YALSA’s Teens’ Top Ten Nominees Announced today!

Today is Celebrate Teen Literature Day!  In honor of this awesome day the American Library Association’s Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) has released the nominees for Teens’ Top Ten. To learn more about what goes into selecting the Teens’ Top Ten titles, click here.  The Top Ten will be announced the week after Teen Read Week (October 12-18, 2014).  If you want to try and read all 25 nominees before the Top Ten are announced, check out the list below!

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The Nightmare Affair by Mindee Arnett
Of Triton by Anna Banks
Siege and Storm by Leigh Bardugo
Love In The Time Of Global Warming by Francesca Lia Block

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The Testing by Joelle Charbonneau
The Eye of Minds by James Dashner
Earth Girl by Janet Edwards
The Clockwork Scarab by Colleen Gleason

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Maybe I Will by Laurie Gray
The Girl Who Was Supposed to Die by April Henry
Splintered by A.G. Howard
Teardrop by Lauren Kate

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 Openly Straight by Bill Konigsberg
 Monument 14: Sky On Fire by Emmy Laybourne
Six Months Later by Natalie D. Richards
Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

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This Song Will Save Your Life by Leila Sales
Steelheart by Brandon Sanderson
The Rithmatist by Brandon Sanderson
This is What Happy Looks Like by Jennifer E. Smith

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Winger by Andrew Smith
A Midsummer Night’s Scream by R.L. Stine
Between the Devil and the Deep Blue Sea by April Tucholke
In The Shadow of Blackbirds by Cat Winters
The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey