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Popular and Award-Winning Teen Titles

New York Times Bestsellers — Young Adult Hardcover 

Teens' Top Ten by YALSA

2019 Teens' Top Ten Official List — The Teens' Top Ten is a "teen choice" list, where teens around the country nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year.

Middleborough Booklists for Teens

See what's new and notable in our teen collections!  Click on a title to see its availability or to place a hold.

Suggested titles are listed by genre (fantasy, romance, realistic) and format (graphic novels, manga).  Selections are aimed at 12 to 18 year-old readers and span a broad range of reading and maturity levels.    

Realistic Fiction

New & Notable
The How and the WhyThe Last True Poets of the SeaWho Put This Song On?All-American Muslim GirlYes No Maybe So

Mystery & Thrillers

New & Notable
One of Us Is NextThe Missing SeasonThe Hand on the WallSadie


New & Notable
Color Outside the Lines: Stories About LoveEmergency ContactThe Lines We CrossWhat To Say NextSick Kids in Love


If You Like Jenny Han's To All the Boys I've Loved Before, Try ...


New & Notable
A Heart So Fierce and BrokenThe Conference of the BirdsFireborneFive Dark Fates
The Night Country

Science Fiction

New & Notable
NyxiaSupernovaVillainPitch Dark
The Toll

Graphic Novels

New & Notable
Blackbird 1Blade Runner 2019The Complete Elfquest Volume 1Stranger Things 1
The Unstoppable Wasp


2020 Great Graphic Novels for Teens from YALSA — the previous year's best titles chosen by librarians and educators

Summer Reading  

Summer Reading Suggestions for Students in Grade 6 & 7

Summer Reading Suggestions for Students Entering Grade 8


Manga Series We Own

Teen Manga Series by Genre and Age