Not sure what to read next? We can help! Check out these links and resources to find your next favourite read.

  • Visit the online database NoveList to find author or book readalikes, tons of genre lists, and more. Just visit our virtual collection and log in with your Library barcode and PIN
  • Ask the TBPL Book Butler for individually personalized recommendations just for you
  • Want to know what other TBPL teens are reading? Check out our blog here and select Young Adult and look for Teens Review!



Please note that while we try to keep these book lists up-to-date some titles may no longer be available.



  • YALSA (Young Adult Library Services Association) Book Finder lets you search by genre, book list, award, author, or year published to find tons of gems pre-vetted by Librarians for teen appeal
  • Diversity in YA is a tumblr blog run by authors Malinda Lo and Cindy Pon. It includes book lists, cover reveals, interviews with authors, and more
  • The #WeNeedDiverseBooks movement has its own website with lots of information and links to specific types of diverse reads
  • BookRiot is a great website for bookish news, articles, reviews, and more. They have a Young Adult and a Comic Books category
  • GoodReads is like Facebook but better, because it is for books! Sign up to add books to your to-reads list, give them ratings, and write reviews. Check out their Listopia section for user-generated book lists on a huge variety of topics, including YA Books Released in 2019 and YA Books Released in 2018. Search for LauraLisbeth to add Librarian and long-time YA reader Laura to your friends list and peruse her (virtual) bookshelves!


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