Teens Book Lists

Books for Teens

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Youth Services Book-Match Service
Fill out the form above and based on your answers, a librarian will email a list of books just for you and place three of them on hold with your library card number (if you would like them to). Once your books are ready for pick up, you'll receive a notification to schedule a Contactless Pickup Appointment.

Novelist Plus & Novelist K-8
Explore teen books by genre, theme, character-types, storylines, and more.

Search our Catalog
Use the CHPL catalog to browse and reserve titles. We also have themed public lists of recommended reads.

eBooks & More

Access our digital libraries with your library card through your PC, mobile devices, and tablets. Visit our eBooks & more page for details.

Overdrive Young Adult Fiction & Non-Fiction
Ovedrive Titles about Racism & Social Justice for Teens

Hoopla Young Adult Fiction & Non-Fiction
Hoopla YA titles: Conversations on Race

Book Lists

*Browse New YA Titles
Black Authors, Stories, & Experiences
Dystopian Reads

Historical Fiction
Middle School Reads

Sports Reads
Tween Reads

Check out our Teen Reading Rooms!
Click the books to see them in our catalog.

Bitmoji Reading Rooms

More Reading Resources for Teens

In each episode of this podcast, listeners rediscover one classic children's book, uncovering the unique story behind the story. Books explored so far include Charlotte's Web, Bridge to Terabithia, and Scary Stories we tell in the dark. Start listening on the Remember Reading Website or subscribe on Spotify, Apply Podcasts, or SoundCloud.​

The New York Times
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You've heard from young adult authors on social, now hear what they really have to say! Writer and journalist Anna Borges talks with the diverse authors that make up the modern YA community on We Are YA, presented by Penguin Teen. So far, you can hear from Marie Lu, Laurie Halse Anderson, Ruta Sepetys and more. Start listening!