LIBRARIESDCG Middle School Library Home Page and Catalog
Grimes Public Library
Roy R. Estle Memorial Public Library in Dallas Center
IOWA AWARD BOOKS
Iowa Children's Choice Award, 2012 - 2013 Prezi presentation by Miranda Kral.
Iowa Teen Award, 2012 - 2013 Slide Rocket presentation by Mrs. Ellis.
MRS. ELLIS'S BOOKTALKS
here to see sports book recommendations.
here to see war book recommendations.
here to watch and listen to a Voicethread presentation about series books in our library.
ONLINE BOOK TRAILERS
Book Trailers for All
self-created trailers that feature kids' and teens' books.
WEBSITES TO CONSIDER FOR RECOMMENDATIONS
What Should I Read Next makes recommendations based on titles you already like.
Teen Reads includes features, reviews, and author information about YA books.
Teens' Top Ten are lists of books nominated and voted on by teens. You can see which books made the yearly lists, and you can also nominate books for upcoming years' lists.
Guys Read is geared specifically toward boys with the aim to make them motivated, life-long readers.
TeachingBooks allows you to search for authors, books, series, booklists, and/or subject.
The Stacks from Scholastic features books by genres and author spotlights.
Young Adult Library Services Association is part of the American Library Association, and they feature many, many lists for you to look at, such as Best of the Best, Best Graphic Novels, Best Fiction for Young Adults, Popular Paperback, and Teens' Top Ten.