Finding Books

Click here to find a book in our library or check your library account!

We Need Diverse Books

Want to know what’s next in a series?  Check out this website!

ALA Awards – The American Library Association offers awards on a wide variety of topics!  The links are cranky – if at first you don’t succeed, then click again!

YALSA Awards – ALA’s Young Adult Library Services section has awards too.

The Hub – YALSA’s blog for teen reads.

Teen Reads – Looking for the latest books? Check this out! You can also search by genre, but be patient! The pages load slowly, but they’re worth it.

Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers

What We’re Reading Now – Two Texas librarians, prolific readers, weigh in!

Outstanding Books for the College Bound

Genrefluent – Diane Tixier Herald’s site for adult and teen books in various – you guessed it – genres.

Guys Read – the perfect antidote for the chick-centered reading world…  Maintained by some hilarious guy authors:  Jon Scieszka, Dave Shannon, Mac Barnett, and Adam Rex.

VOYA – library magazine for those serving young adults.  Check out the booklists, columns and eVoya exclusives.

Early Word blog – the children and teen’s section includes reviews and news.

Richie’s Pics – California book talker reviews the latest and greatest.  He tends to like historical fiction and non-fiction, but reviews everything good!

A Book and a Hug is a great site for elementary students (or younger siblings of middle schoolers!)

Just the Right Book is a subscription service that will send you (or a loved one!) books tailored to their reading interests.