Great Book Lists for High School

Teens Top 10
Voted on by teens!

Best Books for Young Adults
The Best books published for teens ages 12-18.

Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults
Four thematic lists are created each year.

Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers
Books selected for teens from ages 12-18 who for whatever reason do not like to read.

Tayshas Reading List
Selected by the Young Adult Round Table of the Texas Library Association

Great Graphic Novels for Teens
A list of recommended graphic novels and illustrated nonfiction for those ages 12-18, prepared yearly by YALSA

Outstanding Books for the College Bound
This list is primarily intended for students in grades 9-12 who wish to 1) enrich and strengthen their knowledge of various subject areas in both classic and contemporary literature, 2)round out their reading before entering college; and 3) prepare for college entrance exams.

Lists Arranged by Genere - LOTS of lists here. Only for browsing, no checkouts.

Amazing Audiobooks for Young Adults
The best spoken word releases of the last 2 years for teens ages 12-18.

Alex Awards
The Alex Awards are given to ten books written for adults that have special appeal to young adults, ages 12 through 18. The winning titles are selected from the previous year's publishing.

The Children's and Young Adult Bloggers' Literary Awards (The Cybils)
Cybils are awarded based merit and popularity. Awards are given in seven categories: Picture Books; Non-fiction Picture Books; Middle Grade fiction; Poetry; Young Adult fiction; Non-fiction (YA/MG); and Graphic Novels.


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