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Mrs. Gibbs
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548-0727 ext. 1217
Mrs. Kohrig
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548-0727 ext. 1215

Book Buzz: Teen Reading Lists

Book Buzz at SCHS:
  New Books from now, back to 2013
Realistic lives
Action Action
HIgh Interest novels High Interest Quick Picks
Humor books
Humor         UHigh
Outdoor Survival
Novels with Video Gaming
Military      in Cloud Library
music icon Music      Theater
Mysteries and Suspense
Thrillers Mystery & Detective
sports books Sports novels     in Cloud Library
LIfe Issues Tough Issues Abuse Mental Health Addiction
Historial Fiction Historical
Holocaust Star of David

Holocaust: Memoirs, Fiction, Nonfic 940.5318 and graphic novels ---old list

  Dating & Romance
Friends, Family, and Sweethearts
  Novels in Verse at SCHS What My Mother Doesn't Know by Sonya Sones  Crank by Ellen Hopkins
Teen Pregnancy and Parenting Teen Pregnancy and Parenting
Imaginary Settings
Vampire books Vampire Zombie Werewolf Books
..........More Dark books

Fantasy and Magic    Witches & Magic


Once Upon A Time castle

Fairy Tale Adaptations   Chart  New 2017
Mythology Adaptations
Times of King Arthur and Robin Hood
Shakespearean Adaptations
Classics retold in contemporary fiction
Hero's Journey in contemporary fiction


  Modern Fantasy
Cogs Steampunk
  Sci Fi - Dystopian

Orca Quick Reads   WorldCat version & by themes

Graphic Novels Graphic Novels

True Accounts

Memoirs and NonFiction  U-High Realtime list


Short Stories

Readalikes: 2012 Abe Lincoln List top votes at SCHS
If you like The Lightning Thief... 
Shakespeare Readalikes

Fav Books: some YouTube Trailers

SCHS LibraryThing Book Lists

Holiday Books

Book Buzz in the World:

Love at First Chapter-- by email
Teen Series @ the Bettendorf Public Library
What's Next?    Ultimate Booklist
Teen Read Week 
      Nominees for Teen Top Ten  2017  2016
      scroll down for lists 2003 - present
Chicago Teen Best of the Best 2016 2015
Chicago Public Libr Teen Best of the Best
Best Fiction for Young Adults
Popular Paperbacks
Quick Picks          Books Like Bluford High
Printz Awards for Teen Lit
Alex Awards - Adult books for Teens
Outstanding Books for the College Bound
EDsitement College Bound Reading List

Amazon Teen Best Picks by Category- Lit & Fic for: Action, Sports, Issues, Girls, Guys, Screen

Adult Books for Teens
Readalikes   Book Match (VA)
Berkley Public Library  Teen Genres    

Rhode Island Teen Book Award
(with Readalikes lists)
Reading Rants

Reads for Teens (Multnomah CO)
Genreflecting -- Teen Page
Mysteries: Stop, You're Killing Me!
LiteratureAwards Nobel , Pulitzer & more

Interlibrary Loancastle

Once Upon A Time, But.... Now

Fairy Tale Retellings
Mythology Retellings
King Arthur and Robinhood YA adapted
Shakespeare adaptations
Classics retold
Quick Reads Fairy Tale Retellings


New Books at SCHS

New Books Apr-May 2014
New Books Mar 2014
New Books Jan-Feb 2014

New Books 2012-13
2013 Spring


Project Gutenberg
Classics for Young People
    includes Twain, Swift, Irving, O. Henry
The Online Books Page
Classic Books at
Guys Read: Other Worlds


Twelve Years a Slave on Biblioboard

Graphic Novels

No Flying, No Tights

Readers Groups

Last modified 10 April 2018