Summer Reading 2017
Use Destiny, our online catalog to search for summer reading books. Search by author, title, genre, and subject! Scroll down for more recommendations.
Got a love for books? Check out the Miller Library Summer Teen Program for fun and delicious summer activities!
Looking for a good book to read?
HHS Summer Reading-- Book recommendations and multiple book lists.
2017 CT Reads--The Connecticut State Reading Challenge theme this year is SPORTS. The state's recommended lists include sport themed titles, as well as popular and classic titles.
www.ala.org/yalsa/teenstopten--The Teens' Top Ten is a "teen choice" list, where teens nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year!
www.ala.org/yalsa/alex-awards--The Alex Awards are given to ten books written for adults that have special appeal to young adults, ages 12 through 18.
www.ala.org/yalsa/printz-award--The Michael L. Printz Award is an award for a book that exemplifies literary excellence in young adult literature.
2017 Nutmeg Winner & Book Awards--Quality literature read and nominated by teens.
2016 and 2015 best of the best--Provided by the Young Adult Library Services, this is a short list of the best book for teens in all genres. Brief descriptions for each title are included.
www.goodreads.com--Goodreads is an excellent interactive website for book lovers. You can read book reviews and ratings here, and search by genre.