Library Locations and Hours
PO Box 800
Carmel, CA 93921
Great Reads for Teens
Booklists and Reviews
- AR Bookfinder-Find Accelerated Reading books by title or topic.
- Booklists by Genre-Recommended Reading by the Young Adult Librarians of the Los Angeles Public Library.
- Book Spot-Books written with young adults in mind confront issues that are of great importance to teens and their families.
- Flamingnet - Book reviews for and by teens.
- Novelist Plus-Information
on thousands of fiction and non-fiction titles. Reviews, author read-alikes, discussion guides and more.
- Reading Rants-Out of the ordinary teen booklists!
- TeenInk.com-Magazine, blogs, book series and website written entirely by teens.
- The Young Adult Library Services Association-Assorted YALSA booklists
Award-Winning Teen Books
- Alex Award-given to ten books written for adults that have special appeal to young adults.
- Margaret A. Edwards Award-honors an author and a specific work for significant and lasting contribution to writing for teens.
- Michael L. Printz Award-for a book that exemplifies literary excellence in young adult literature.
- William C. Morris Award-honors a book written for young adults by a first-time, previously unpublished author.
- YALSA Award
honors the best teen literature each year.