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LGBTQ+ Books for Middle and High School LGBTQ+ Books for Middle and High School

recommended by SLPL_Teens
Celebrate Pride month at St. Louis Public Library, by checking out some of these titles featuring characters across the LGBTQIA+ spectrum!
Celebrate Pride month at St. Louis Public Library, by checking out some of these titles featuring characters across the LGBTQIA+ spectrum!
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10 Future Life Novels for Teens 10 Future Life Novels for Teens

recommended by SLPL_Teens
Each book on this list explores a different idea of what happens to a person after death.
Each book on this list explores a different idea of what happens to a person after death.
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10 YA Novels About Survival 10 YA Novels About Survival

recommended by SLPL_Teens
The books on this list show characters doing their best to get through a wide range of difficult situations. Relationships are threatened…
The books on this list show characters doing their best to get through a wide range of difficult situations. Relationships are threatened…
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9 Spy Novels for Teens 9 Spy Novels for Teens

recommended by SLPL_Teens
Step into worlds of deceit and deception with these young adult spy novels.
Step into worlds of deceit and deception with these young adult spy novels.
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9 YA Romance Novels 9 YA Romance Novels

recommended by SLPL_Teens
Explore the endless boundaries of love in these 9 romance novels for young adults.
Explore the endless boundaries of love in these 9 romance novels for young adults.
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What We're Reading for Teens Vol. 1 What We're Reading for Teens Vol. 1

recommended by SLPL_Teens
See what the youth services staff at the St. Louis Public Library has been reading in Young Adult lately.
See what the youth services staff at the St. Louis Public Library has been reading in Young Adult lately.
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9 Comics to Read on Free Comic Book Day 9 Comics to Read on Free Comic Book Day

recommended by SLPL_Teens
Saturday, May 5th is Free Comic Book Day! Check out your local comic book store for a great deal. Here are some comics that are worth…
Saturday, May 5th is Free Comic Book Day! Check out your local comic book store for a great deal. Here are some comics that are worth…
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9 Manga Series for the Uninitiated 9 Manga Series for the Uninitiated

recommended by SLPL_Teens
Manga is a style of comic book created in Japan and even in their English translations the books are read back to front, right to left, as…
Manga is a style of comic book created in Japan and even in their English translations the books are read back to front, right to left, as…
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Books in Verse Books in Verse

recommended by SLPL_Teens
Each book on this list has a compelling story that will keep readers going -- even the ones who don't typically find themselves drawn to…
Each book on this list has a compelling story that will keep readers going -- even the ones who don't typically find themselves drawn to...
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Intro to Great Poetry Intro to Great Poetry

recommended by SLPL_Teens
National Poetry Month 2018 might be coming to a close, but truly great poetry doesn't have an expiration date. The 14 collections in this…
National Poetry Month 2018 might be coming to a close, but truly great poetry doesn't have an expiration date. The 14 collections in this...
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Swashbuckling Adventures Swashbuckling Adventures

recommended by SLPL_Teens
If you love danger and derring-do (and who doesn’t!), you’ll love these rousing tales of adventure, on the high seas or above them!
If you love danger and derring-do (and who doesn’t!), you’ll love these rousing tales of adventure, on the high seas or above them!
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13 Books for Teens that Address Gun… 13 Books for Teens that Address Gun…

recommended by SLPL_Teens
In a time when acts of gun violence are reported with such regularity, it is helpful for young people to see the emotional consequences of…
In a time when acts of gun violence are reported with such regularity, it is helpful for young people to see the emotional consequences of…
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Read It Forward: Read It Forward:

By SLPL_Teens
St. Louis Public Library presents our spring 2018 Read It Forward with Nnedi Okorafor featuring her fantastic young adult novel “Akata…
St. Louis Public Library presents our spring 2018 Read It Forward with Nnedi Okorafor featuring her fantastic young adult novel “Akata…
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Akata Witch Akata Witch

recommended by SLPL_Teens
Like “Akata Witch,” the books on this list feature fantasy and magic. They also feature teens who come to know more about themselves and…
Like “Akata Witch,” the books on this list feature fantasy and magic. They also feature teens who come to know more about themselves and…
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National Novel Writing Month National Novel Writing Month

recommended by SLPL_Teens
Be inspired to write your own novel. In celebration of November being “National Novel Writing Month”, check out these stirring novels.
Be inspired to write your own novel. In celebration of November being “National Novel Writing Month”, check out these stirring novels.
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