Finding the Authors and Books You Love
Free eBooks for Teens! This list has links to titles in the Amazon's collection that are currently free for teens to download and read! The list is not constantly updated and the prices may change, so double-check it, but most should still be free!
Scholastic Book Wizard - Use this web page to find books similar to ones you already enjoy.
The Stacks - Visit this Scholastic page to watch videos by authors, videos about books, and video presentations by kids about the books they love.
GoodReads' 100 Best Middle School Books - Come take a look at a list of the 100 best middle school books compiled by goodreads.com.
Newbery Medal Winners - This Squidoo compilation offers a visual list of the most recent Newbery books. Find one to read today!
Kentucky Bluegrass Award - Visit this website to see which books were selected as an outstanding read for Kentucky students.
NPR's Top 100 Books for Teens - Check out the list and see how many you have read.
Authors We Love
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- Anderson, Laurie Halse (Speak, Fever, Chains...)
- Avi (Crispin, Nothing but the Truth...)
- Blume, Judy (Tiger Eyes, Blubber, Sheila the Great, Fudge...)
- Cabot, Meg (Princess Diaries, Abandon series...)
- Clare, Cassandra (Mortal Instruments series...)
- Colfer, Eoin (Artemis Fowl series, The Supernaturalist...)
- Collins, Suzanne (Hunger Games series, Gregor the Overlander series...)
- Creech, Sharon (The Great Unexpected, Walk Two Moons, Chasing Redbird...)
- Crutcher, Chris (Whale Talk, Iron Man...)
- Dessen, Sarah (Just Listen, The Truth About Forever, Along for the Ride...)
- Draper, Sharon (Tears of a Tiger, Forged by Fire, Panic, Out of my Mind...)
- Duncan, Lois (I Know What You Did Last Summer, Down a Dark Hall, Ransom, They Never Came Home...)
- Evans, Richard Paul (Michael Vey series)
- Green, John (The Fault in our Stars, Looking for Alaska...)
- Haddix, Margaret Peterson (Shadow Children series, The Missing series...)
- Hamilton, Virginia (M.C. Higgins, The Great, Justice and Her Brothers...)
- Hiaasen, Carl (Chomp, Scat, Hoot, Flush...)
- Hinton, S.E. (Outsiders, Rumblefish, Tex...)
- Kinney, Jeff (Diary of a Wimpy Kid series...)
- McDaniel, Lurlene (The Year of Luminous Love, Red Heart Tattoo, Heart to Heart...)
- Meyer, Marissa (Cinder, Scarlet...)
- Meyer, Stephenie (Twilight, Eclipse, Breaking Dawn, New Moon...)
- Myers, Walter Dean (Sunrise Over Falujah, Bad Boy, Street Love, Monster...)
- Oliver, Lauren (Before I Fall, Delirium...)
- Paulsen, Gary (Notes from the Dog, Hatchet, Brian's Hunt...)
- Pullman, Philip (His Dark Materials series...)
- Riordan, Rick (Percy Jackson, Kane Chronicles...)
- Roth, Veronica (Divergent series)
- Rowling, J.K (Harry Potter series)
- Sachar, Louis (Holes, Sixth Grade Secrets, Dogs Don't Tell Jokes...)
- Snicket, Lemony.(Series of Unfortunate Events)
- Spinelli, Jerry (Stargirl, Love Stargirl, Maniac McGee...)
- Stine, R.L.(Goosebumps series, A Midsummer Night's Scream...)
- Tolkein, J.R.R. (The Hobbit, The Lord of the Rings Trilogy...)
- Zindel, Paul (Rats, Loch, The Gadget, Attack of the Killer Fishsticks...)