Announcing the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) 2017 Teens' Top Ten Best Books for Young Adults
Berry, Julie. The Passion of Dolssa
Chee, Traci. The Reader
Hardinge, Frances. The Lie Tree
McGinnis, Mindy. The Female of the Species
Medina, Meg. Burn Baby Burn
Reynolds, Jason. Ghost
Sepetys, Ruta. Salt to the Sea
Shusterman, Neal. Scythe
Yoon, Nicola. The Sun is Also a Star
Zentner, Jeff. The Serpent King. The Carnival at Bray. By Jessie Ann Foley.
YALSA's Teen Book Finder is a free app to help teens, parents, librarians and library staff, educators, and anyone who loves YA literature access to the past five years' of YALSA's awards and lists on their smartphone.
Popular Paperbacks for Teens
My Friend Dahmer by Derf Backderf, 2012.
Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins, 2013.
Hole in My Life by Jack Gantos, 2012.
The Fault in Our Stars by John Green, 2014.
Freedom’s Children: Young Civil Rights Activists Tell Their Own Stories by Ellen S. Levine, 2000.
I Hunt Killers by Barry Lyga, 2013.
Lockdown by Walter Dean Myers, 2010.
The Rithmatist by Brandon Sanderson, 2014
Maus 1: A Survivor's Tale by Art Spiegelman, 2004
Lockwood & Co, The Screaming Staircase by Jonathan Stroud, 2014.