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YALSA – Best Books for Young Adults discussion

Watch a replay of the live blogging Best Books for Young Adults teen session.

2009 Top Ten Best Books for Young Adults

In addition to the 86 titles selected for the full list of Best Books for Young Adults, the 2009 committee has selected the following as the ten best books for young adults.

Bowman, Robin. It’s Complicated:  The American Teenager. Umbrage

Conner, Leslie. Waiting for Normal. HarperTeen/HarperCollins.  2008.

de la Pena, Matt. Mexican WhiteBoy. Delacorte.  2008.

Dowd, Siobhan. Bog Child. Random House/David Fickling Books.  2008.

Collins, Suzanne. Scholastic.  2008.

Fletcher, Christine. Ten Cents a Dance. Bloomsbury.  2008.

Monninger, Joseph. Baby. Front Street/Boyd Mills Press.  2007.

Pratchett, Terry. Nation. HarperCollins.  2008.

Tamaki, Mariko and Jillian Tamaki. Skim. House of Anansi Press /

Voorhees, Coert. The Brothers Torres. Disney/Hyperion.  2008.

Have you read any of these?

Are you going to read them now?

What do you think?


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