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.
- Not sure what to read next? Tired of picking out books yourself? Looking to read something new? TBPL's Book Butler can help you find new books just by filling out a brief survey. Our staff will take your answers and find books in our collection that you might like to read.
- Want to know what other TBPL teens are reading? Check out our blog and select Young Adult and look for Teens Review! Want to write your own for volunteer hours? Sign up for Teens Review.
Are you looking for a book and can't find it in our collection? We can still get it for you! Click here to request books from outside of Thunder Bay.
Do you feel like our collection is missing something? Do you have suggestions for what should be in our collection? Click here for our purchase suggestion form.
Please note that while we try to keep these book lists up-to-date some titles may no longer be available.
- #DiverseReads and #OwnVoices
- YA Series Completed
- Similar To (Read-alikes)
- Looking for Read-A-Likes for Juveline Fiction? Check out Kids Read for ideas!
- YALSA (Young Adult Library Services Association) Book Finder
- This 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
- 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
- It's 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!