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Book Lists for Teens and Young Adults

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Need help finding a book? 

Contact the Reference Department by phone or email, or stop by the desk while the library is open!

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Have you ever thought to yourself, "I have no idea what I want to read?"


Look no further!  We've put together an ever-growing list of book suggestions for all reading interests, whether you're into Star Wars, twisted suspense, tear-jerking realistic fiction, epic fantasy, true crime, or something else all together!

------If you want read-alike suggestions for your favorite books, movies, and TV shows, check out If You Like... and Readalikes for even more titles you're sure to enjoy. 

------For readers interested in learning about different lives, check out the lists under It's My Life for some new perspectives.

------Or for even more suggestions, check out our lists of Award Winning Books for Teens!  Each page includes award winners from the past 4-5 years.


And best of all - if you find a book that you're interested in, click on the cover to place a hold in the library catalog, or call us at the phone number listed on each page.  We'll be happy to help you find the book you need!