Middle School Booklists
Texas Library Association Recommended Reading Lists
Lone Star Reading List is an annual list of 20 recommended books to read for pleasure chosen for students in grades six through eight
Maverick Graphic Novel Reading List was created to encourage young adult readers, grades 6-12, to explore a variety of current books in graphic novel format.Texas Bluebonnet Award Master List is based on a program that encourages reading for pleasure, aimed at students in grades 3-6. Each year, 20 books are chosen by the TBA selection committee.
American Library Association/Association of Library Service to Children Awards Lists
Best Fiction for Young Adults are titles published for young adults in the past 16 months that are recommended reading for ages 12 to 18. Great Graphic Novels for Teens is a list of recommended graphic novels and illustrated nonfiction for those ages 12-18.
The John Newbery Award is awarded annually to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.