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Teen Reading Suggestions

Here are some of our favorite teen books. We've picked out Twilight read-alikes, mysteries, and serials. Try them and let us know what you think!

Twilight Read-alikes
A Great and Terrible Beauty
by Libba Bray
Call #: YPB B
Rebel Angels
by Libba Bray
Call #: YPB B
Avalon High
by Meg Cabot
Call #: Y CABOT
Glass Houses
by Rachel Caine
Call #: YPB C
Blue Bloods
by Melissa DeLaCruz
Call #: Y DELACRUZ
Blood and Chocolate
by Annette Curtis
Call #: YPB K
Keturah and Lord Death
by Martine Leavitt
Call #: Y CD BOOK LEAVITT
Wicked Lovely
by Melissa Marr
Call #: Y CD BOOK MARR
Frostbite
by Richelle Mead
Call #: YPB M
Vampire High
by Douglas Rees
Call #: YPB R
Vampirates
by Justin Samper
Call #: Y SAMPER
Vampire Kisses
by Ellen Schreiber
Call #: YPB S
Cirque Du Freak
by Darren Shan
Call #: YPB S
Elsewhere
by Gabrielle Zevin
Call #: Y ZEVIN

"It's a Mystery to Me" suggestions
Down the Rabbit Hold:
An Echo Falls Mystery

by Peter Abrahams
Call #: YPB A
The Loch
by Alten, Steve
Call #: ALTEN
Hush Little Baby
by Caroline Cooney
Call #: YPB C
The Rag and Bone Shop
by Robert Cormier
Call #: Y CDBOOK CORMIER
A Northern Light
by Jennifer Donnelly
Call #:
Y DONNELLY; Y BOT DONNELLY
Rebecca
by Daphne Du Maurier
Call #: DU MAURIER; LP DU MAURIER
Dead Girls Don't Write Letters
by Gail Giles
Call #: YPB G

Body Bags
by Christopher Golden
Call #: YPB G
Call #: Y BOT GOLDEN

Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
by Mark Haddon
Call #: HADDON; CDBOOK HADDON
The Wailing Wind
by Tony Hillerman
Call #: M HILLERMAN; MPB H
Ghost Canoe
by Will Hobbs
Call #: YPB H
Stormbreaker
by Anthony Horowitz
Call #: YPB H
Silent to the Bone
by E.L. Konigsburg
Call #: Y KONIGSBURG
Freaky Green Eyes
by Joyce Carol Oates
Call #:
Y OATES; J CD BOOK OATES

The Ruby in the Smoke
by Phillip Pullman
Call #: P PULLMAN; YPB P

 

Stuck in Neutral
by Terry Trueman
Call #: Y TRUEMAN; YPB T

"Be a Serial Reader" suggestions

Angus, Thongs and Full-frontal Snogging
by Louise Rennison
Humorous journal of a 14-year-old Brit.
Call #: YPB R

Bloody Jack Series
by L.A. Meyer
Accounts of the sea-faring life.
Call #: Y MEYERS
Cirque Du Freak
by Darren Shan
Vampire tales.
Call #: Y SHAN; YPB S
Fearless FBI
by Francine Pascal
Serial murders in this serial.
Call #: YPB P
Gossip Girls
by Cecily Von Ziegesar
Life of socialite teenagers.
Call #: YPB V
The Lost Years of Merlin...
by T.A. Barron
For fantasy lovers.
Call #: Y BARRON; YPB B
Mates, Dates and ...
by Cathy Hopkins
Call #: YPB H

Maximum Ride
by James Patterson
Genetic engineering
Call #: PATTERSON

Princess Diaries
by Meg Cabot
Call #: J CABOT; JPB C
An average teenager who happens to be a princess.
Pendragon
by D.J. MacHale
Call #: Y MACHALE; YPB M
Percy Jackson & the Olympians
by Rick Riordan
Greek mythology
Call #: NUTMEG 4,5,6;
Y RIORDAN
Sisterhood of the Traveling Pants
by Ann Brashares
Best friends.
Call #: Y BRASHARES; YPB B
Warriors: The New Prophecy
by Erin Hunter
Cats in a fantasy world
Call #: J HUNTER; JPB H
 



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