Looking for a good book?
Why not check out a booklist?
Here are some good ones:
- Amelia Bloomer List Features books with strong female characters; with both nonfiction and fiction titles included
- YA Bookshelf Project When YALSA asked “What if there was only one shelf of space for YA books, what books should be included?” Consider it a MUST READ list of teen titles
- Brown Bookshelf Features books for teens that are written by African American authors or books that contain a majority of African American characters
- ALA’s 2009 GLBT Round Table/SRRT Rainbow List GLBTQ (Gay Lesbian Bisexual Transgendered Questioning) Titles from the American Library Association. Here is the 2008 List
- The “If you liked ‘Gossip Girl” Booklist Are you a fan of Blair and Serena? Nate? Dan? Chuck? Read the books? Maybe you watch the TV show? Here are some other books and series to get all wrapped up in
- YALSA’s 2009 Best Books for Young Adults 86 books selected from 224 nominations at YALSA (Young Adult Library Service Association) annual meeting. Feeling overwhelmed? Check out the 2009 Top Ten Best Books instead.
- 2009 Great Graphic Novels for Teens Are graphic novels more your thing?