#Young Adult Literature

Looking for the best young adult books, new YA books for your pre-order list, or young adult fiction for yourself or to give to the teens in your life? We’ve got you covered.

YA Books Coming Out This Year That Every School Library Should Have

We’ve highlighted some of the essential fall releases for school libraries, like Cemetery Boys by Aiden Thomas.

9 Classics of Queer YA Literature

From decades' old literature to more recent "instant classics," explore some of the queer YA classics that continue to be relevant.

3 Great Orpheus and Eurydice Retellings in YA

Explore the myth of Orpheus and Eurydice in these three YA retellings!

8 Perfect YA Comics for New Comics Readers

If you're a YA reader who doesn't know where to start in the vast world of comics, check out this list of YA comics for new comics readers.

Portable and Tote-able: 60 Fall 2020 YA Paperbacks

Pile up your TBR with these 60 incredible Fall 2020 YA paperbacks, with something for every kind of reader.

5 Must-Read YA Retellings by Authors of Colour

Read your way into some excellent YA retellings by authors of color, including titles like Cinderella Is Dead by Kalynn Bayron.

3 on a YA Theme: YA Books About September 11

Remember September 11th by reading these 3 YA novels about 9/11.

18 Diverse YA Horror Books Packed With Thrills, Chills, and #OwnVoices Tales

Beef up your scary reads repertoire with these diverse YA horror books, filled with Latinx, Native, Asian, and Black thrills and chills, including titles like Shutter by Courtney Alameda.

The Best Jane Yolen Books: 9 Books To Get You Started

Curious about Jane Yolen books but don't know where to begin with her prolific catalog? We've got a guide to get you started.

21 Must-Read Books for 12th Graders by Authors of Color

From contemporary and historical fiction to science fiction and fantasy, including Forest of a Thousand Lanterns by Julie C. Dao, these 21 books are must-reads for 12th graders.

4 YA Books About Struggles in Creativity

When you’re trying, but not always succeeding, to get the creative juices flowing, turn to these YA books about the creative struggle, including With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo.

11 YA Books Exploring The Realities Of Poverty

Find powerful stories that will broaden your understanding of the hardships faced by marginalized communities in these YA books about poverty.

9 Great September 2020 YA Books to TBR

Prepare for a big month of fantastic new releases. Don't miss any of these new YA books hitting shelves in September 2020!

New Adult, Young Adult? What’s the difference?

A reader considers the differences between Young Adult and New Adult books, and takes a look at some titles that might fall under NA.

How The Hunger Games Prequel Helped Me Realize I’ve Changed

One Hunger Games fan returns to the series, as an adult and mother, for the prequel and realizes how much her perspective has changed.