Teen Book Awards

Isinglass Teen Read Award

(New Hampshire students, grades 7-8)

Started in 2001 by the Barrington Public Library and the Barrington Middle School. New Hampshire 7th and 8th graders nominate titles and vote for the winners.
Voting is done annually in April.
See past winners, nomination and voting information on the Barrington Public Library's website.

The Flume: NH Teen Reader's Choice Award

(New Hampshire students, grades 9-12)

Created in 2005 in response to a New Hampshire teens' request to have a book award geared towards high school students. Teens nominate titles, published within the last two years, librarians then narrow the group of titles to a list of 13. Teens then vote for the winning title from the list.
See past winners, nomination and voting information on the Flume Award website.

Flume Art

Alex Award

(age 12-18)

The Alex Awards are given to ten books written for adults that have special appeal to young adults, ages 12 through 18. The winning titles are selected from the previous year's publishing. The Alex Awards were first given annually beginning in 1998 and became an official ALA award in 2002.
Winners are selected by a committee, but anybody can suggest a title.
View past winners on the ALA website.

YALSA's Teen Book Finder

YALSA = Young Adult Library Services Association

Browse the past three years' of YALSA's awards and lists.
Download the free app from the YALSA website.