Whether you are browsing for you next read or want to know the best teen books of the year, check out the links and lists below! This page will be updated as new awards/lists are announced or created, so be sure to check back often. You can also find most of these titles through our ebook and downloadable audiobook options as well.
Book lists by theme
|Mystery & Suspense
|| Rebellion & Revolution
|| Non-Dystopian Science Fiction
|| Romantic Comedy
|If you liked..."The Selection"
| -more coming soon!
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 William C. Morris YA Debut Award, first given in 2009, honors a book published by a first-time author writing for teens and celebrating impressive new voices in young adult literature.
The Michael L. Printz Award is a yearly award for a book that exemplifies literary excellence in young adult literature.
This database provides access to all of YALSA's annual selected book and media lists, awards, and honorees. These books and media have been selected for teens from 12 to 18 years of age, and span a broad range of reading and maturity levels.