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- Althea & Oliver / Cristina Moracho.
- Zatanna. The jewel of Gravesend [graphic novel] / written by Alys Arden ; art by Jacquelin De Leon with Sam Lofti.
- Nightwing [graphic novel] / Tom Taylor, writer ; Bruno Redondo, Rick Leonardi, Neil Edwards, pencillers.
- Crumbs [graphic novel] / Danie Stirling.
- Crush & Lobo [graphic novel] / Mariko Tamaki, writer ; Amancay Nahuelpan, artist.
- Daredevil. Woman without fear [graphic novel].
- Justice League Dark. The great wickedness [graphic novel] / Ram V, Dan Watters, writers ; Sumit Kumar, Xermanico, Christopher Mitten, pencillers.
- Kisses for Jet [graphic novel] : a coming-of-gender story / Joris Bas Backer ; translated by Ameera Rajabali.
- Legends of the Dark Knight [graphic novel] / Darick Robertson [and seven others].
- Pennyworth [graphic novel] / writer, Scott Bryan Wilson ; artist, Juan Gedeon.
- Supergirl. Woman of tomorrow [graphic novel] / Tom King, writer ; Bilquis Evely, artist.
- Superman '78 [graphic novel] / Robert Venditti, writer ; Wilfredo Torres, artist.
- Welcome to St. Hell [graphic novel] : my trans teen misadventure / Lewis Hancox.
- Where have all the birds gone? : nature in crisis / Rebecca E. Hirsch
- After life / Melissa de la Cruz.
- Blood like fate / Liselle Sambury.
- Bloody fool for love : a Spike prequel / by William Ritter.
- The dragon's promise / Elizabeth Lim.
- The final gambit / Jennifer Lynn Barnes.
- Heat wave / TJ Klune.
- In every generation / Kendare Blake.
- Nothing more to tell / Karen M. McManus.
- A venom dark and sweet / Judy I. Lin.
- What's coming to me / Francesca Padilla.
- Blade breaker / Victoria Aveyard.
- Lally's game / by Scott Cawthon, Kelly Parra, Andrea Waggener.
- Our crooked hearts / Melissa Albert.
- The ribbon leaf / Lori Weber.
- Stealing infinity / Alyson Noël.
- The 12 steps unplugged : a young person's guide to Alcoholics Anonymous / John R.
- River / Erin Hunter.
- How to be ace [graphic novel] : a memoir of growing up asexual / Rebecca Burgess.
- Behind the label : Gloria & Willa / Lorna Schultz Nicholson.
- Midnight horizon / Daniel José Older.
- The ABC's of LGBT+ / Ashley Mardell.
- Brave face : a memoir / Shaun David Hutchinson.
- Dress codes for small towns / Courtney Stevens.
- Huntress / Malinda Lo.
- Class A / Robert Muchamore.
- Three kisses, one midnight : a novel / Roshani Chokshi, Evelyn Skye, Sandhya Menon.
- Winterkeep / Kristin Cashore.
- The shadow prince / Bree Despain.
- We can't keep meeting like this / Rachel Lynn Solomon.
- Beautiful darkness / by Kami Garcia & Margaret Stohl.
Indigenous Knowledge Centre YA
Please note that while we try to keep these book lists up-to-date some titles may no longer be available.
Looking for Read-A-Likes for Juveline Fiction? Check out Kids Read for ideas!
- Visit the online database NoveList to find author or book readalikes, tons of genre lists, and more. Just visit our digital 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 youth are reading? Check out our blog and select Young Adult and look for YOUth Review! Want to write your own for volunteer hours? Sign up for YOUth Review.
- Join Nicole and Laura weekly on YouTube or your favourite podcast platform for Read This Next, a weekly series were they recommend their favourite Adult and Young Adult books on a specific topic or genre!
- Are you looking for a book and can't find it in our collection? We can still get it for you! Inter-Library Loans are used 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.
- 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!