Reading Resources - Middle School

Reading Resources


Use these links to find the latest award winners, the next title in a series
or ideas for what to read next. 



YALSA Teen Book Finder Database


        The HUB Your Connection to Teen Collections


Search for books, audiobooks and films
from YALSA's book awards and book
lists.  This is the source for the best of 
the best!

Individual Book Reviews, Reading 
Challenges, Read-a-Likes, Author
Interviews.  All Things 


Reading Rants



 ATN Read-a-Likes

Book Reviews by a Young Adult Librarian


A Great Site for Finding Books Similar 
to Titles You Have Already Enjoyed



         Teen Reads

     Books and Authors


Dedicated to teen readers.
Recommendations come from Teen
Advisory Board

Search by Author, Title, Genre, Award
Winner, Best Seller, Recommended Pics
and More!


      NoveList K-8 Plus


    Random House Teens

Select just the right book by subject, age,
awards won, Lexile, CCSS and more.

Sneak Peaks, Author Interviews - All
Things Random Publishing



If You Are Looking for a Specific Type of Book, Check out These
Reading Award Winners or Other Recommendations.  


Michael L. Printz Award

     (Young adult books chosen for their literary merit)


Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults

     (Recognizes the best nonfiction title written for young adults 12 -  18.)


Great Graphic Novels for Teens

     (Recommended graphic novels with teen appeal)

Outstanding Books for the College Bound

     (Updated every five years)


Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults

     (Categorized into four topics: adventure seekers, forbidden love,   get your geek on, and sticks and stones)


Quick Picks for Reluctant Readers

     (Good starting place for young adults who don't like to read)


Newbery Award

     (Awarded yearly for the most distinguished contribution to American Literature for children - tweens too!)