New Teen Titles
Browse the new arrivals of Teen novels, books, and titles below.
Dear My Blank
Love and Other Perishable Items
The Movie Version
Lucy and Linh
Financial Literacy for Millennials: A...
The Devil’s Banshee
My Lady Jane
Who I Kissed
Summer Days and Summer Nights
The Memory Book
Teen Book Awards
YALSA (the Young Adult Library Service Association) is a professional organization that puts together many book award lists.
The Michael L. Printz Award is an award for a book that exemplifies literary excellence in young adult literature. It is named for a Topeka, Kansas school librarian who was a long-time active member of the Young Adult Library Services Association. The award is sponsored by Booklist, a publication of the American Library Association.
Bone Gap by Laura Ruby. Published by Balzer + Bray, 2015.
The Margaret A. Edwards Award, sponsored by School Library Journal, honors an author and specific works by that author for significant and lasting contribution for writing to teens.
2016 Winner: David Levithan
The YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults Award honors the best nonfiction written for teens each year. The Nonfiction committee also publishes its official nomination list after the awards announcement.
2016 Winner: Most Dangerous: Daniel Ellsberg and the Secret History of the Vietnam War, written by Steve Sheinkin. Published by Roaring Brook Press, 2015
A book list created by the ALA (American Library Association). The books, recommended for those ages 12-18, meet the criteria of both good quality literature and appealing reading for teens.
In addition, the Great Graphic Novels for Teens Committee created a Top Ten list of titles that exemplify the quality and range of graphic novels appropriate for teen audiences, denoted by an asterisk.
The Odyssey Award honors the producer of the best audiobook produced for children and/or young adults, available in English in the United States. The award is co-administered with the Association for Library Service to Children
2016 Winner: The War that Saved my Life, written by Kimberly Brubaker Bradley and narrated by Jayne Entwistle. Published by Listening Library, 2015.
2016 Honor: Echo, written by Pam Muñoz Ryan and narrated by Mark Bramhall, David de Vries, MacLeod Andrews and Rebecca Sole. Published by scholastic Audio, 2015.