Teen Area

There is a Teen Area on the upper level of the Library with a wide assortment of new fiction and nonfiction titles and a growing graphic novel collection.

Teen Events

Event Calendar

Resources for your Book Search

Novelist Plus
No Flying, No Tights
Nutmeg Book Drops Podcast

Booklists for Young Adults

Connect With A Powerful Book
The Inexplicable Logic of My Life by Benjamin Alire Saenze
Dear Evan Hansen by Val Emmich
Anything But Typical by Nora Raleigh Baskin
Marcelo In The Real World by X. Francisco Stork
Impulse by Ellen Hopkins
Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson
All The Bright Places by Jennifer Niven
Crazy by Amy Reed
Thirteen Reasons Why by Jay Asher
Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Green
Looking For Alaska by John Green
This Song Will Save Your Life by Leila Sales
Black Box by Julie Schumacher
Last Night I Sang To The Monster by Benjamin Alire Saenze
Jerk California by Johnathon Friesen
The Thing About Jellyfish by Ali Benjamin
King Of The Screwups by K.I Going
Troublemakers by Catherine Barter
Life Inside My Mind by Jessica Burkhart
And We Stay by Jenny Hubbard
The Impossible Knife Of Memory by Laurie Halse Anderson
Challenger Deep by Neal Shusterman
Openly Straight by Bill Konigsberg
Me, Myself, and Him by Christopher Tebbetts
Cut by Patricia McCormick
Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson
The Bell Jar by Sylvia Plath
Perfect by Ellen Hopkins
Just Listen by Sarah Dessen
Simon Vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli
Drag Teen by Jeffrey Self
The Miseducation Of Cameron Post by Emily Danforth
Hold Me Closer by David Levithan
What If It
Before I Let Go by Marjene Nijkamp
A Heart In A Body In The World by Deb Caletti
Darius The Great Is Not O.K Adib Khorram
Jellicoe Road by Melina Marchetta
Rumble by Ellen Hopkins
Hey, Kiddo by Jarrett Krosoczka
Protected by Claire Zorn
Earth To Charlie by Justin Olson
The Impossible Light by Lily Myers
Leverage by Joshua Cohen
Turtles All The Way Down by John Green
Keep Holding On by Susanne Colasanti
Finding Audrey by Sophie Kinsella
Jumped by Rita Williams Garcia
Inexcusable by Chris Lynch
What I Leave Behind by Alison Mcghee
Lie by Caroline Block
Girl Made of Stars by Ashley Herring Blake
Girl In Pieces by Kathleen Glasglow
The Skin Im In by Sharon G Flake
Story Of A Girl by Sara Zarr

Other Resources

Career Guidance

Career Exploration and Skill Development
Career Quiz
Occupational Outlook Handbook 
Learning Express Career Center

College Prep

College Board
Learning Express College Preparation Center
FAFSA for Financial Aid
Learning Express Library

Research for Students

Learning Express School Center
Britannica Library for Young Adults
Internet Public Library for Teens
Sweet Search for Students

Just for Fun

Internet Movie Database (IMDb)
Humans of New York
News of the Weird
Teen Vogue