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Young Adult Books

Books for ages 14-up

Awards

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The National Book Awards for Young People's Literature are announced annually in November by the National Book Foundation.
For a complete list of nominees, finalists and winners in all categories visit the National Book Foundation.

National Book Awards for Young People's Literature Winners & Finalists Available @ RCC Library

NOTE: RCC Library only purchases books for the YA collection that are recommended for ages 14 and up.

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The Michael L. Printz Award (opens in a new window) is an award for a book that exemplifies literary excellence in young adult literature. It is named for a Topeka, Kansas school librarian who was a long-time active member of the Young Adult Library Services Association. The award is sponsored by Booklist, a publication of the American Library Association.

Printz Award Winners & Honor Books Available @ RCC Library

NOTE: RCC Library purchases books for the YA collection that are recommended for ages 14 and up.