Teen Picks from the Greater Victoria Public Library

Every year at this time, staff at the Greater Victoria Public Library compile lists of recommended books in time for holiday shopping.

Here are their teen fiction picks for 2009:

Teen Fiction

  • Along for the Ride by Sarah Dessen (2009)
  • Another Kind of Cowboy by Susan Juby (2007) CDN
  • Emily the Strange: the Lost Days by Rob Reger and Jessica Gruner (2009)
  • Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins (2008) (followed by Catching Fire)
  • If I Stay by Gayle Foreman (2009)
  • King of the Screwups by E.L. Going (2009)
  • Life As We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer (2006) (followed by Dead and Gone)
  • The Lit Report by Sarah Harvey (2008) CDN
  • Little Brother by Cory Doctorow (2008) CDN
  • Q&A by Vikas Swarup (2005)
  • Tales from Outer Suburbia by Shaun Tan (2008)
  • A Thousand Shades of Blue by Robin Stevenson (2008) CDN
  • Wicked Lovely by Melissa Marr (2007) (followed by Fragile Eternity)
  • Wounded by Eric Walters (2009) CDN

Click here to see the complete list of children’s picks (via the Victoria Children’s Literature Rountable blog).


Posted on December 14, 2009, in by Erin. Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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