Lists and Suggestions for Teens

List: Illustrated Young Adult Books

Macfarlane, Robert, 1976- author.

The Lost Spells evokes the wonder of everyday nature, conjuring up red foxes, birch trees, jackdaws,... More

Wooding, Chris, 1977-

Once you get into the story, there's no way out. Everyone's heard the rumors. If you gathe... More

Meloy, Maile.

Follows a fourteen-year-old American girl whose life unexpectedly transforms when she moves to Londo... More

Avasthi, Swati.

A searing look at the impact of one random act of violence. Before: Corey, Holly, and Savitri are on... More

Little Badger, Darcie, 1987- author.

Imagine an America very similar to our own. It's got homework, best friends, and pistachio ice... More

Kaufman, Amie, author.

The planet Kerenza is attacked, and Kady and Ezra find themselves on a space fleet fleeing the enemy... More

Powell, Patricia Hruby, 1951- author.

Written in blank verse, the story of Mildred Loving, an African American girl, and Richard Loving, a... More

Priest, Cherie, author.

Years after writing stories about a superheroine character she created with a best friend who died i... More

Hutchinson, Shaun David.

Convinced he should have died in the accident that killed his parents and sister, sixteen-year-old D... More

Grimes, Nikki, author.

A feminist-forward new collection of poetry celebrating the little-known women poets of the Harlem R... More

Turetsky, Bianca.

Twelve-year-old Louise Lambert accepts an invitation to a private sale of vintage clothing but upon... More

Brown, Don, 1949- author.

On August 29, 2005, Hurricane Katrina's monstrous winds and surging water overwhelmed the prote... More

McCaffrey, Laura Williams, author.

Sixteen-year-old Lyla lives in a bleak, controlling society where only the brightest and most favor... More

Wilgus, Alison, author.

Nadia dreams about being the first woman on Mars, but to get there, she must understand the science ... More

McCarthy, Cori, author.

On the anniversary of her daredevil brother's death, Jaycee breaks into Jake's favorite hi... More

Gaiman, Neil, author.

On the eve of her wedding, a young queen sets out to rescue a princess from an enchantment. She cast... More

Patterson, James, 1947-

Seventeen-year-old Margaret "Cuckoo" Clark keeps a journal detailing the trials and tribul... More

Emond, Stephen, author.

Walter Wilcox's first love, Naomi, happens to be African American, so when Walter's police... More

Sanchez, Alex, 1957- author.

Jake Hyde doesn't swim-not since his father drowned. Luckily, he lives in Truth or Consequences... More

Taylor, Laini.

Three short stories about kissing, featuring elements of the supernatural. ... More

Tan, Shaun, author, illustrator.

A collection of illustrated short stories, each one about the relationship of humans and the animals... More

Kurtagich, Dawn, author.

Inspired by the legend of Faust and told in alternating timelines, sixteen-year-old Roan arrives at ... More

Lowery, Lynda Blackmon, 1950- author.

A 50th-anniversary tribute shares the story of the youngest person to complete the momentous Selma t... More