YALSA's 2014 Teens Top Ten
Every year, YALSA, the Young Adult Library Services Association, publishes a Teens Top Ten List. The Teens' Top Ten is a "teen choice" list, where actual teens nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year! Exciting, right?! These are the books that YOU have decided are the best reads. This is a great list to check out if you're looking for something good to read.
- Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell 6. Earth Girl by Janet Edwards
- Splintered - by A.G. Howard 7. The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau
- The Rithmatist by Brandon Sanderson 8. Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson
- The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey 9. Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo
- Monument 14: Sky on Fire by Emmy Laybourne 10. The Eye of Minds by James Dashner
Read Them Before You See Them!
Here are some upcoming movies that are based on books. Everyone knows the book is always better so be sure to read these before you buy your ticket and popcorn.
The Scorch Trials - September 18, 2015
The Gladers have escaped the Maze, but now they face a new set of challenges on the open roads of a world ravaged by solar flares and disease.
Victor Frankenstein - October 2, 2015
Told from Igor's perspective, we see the troubled young assistant's dark origins, his redemptive friendship with the young medical student Viktor Von Frankenstein, and become eyewitnesses to the emergence of how Frankenstein became the man - and the legend - we know today.
Mockingjay, Part 2 - November 20, 2015
After being symbolized as the 'Mockingjay' Katniss Everdeen and District 13 engage in an all-out revolution against the autocratic Capitol.
The Martian - November 25, 2015
Astronaut Mark Watney, having been stranded on Mars during a dust storm, relies on his ingenuity and engineering skills to stay alive and try to contact NASA.
In the Heart of the Sea - December 11, 2015
Tells the story of the "Essex," a whaleship that set sail from Nantucket in 1819 on a routine voyage, and how it was rammed and sunk by an enraged sperm whale in the South Pacific, which sent the twenty-man crew adrift in three tiny boats.
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Last updated: September 21, 2015