#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 all the bases (and genres) covered.

Reading Pathways: Kekla Magoon

Kekla Magoon is a highly decorated author of books for young readers. Here's where to begin reading her work.


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The Whippoorwill Award Aims to Elevate Rural Representation in Middle Grade and Young Adult Books

Middle grade and young adult literature lacks authentic representation of rural experiences. The Whippoorwill Award aims to change that.

Spooky YA Reads to Set the Right Fall Vibe

As the season changes, some people may start gravitating more towards scarier books. Here are spooky YA reads to set the right fall vibe, starting with I Feed Her to the Beast and the Beast is Me by Jamison Shea.

New September 2023 YA Releases

Fall is nearly here! And with it comes September YA releases that have everything from fantasy to dark academia. You can start with The Changing Man by Tomi Oyemakinde.

Recent YA Releases Set in the 1990s

These cool girls, rap battles, and haunted game machines will have you feeling all the nostalgia in these recent YA releases set in the '90s.

8 YA Book Club Books To Read For Great Discussions

Find your YA book club reading list, with YA book club books on a wide range of topics and exploring many different genres.

Best YA Books for Back-to-School

These YA books for back to school will help you make sense of the bonkers time. Just don't forget to set your alarm. Start with Promise Boys by Nick Brooks.

Young Adult Authors Who Made Their Adult Debut

Known for their young adult books, these beloved YA authors have tried their hands at writing adult work, including Veronica Roth.

“What Good Is a Lifeless World?”: Miyazaki’s Nausicaä Of the Valley of the Wind, a Classic Cli-Fi Epic

Miyazaki's Nausicaä of the Valley of the Wind is an atmospheric classic anime. Here's why it should be considered a cli-fi classic as well.