What to Read Next
Find new and notable titles, bestsellers, award-winners, and recommended reading lists for teens aged 12-18.
Spotlight on New Teen Titles
These titles are available to hold and borrow through the SAILS Library Network. Click on a title to check for availability.
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Booklists for Teens
See what's new and notable in our teen collections, plus browse our many booklists.
Click on a title to see its availability or to place a hold. Suggested titles are aimed at 12 to 18 year-old readers and span a broad range of reading and maturity levels.
2023 Summer Reading
Find great reads for middle school students. Scroll down for a 7th grade list, then 8th grade list.
LGBTQIA+ Reads for Teens (updated Dec. 2023)
Mystery & Thrillers
Graphic Novels & Manga
2023 Great Graphic Novels for Teens from YALSA — the previous year's best titles chosen by librarians and educators
Manga Series We Own
Teen Manga Series by Genre and Age - a brochure of all our teen manga titles organized by genre (fantasy, action, horror, etc.) - last updated September 2022
Nonfiction, Memoirs, and Biographies
Popular and Award-Winning Teen Titles
2023 Teens' Top Ten Nominees — The Teens' Top Ten is a "teen choice" list where teens around the country nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year.