Thumbs Up! Book Award

Awarded to a book for young adults that Michigan teens help pick by voting

Printz Award

Awarded to a book for young adults

Edwards Award

Awarded to an author for his/her contribution to young adult literature

Eisner Award

Award given to comics by comic book retailers

Great Reads

Don’t know what to read? Try some of these favorites.


Funny Books

Great Adult Books for Teens

Historical Fiction

Hunger Games Read Alikes



Outstanding books for the College Bound

Percy Jackson Read Alikes

Popular Paperbacks

Quick Picks

Sports Page

Staff Picks

Teen Picks

Twilight Read Alikes

Reading Resources


A great resource for book recommendations, series lists, summaries and discussion guides for ALL AGES!

GHAPS Online Catalog

Search here to see if your school has a book.

KDL What's Next Database

A great site that lists books in series that is connected into our own catalog!

Books and Authors

Another great place to start when trying to figure out what to read next!


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