Check the Booktalks page for booktalks and book trailers for reading ideas.
Check the YALSA Book Awards Page for more great reading ideas
California Young Reader Medal Nominees
Each year, three books are nominated in the Young Adult category. Visit the CYRM site for details. Read all three 2016-2017 nominees by the end of March 2017, and you can vote for your choice at the Mira Costa Library.
Impossible Knife of Memory by Laurie Halse Anderson
Kindness for Weakness by Shawn Goodman
Red Queen by Victoria Aveyard
Cinder by Marissa Meyer - winner!
Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell
Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children by Ransom Riggs
Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor
The Fault is in Our Stars by John Green - winner!
Legend by Marie Lu
Divergent by Veronica Roth - winner!
Revolution by Jennifer Donnelly
The Running Dream by Wendelin Van Draanen
Check these sites for reading ideas:
YALSA's Teens Top 10 Lists
NoveList. This database provided by the Los Angeles County Library system requires a password to sign in. Use the barcode number on the back of your Manhattan Beach Public Library Card. If you don't have your own library card, you can use the MCHS ID #. Ask at the library or email Mrs. Lofton for the ID #.
The Book Seer
Your Next Read
RIYL (Read if you like)
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Series Book Searcher from the Bettendorf Public Library
Series books from Nebraska Library Commission