YALSA's 2015 Reads 4 Teens Recommended Reading for Teen Patrons—digital download

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YALSA's Reads 4 Teens recommended reading for teen patrons is a downloadable collection of the best in the latest teen literature which includes 32 pamphlets and 4 bookmarks, each featuring a different theme or genre. Lists can be customized to include call numbers, library information, hours or teen specific programming before making copies available to patrons. All 36 resources included in this digital download can be printed in both color and black/white on 8.5” x 11” paper.

All titles featured in this resource appeared on YALSA's 2015 lists of recommended reading or were honored by a 2015 YALSA book award.

Themes include “Eek! Monsters, Vampires, Witches and Zombies,” “Have You “Met” These Famous Fictional Characters?,” “It Really Happened – Historical Events,” “Quirky Books,” and “Take a Trip: Travels, Trips, Voyages, Journeys, Quests, or even Time Travel.”

Pam Spencer Holley on behalf of YALSA.

Pam Spencer Holley


Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA)

The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) is a national association of librarians, library workers and advocates whose mission is to expand and strengthen library services for teens, aged 12-18. Through its member-driven advocacy, research, and professional development initiatives, YALSA builds the capacity of libraries and library staff to engage, serve and empower teens.