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Are you looking for what to read next? Don't worry, Kristen has got you covered. She's made a list of over one hundred books, based on just about every genre there is, to get you started. If you're looking for award winning books or great book websites, she listed those too below.

Click here to check out Kristen's list. She has hyperlinked every title to link you to the catelog so you can read more about each book.


Award Winning Book Lists

All of these lists are provided by the American Library Association.
 
Printz Award
An award for a book that exemplifies literary excellence in young adult literature.
 
Edwards Award
Honors an author, as well as a specific body of his or her work, for significant and lasting contribution to young adult literature.
 
The Teens' Top Ten
A "teen choice" list, books from the previous year are nominated and voted on by teens.

Find Your Next Favorite Book

These are some of Kristen's favorite book websites.
 
Young Adult Library Services (YALSA)
A website focused on ages 12-18 to search 4,000+ books, audiobooks, and films from YALSA's book awards and book lists.
 
Fantastic Fiction
An online catalog of authors and books we love to read.
 
Book Riot
The largest independent editorial book site in North America.
 
Bookish
They are an independent voice to highlight books and a bookish lifestyle (they also have monthly book bingo).
 
Reading Rants
A website created by a Middle School Librarian to showcase Young Adult fiction including reviews by teens.
 
No Flying No Tights
A graphic novel review website including titles for children, teens and adults.
 
Novelist
Novelist is a site the library subscribes to where you can find your next read. The way it works is you put in a book that you like and it suggests similar books.

Goodreads
Goodreads is a social networking site where you can read reviews of books, write reviews, and ask your friends to friend you on the site. After you friend them, they can see what books you've read and what you're planning on reading next.