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Teens' Top Ten

Today is the last day to vote for YALSA’s Teens’ Top Ten Books of 2016!

Read a book this year that you think should be a 2017 nominee? Fill out a nomination form!

Book List

Vote For This Fall's Teens' Top Ten

You can now cast your vote for this year’s Teens’ Top Ten. You can vote for up to 3 books. Voting is open through Teen Read Week, October 9-15 and the top ten will be announced on October 17th. 23 more words


Vote for the 2016 Teens' Top Ten!

Voting is now open for the 2016 Teens’ Top Ten hosted by the Young Adult Library Services Association, or YALSA. You can vote for your favorite titles now until October 15. 21 more words

Young Adult

Jackaby and Beastly Bones by William Ritter

Both Jackaby and Beastly Bones were chosen by the Young Adult Library Association as top young adult picks of 2015 & 2016.  It’s easy to see why- both books are fun, fast paced, and perfect for reluctant readers.   439 more words

Reader's Advisory

Siren by Kiera Cass

The Siren

By Kiera Cass

Publication: iUniverse (July 2009), re-released by HarperTeen January, 2016

Having just genre-fied my library, I can say that this story is unequivocally a “Romance”. 216 more words

Barber's Books - What Are YOU Reading?

Use teen videos to market library services

Don’t you love YALSA, the Young Adult Library Services Association of ALA? They are always up to something interesting, and have some great ideas for all librarians. 114 more words


Teens' Top Ten Giveaway!

I am so pleased to share that Ridley High School Library has been awarded a 2016 Teens’ Top Ten Book Giveaway! We are one of forty libraries from around the United States to receive a set of twenty-six acclaimed teen titles. 81 more words

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