2019 YALSA’s Teens’ Top Ten

 

The Teens’ Top Ten is a “teen choice” list, where teens nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year! Nominators are members of teen book groups in fifteen school and public libraries around the country. Nominations are posted on the Thursday of National Library Week, and teens across the country vote on their favorite titles each year.

 

2019 Teens’ Top Ten :

 

#MurderTrending by Gretchen McNeil

Wildcard by Marie Lu

The Cruel Prince by Holly Black

Thunderhead by Neal Shusterman

Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi

The Prince and the Dressmaker by Jen Wang

American Panda by Gloria Chao

Batman: Nightwalker by Marie Lu

Speak: The Graphic Novel by Laurie Halse Anderson and Emily Carroll

The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo

 

See all the 2019 Nominees here.

2018 YALSA’s Teens’ Top Ten

 

The Teens’ Top Ten is a “teen choice” list, where teens nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year! Nominators are members of teen book groups in fifteen school and public libraries around the country. Nominations are posted on the Thursday of National Library Week, and teens across the country vote on their favorite titles each year.

 

2018 Teens’ Top Ten :

 

Turtles All the Way Down by John Green

One of Us is Lying by Karen M. McManus

Warcross by Marie Lu. G. P.

Wonder Woman: Warbringer by Leigh Bardugo ​​​​

Caraval by Stephanie Garber

Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds

I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sánchez

Paper Hearts by Ali Novak

Strange the Dreamer by Laini Taylor

Once and For All by Sarah Dessen

 

See all the 2018 Nominees here.

2017 YALSA’s Teens’ Top Ten

 

The Teens’ Top Ten is a “teen choice” list, where teens nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year! Nominators are members of teen book groups in fifteen school and public libraries around the country. Nominations are posted on the Thursday of National Library Week, and teens across the country vote on their favorite titles each year.

 

2017 Teens’ Top Ten :

 

Don’t Get Caught by Kurt Dinan

Genius: The Game by Leopoldo Gout

Heartless by Marissa Meyer

If I Was Your Girl by Meredith Russo

Lady Midnight by Cassandra Clare

Love & Gelato by Jenna Evans Welch

P.S. I Like You by Kasie West

Scythe by Neal Shusterman

The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon

This is Where It Ends by Marieke Nijkamp

YALSA’s Teens’ Top Ten

 

teens' top tenThe Teens’ Top Ten is a “teen choice” list, where teens nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year! Nominators are members of teen book groups in fifteen school and public libraries around the country. Nominations are posted on the Thursday of National Library Week, and teens across the country vote on their favorite titles each year. Readers ages twelve to eighteen will vote online between August 15 and Teen Read Week™ (October 9-15, 2016) on the Teens’ Top Ten site. The winners will be announced the week after Teen Read Week.

 

2016 Teens’ Top Ten Nominees:

Alive by Chandler Baker

Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

The Darkest Part of the Forest by Holly Black

The Witch Hunter by Virginia Boecker

The Game of Love and Death by Martha Brockenbrough

Powerless by Tera Lynn Childs and Tracy Deebs

Mechanica by Betsy Cornwell

You and Me and Him by Kris Dinnison

The Summer After You & Me by Jennifer Salvato Doktorski

The Devil You Know by Trish Doller

Charlie, Presumed Dead by Anne Heltzel

Illuminae by Amie Kaufman and Jay Kristoff

When by Victoria Laurie

The Novice (Summoner, Book One) by Taran Matharu

Mark of the Thief by Jennifer Nielsen

All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven

I Am Princess X by Cherie Priest

Hold Me Like a Breath by Tiffany Schmidt

Con Academy by Joe Schreiber

The Ghosts of Heaven by Marcus Sedgwick

The Glass Arrow by Kristen Simmons

Black Widow Forever Red by Margaret Stohl

Every Last Word by Tamara Ireland Stone

Zeroes by Scott Westerfeld, Margo Lanagan, and Deborah Biancotti

Suicide Notes from Beautiful Girls by Lynn Weingarten

Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon