Recommended reading for middle and high school students from Youth Services librarians and TMAD, the library’s teen advisory board. Includes the annual Teen Nutmeg Award and lists of books by subject or genre.

Summer Reading

Authors and Publishers

Other Booklists Books and Authors
AdLit booklists have annotations, recommended ages, and access to, so you can purchase the books you like right away.

Berkeley Public Library Booklists
Booklists for teens on special subjects and genres.

“Figment is a community where you can share your writing, connect with other people who love to read, and discover new stories and authors. (In a nutshell.)”

New York Public Library (NYPL) Books for the Teen Age
The special book list for teens prepared by the New York Public Library. Also click on “More Books” for other lists.

No Flying, No Tights
The place to find lots of reviews of graphic novels, organized by genre. Look in the “what’s the deal” section for definitions of comics, graphic novels, manga and more.

Reading Rants
Unusual, annotated book lists for teens compiled by a middle school librarian. Try some of these.

Teen Ink
You can read pieces written by other teens or find out how to submit your own work. Also has lots of college application essays.

Teens at
Buy books or get ideas for great reading

YALSA Booklists
Best books for teens chosen by committees of young adult librarians.

Young Adult Books in Series and Sequels
Not sure how many books are in the Fearless Series? Check here for all you need to know about series and sequels.

Digital Books

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Baby Time

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