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Matteson Public Library Recommended Reading Lists for All Ages

Novelist Plus  Looking for something good to read?  Start here.  You will need your Matteson issued Library Card Number to be able to access Novelist.

Teen Reads  Information about your favorite authors, books, series, characters and more.

Best Books for Teens  From the Young Adult Services Division of the American Library Association (YALSA).

Outstanding Books for the College Bound  From the Young Adult Services Division of the American Library Association (YALSA).

No Flying No Tights  Graphic novel reviews for teens.

Science News Bookshelf  Book reviews from the magazine Science News.  Though most books are primarily for adult audiences, many will be of interest to teens as well.



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Recommended by Teens

Riding Invisible
Guitar Notes
The Summoning
The Awakening
The Reckoning
Raised by Wolves
Every Other Day
Peter and the Starcatchers
Peter and the Shadow Thieves
Peter and the Secret of Rundoon
Never Do Anything, Ever
Star Wars: The Force Unleashed
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas
Eighth Grade Bites
Ninth Grade Slays
Tenth Grade Bleeds
Eleventh Grade Burns
Twelfth Grade Kills

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