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Book Review Websites and Book Award Lists
This website is a great resource for reviews of all kind of books!Visit GBTQ for book reviews, book lists, author interviews, YA News and more!Visit No Flying No Tights for reviews of graphic novels and manga.
Sites with Book RecommendationsCheck out the YALSA website for some great book recommendations. There is also an app you can download to search for book recommendations.Go to yournextread.com for great ideas. No need to login just type in the book you liked, once it comes up click on the book you entered and a group of new ideas will appear.For the guys
Check out guysread.com. Guys Read is a web-based literacy program for guys. Great ideas for young adult males.Teen reads
For the latest reviews, cool & new books and books to movies try teenreads.com
If you are looking for a great book, these award nominee lists are another superb place for you to find one!Truman Nominees (Grades 6-8)
Title Author City of Ghosts Victoria Schwab Deep Water Watt Key Fire & Heist Sarah Beth Durst Ghost Boys Jewell Parker Rhodes Impostors Scott Westerfeld Lifeboat 12 Susan Hood Mascot Antony John Nightbooks J. A. White Not If I Save You First Ally Carter, Skyward Brandon Sanderson The Benefits of Being an Octopus Ann Braden The Miscalculations of Lightning Girl Stacy McAnultyGateway Nominees (Grades 9-12) Title Author A Heart in a Body in the World Deb Caletti After The Shot Drops Randy Ribay Camp Valor Scott McEwen and Hof Williams Dread Nation Justina Ireland Dry Neal Shusterman & Jarrod Shusterman Flight Season Marie Marquart Hey, Kiddo Jarrett Krosoczka Little White Lies Jennifer Lynn Barnes Monday’s Not Coming Tiffany Jackson Neanderthal Opens The Door To The Universe Preston Norton Someone I Used to Know Patty Blount The Book Of Essie Meghan MacLean Weir The Cruel Prince Holly Black The Poet X Elizabeth Acevedo The Unfortunates Kim LiggettMark Twain Nominees (Grades 4-6) Title Author 24 Hours in Nowhere Dusti Bowling Amal Unbound Aisha Saeed Blended Sharon M Draper Captain Superlative! J.S. Puller Front Desk Kelly Yang Squint Chad Morris and Shelly Brown The Ambrose Deception Emily Ecton, The Doughnut FIx Jessie Janowitz The Night Diary Veera Hiranandani The Science of Breakable Things Tae Keller The Truth as Told by Mason Buttle Leslie Connor, The Unforgettable Guinevere St. Clair Amy MakechnieShow Me Nominees (Grades 1-3) Title Author Illustrator A Place For Pluto Stef Wade Melanie Demmer DOLL-E 1.0 Shanda McCloskey Shanda McCloskey Friends Stick Together Hannah E. Harrison Hannah E. Harrison Giraffe Problems Jory John Lane Smith Love, Z Jessie Sima Jessie Sima Max Explains Everything: Grocery Store Expert Stacy McAnulty Deborah Hooking Natsumi! Susan Lendroth Priscilla Burris The Epic Adventures of Huggie & Stick Drew Daywalt David Spencer The Remember Balloons Jessie Oliveros Dana Wulfekotte We Don’t Eat Our Classmates Ryan T. Higgins Ryan T. Higgins