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Children's and Young Adult Literature

Your guide to finding information about youth literature.

Booklists in Print

The King Library houses a number of bibliographic resources containing select lists of children's and young adult literature compiled by subject, genre and intended audience. Below is a short selection of available titles.

Booklists on the Web

The following links represent only a small selection of the booklists for young people available on the web. While YALSA, ALSC and The Horn Book Magazine are established authorities in the field of children's and young adult literature, many smaller lists offer detailed book suggestions by theme, genre, topic and a variety of other criteria. Use the links below to start your search. You may also wish to look at the book reviews and lists of award winners provided seperately under this tab.