Book Lists for Children and Teens

Book Lists for Children

Books Recommended by the Association of Library Services to Children (Web)
Babies Need Words Everyday (.PDF)
Building a Home Library for ages 0-3 (.PDF)
Building a Home Library for ages 4-7 (.PDF)
Building a Home Library for ages 8-11 (.PDF)

Book Lists for Teens

Building a Home Book Shelf for ages 12-14 (.PDF)
Lists from the Young Adult Library Association (Web)
Teen Book Finder for Android Devices (App)
Teen Book Finder for Apple Devices (App)

Young Adult Library Services Association Book Lists

The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) has released three of its four 2021 selected book lists. View them below.

The Best Fiction for Young Adults list will be released in late January. Learn more about YALSA’s book awards and lists here.

Selected Book Lists Suggestion Forms

Did you know you can suggest titles to be considered a nominee for our selected book lists? If you’ve read a recent title that you think would be a good fit, please submit them via the appropriate form below.

Selected Book Lists

Arkansas State Government


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Malvern-Hot Spring County Library

202 East Third Street
Malvern, AR 72104

Phone: 501-332-5441
Fax: 501-332-6679

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