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2023 YALSA Teens' Top Ten Books: Top 10 Titles

The Teens' Top Ten is a "teen choice" list, where teens across the country nominate and vote for their favorite books from the previous year


The books in YALSA's Teens' Top Ten are nominated and chosen by teens!

Readers ages 12-18 will vote for their favorite books of the previous year online between August 15-October 12. Winners will be announced the following week on the Teens' Top Ten website.

Nominators are members of teen book groups in fifteen school and public libraries around the country. Nominations are posted on the Thursday of National Library Week. You can apply to participate in the Teens' Top Ten book groups! 

Download YALSA's Teen Book Finder, a free online database and app, to discover and access nearly 4,000 Young Adult titles.


Teen Services Librarian

Top Ten Summaries