The Tenafly Middle School English Department recommends the following site to find exciting and appropriate summer reading for 6th, 7th, and 8th grade students.
The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) site requires users to provide some basic personal information before it grants access to their book awards lists. Once you access the site, you’ll be able to see current winners and 20 years of past winners of various book and author awards.
The Mid-Continent Public Library website has recommendations for teens who like everything from graphic novels and fantasy to nonfiction and humor. They even have a list for teens who “Hate to Read.”
For our 8th graders who are continuing to Tenafly High School next year should check the High School 9th Grade Reading lists.