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General RecommendationsBlack Banned Books
Created on: Sep 20, 2022
In honor of Banned Books Week, here are some amazing banned books by Black authors talking about all that is the black experience.
General RecommendationsGo Ahead, Read a Banned Book!
Created on: Sep 19, 2022
"The ALA has documented 681 challenges to books through the first eight months of this year, involving 1,651 different tit...
General RecommendationsStrong Women in Books!
Created on: Sep 19, 2022
This is a booklist of some great books that feature some empowering ladies who are pretty awesome, if you ask me! - Created by ...
General RecommendationsRock Out and Read On!
Created on: Jun 14, 2022
Music has a starring role in these middle grade and YA reads!
General RecommendationsYA Registration Prizes for our 2022 Summer Reading Program
Created on: Jun 06, 2022
Have you signed up for our 2022 Summer Reading Program? Just for registering, you can take home a free book! Here is the list o...
General RecommendationsA book list for teens who refuse to be told what they can't read
Created on: Apr 10, 2022
Kansas City's local NPR affiliate asked, "Are there books that contain ideas so crucial to understanding the world that it...
General RecommendationsTeen Book Award Winners 2022
Created on: Jan 24, 2022
Each year the American Library Association (ALA) honors books, videos, and other outstanding materials for teens. Selected by c...
General RecommendationsThe Books the Goddard School in Kansas Wants Removed
Created on: Nov 10, 2021
From KCUR.Org "Jaime Prothro, Wichita’s director of libraries, said there’s an increase in challenges to library purchases...
General RecommendationsBanned Books Top 10 from 2018-2020
Created on: Sep 20, 2021
A list of the top 10 banned books compiled from the ALA from 2018-2020.
General Recommendations2021 Teen Summer Reading Recommendations
Created on: May 27, 2021
Our youth librarians have chosen titles to spark your interest this summer and beyond! Choose from these books or find your own...
Topic GuideCan't read this: Banned Books Week 2022
Created on: Sep 24, 2020
Banned Books Week was established in September of 1982 to highlight current and historical attempts to censor books in librarie...
General RecommendationsOdyssey Audiobooks Award for Young Adults
Created on: Sep 10, 2019
The Odyssey Award is given to those who have produced an outstanding audiobook for children and young adults. This list covers ...
General Recommendations2018 Youth Media Award Winners
Created on: Mar 01, 2018
American Library Association
General RecommendationsA Year of Reading Women of Color (2018)
Created on: Feb 20, 2018
2018 is the year I read only books written by women of color. Here are the books I read.
General Recommendations2018 ALA Youth Media Awards
Created on: Feb 13, 2018
"Each year the American Library Association honors books, videos, and other outstanding materials for children and teens. ...
General RecommendationsYoung Adult Books by Women of Color
Created on: Jan 24, 2018