Sarah Beth Durst
Belladonna Mary Finn
Belladonna

Mary Finn
Unnatural Creatures Neil Gaiman
Unnatural Creatures

Neil Gaiman
The Princess and the Hound Mette Ivie Harrison
The Princess and the Hound

Mette Ivie Harrison
Seraphina Rachel Hartman
Seraphina

Rachel Hartman
Tiger's Curse Colleen Houck
Tiger's Curse

Colleen Houck
Into the Wild (Warriors #1) Erin Hunter
Into the Wild (Warriors #1)

Erin Hunter
Redwall Brian Jacques
Redwall

Brian Jacques
Pegasus Robin McKinley
Pegasus

Robin McKinley
Wild Born (Spirit Animals #1) Brandon Mull
Wild Born (Spirit Animals #1)

Brandon Mull
Half Brother Kenneth Oppel
Half Brother

Kenneth Oppel
Cat Girl's Day Off Kimberly Pauley
Cat Girl's Day Off

Kimberly Pauley
Road Trip Jim Paulsen
Road Trip

Jim Paulsen
Serpentine Cindy Pon
Serpentine

Cindy Pon
A Dog's Way Home Bobbie Pyron
A Dog's Way Home

Bobbie Pyron
What the Dog Said Randi Reisfeld
What the Dog Said

Randi Reisfeld
Threatened Eliot Schrefer
Threatened

Eliot Schrefer
A Beautiful Friendship David Weber
A Beautiful Friendship

David Weber
Down the Mysterly River Bill Willingham
Down the Mysterly River

Bill Willingham
 

 

Saddest Tales

Saddest Tales
Speak
Speak
Laurie Halse Anderson
Thirteen Reasons Why
Thirteen Reasons Why 
Jay Asher
The Scorpion Rules
The Scorpion Rules
 
Erin Bow
The Boy in the Striped Pajamas

The Boy in the Striped Pajamas
John Boyne

Hate List
Hate List 
Jennifer Brown
Perks of Being a Wallflower
Perks of Being a Wallflower 
Stephen Chbosky
Deadline
Deadline
Chris Crutcher
Miseducation of Cameron Post
Miseducation of Cameron Post 
Emily M. Danforth
Untwine
Untwine
Edwidge Danticat
Before I Die
Before I Die 
Jenny Downham
Infinite Sky
Infinite Sky 
C. J. Flood
If I Stay
If I Stay
Gayle Forman
Looking for Alaska
Looking for Alaska 
John Green
The Outsiders
The Outsiders 
S. E. Hinton
If I Lie
If I Lie 
Corrine Jackson
Maybe One Day
Maybe One Day 
Melissa Kantor
Everybody Sees the Ants
Everybody Sees the Ants 
A. S. King
Hold Still
Hold Still 
Nina LaCour
Jellicoe Road
Jellicoe Road 
Melina Marchetta
Never Fall Down
Never Fall Down 
Patricia McCormick
Before I Fall
Before I Fall 
Lauren Oliver
Eleanor & Park
Eleanor & Park 
Rainbow Rowell
Between Shades of Gray
Between Shades of Gray 
Ruta Sepetys
It’s Kind of a Funny Story
It’s Kind of a Funny Story
Ned Vizzini

 

Steampunk

Steampunk
Ivey and the Airship
Ivey and the Airship
Cheryl Ammeter
Etiquette & Espionage
Etiquette & Espionage
Gail Carriger
Clockwork Angel
Clockwork Angel 
Cassandra Clare
Airman
Airman
Eoin Colfer
 
Mechanica
Mechanica
Betsy Cornwell
The Inventor's Secret
The Inventor's Secret 
Andrea Cremer
 
The Girl in the Steel Corset
The Girl in the Steel Corset 
Kady Cross
Something Strange and Deadly
Something Strange and Deadly 
Susan Dennard
Incarceron
Incarceron
Catherine Fisher
The Clockwork Scarab: a Stoker & Holmes Novel
The Clockwork Scarab: a Stoker & Holmes Novel 
Colleen Gleason
Dearly, Departed
Dearly, Departed
Lia Habel
The Iron Thorn
The Iron Thorn
Caitlin Kittredge
The Friday Society
The Friday Society
Adrienne Kress
The Falconer
The Falconer 
Elizabeth May
Planesrunner
Planesrunner
Ian McDonald
The Peculiars
The Peculiars 
Maureen McQuerry
Railsea
Railsea
China Mieville
 
Starclimber
Starclimber 
Kenneth Oppel
Fever Crumb
Fever Crumb
Philip Reeve
 
The Invention of Hugo Cabret
The Invention of Hugo Cabret 
Brian Selznick
The Hunchback Assignments
The Hunchback Assignments 
Arthur Slade
Ashes of Twilight
Ashes of Twilight
Kassy Tayler
The Unnaturalists
The Unnaturalists 
Tiffany Trent
Leviathan
Leviathan
Scott Westerfeld
 

 

Off to College

Off to College book list
Catalyst by Laurie Halse Anderson
Catalyst
Laurie Halse Anderson
Band Geeked Out by Josie Bloss
Band Geeked Out
Josie Bloss
The Vast Fields of Ordinary by Nick Burd
The Vast Fields of Ordinary
Nick Burd
LoveSick by Jake Coburn
LoveSick
Jake Coburn
All I Need by Susane Colasanti
All I Need
Susane Colasanti
Accomplice by Eireann Corrigan
Accomplice
Eireann Corrigan
The Moon and More by Sarah Dessen
The Moon and More
Sarah Dessen
Enchanted Ivy by Sarah Beth Durst
Enchanted Ivy
Sarah Beth Durst
Everyone Dies in the End by Brian Katcher
Everyone Dies in the End
Brian Katcher
Golden by Jessi Kirby
Golden
Jessi Kirby
Son of the Mob: Hollywood Hustle by Gordon Korman
Son of the Mob: Hollywood Hustle
Gordon Korman
Sophomore Switch by Abigail McDonald
Sophomore Switch
Abigail McDonald
Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
Fangirl
Rainbow Rowell
Asylum by Madeleine Roux
Asylum
Madeleine Roux
I Become Shadow by Joe Shine
I Become Shadow
Joe Shine
Everything You Want by Barbara Shoup
Everything You Want
Barbara Shoup
Hacking Harvard by Robin Wasserman
Hacking Harvard
Robin Wasserman
Heart on My Sleeve by Ellen Wittlinger
Heart on My Sleeve
Ellen Wittlinger
Funny How Things Change by Melissa Wyatt
Funny How Things Change
Melissa Wyatt
Good Enough by Paula Yoo
Good Enough
Paula Yoo
Roomies by Sarah Zarr
Roomies
Sarah Zarr

 

Heroes vs. Villains

Historical Fiction

Historical Fiction for Teens
Fever, 1793 Laurie Halse Anderson
Fever, 1793
Laurie Halse Anderson
Prisoner of Night and Fog Anne Blankman
Prisoner of Night and Fog
Anne Blankman
Al Capone Does My Shirts Gennifer Choldenko
Al Capone Does My Shirts
Gennifer Choldenko
The Queen's Daughter Susan Coventry
The Queen's Daughter
Susan Coventry
Catherine, Called Birdy Karen Cushman
Catherine, Called Birdy
Karen Cushman
A Northern Light Jennifer Donnelly
A Northern Light
Jennifer Donnelly
Copper Sun Sharon Draper
Copper Sun
Sharon Draper
Sphinx's Princess Esther M. Friesner
Sphinx's Princess
Esther Friesner
Bright Young Things Anna Godbersen
Bright Young Things
Anna Godbersen
The Luxe Anna Godbersen
The Luxe
Anna Godbersen
Uprising Margaret Peterson Haddix
Uprising
Margaret Peterson Haddix
Hattie Big Sky Kirby Larson
Hattie Big Sky
Kirby Larson
Gilt Katherine Longshore
Gilt
Katherine Longshore
A Death-Struck Year Makiia Lucier
A Death-Struck Year
Makiia Lucier
The Season Sarah MacLean
The Season
Sarah MacLean
The Rock and the River Kekla Magoon
The Rock and the River
Kekla Magoon
The Bad Queen: Rules and Instructions for Marie-Antoinette Carolyn Meyer
The Bad Queen: Rules and Instructions for Marie-Antoinette
Carolyn Meyer
Here Lies Arthur Philip Reeve
Here Lies Arthur
Philip Reeve
Out of the Easy Ruta Sepetys
Out of the Easy
Ruta Sepetys
Flygirl Sherri L. Smith
Flygirl
Sherri L. Smith
Lies We Tell Ourselves Robin Talley
Lies We Tell Ourselves
Robin Talley
Countdown Deborah Wiles