Young Adult Booklists by LAPL
Boring days are over! There will never be a dull moment in these adventures.
The African American teens in these books confront slavery, popularity, self-worth, parenthood, bullies, desperation, politics and more.
Just what guys like—horror, adventure, mystery, action and stories about just being a guy.
You are not alone. Other people have similar experiences to you and write about them.
These books will hook you fast.
Authors use their imagination and creativity to create these books of fantasy.
You don’t have to be a guy to take risks and have exciting adventures.
These novels date back to earlier times in history.
Vampires, ghosts and werewolves galore.
Need a good laugh? One of these books should do the trick!
Relationships, friendships and becoming comfortable with oneself are at the center of these stories about teens searching for their sexual identities.
Suggested Reading list for the “A Nation Emerges: The Mexican Revolution Revealed” Exhibit at Central Library of the Los Angeles Public Library
See if you can figure it out.
Classics and contemporary poems.
Love them, like them, and laugh and cry about them!
Science fiction books are often set in the future or other worlds.
Enjoy stories with sport themes.
Check out the fiction and non-fiction books written about the Holocaust from different points of view.
Teens from around the world describe their experiences when they move to the United States from countries as far away as the Philippines and as close as Mexico.