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Teen Resources

These sites, often written by teens, offer news and reviews of books, games, music, movies, fashion, travel, and more.

NewsHour Extra
For students, from PBS

Fashion, style & culture magazine
Where students come together

A magazine, website, and book series written by teens for teens

Teen Scene Magazine
Online magazine for teens by teens


YALSA Booklists & BookAwards
Young Adult Library Services Association booklists and books awards page, includes Best Books for Young Adults, Oustanding Books for the College Bound, Teens’ Top Ten, Quick Picks, Selected Audiobooks, and Selected DVDs and Videos, among other categories

New York Public Library TeenLink
Hear audio book samples, get online Homework Help, find new books, and chat with your favorite authors  
Teens sound off about what’s on their bookshelves; includes latest young adult reads, popular titles, and weekly polls

Book Loons
Reviews, excerpts, and more

Graphic Novels
no flying, no tights
A website reviewing graphic novels for teens
Graphic novel news and ratings from the U.K.

The Diamond Bookshelf
Monthly reviews of graphic novels and trade paperbacks, courtesy of industry professional Katharine L. Kan