YARP

South Dakota YARP Teen Reads

Nominated Books 2017-2018

Vote for your favorite Teen Reads! Start reading now, from either list, then go to the YARP website to vote for your favorites. Voting begins October 9, during Teen Read Week 2016, and continues until April 1, 2017. The winning titles will be announced during National Library Week. To vote, visit the Young Adult Reading Program website.

Middle School List

  • I Am Princess X –  Cherie Priest
  • Beneath –Roland Smith
  • Code of Honor –Alan Gratz
  • Ghost – Jason Reynolds
  • Haikyu!! –Haruichi Furudate
  • Love and Gelato –Jenna Evans Welch
  • Girl in the Blue Coat –Monica Hesse
  • I Will Always Write Back –Caitlin Alifirenka and Martin Ganda
  • Lily & Dunkin –Donna Gephart
  • Top Prospect –Paul Volponi
  • OCDaniel –Wesley King
  • Under Their Skin – Margaret Peterson Haddix

High School List

  • The Serpent King –Jeff Zentner
  • Gutless –Carl Deuker
  • All American Boys –Jason Reynolds and Brendan Kiely
  • The Problem With Forever –Jennifer Armentrout
  • The Girl I Used to Be –April Henry
  • Not If I See You First –Eric Lundstrom
  • We Are the Ants –Shaun David Hutchinson
  • Exit, Pursued by a Bear  -E.K. Johnston
  • Illuminae – Jay Kristoff and Amie Kaufman
  • Three Dark Crows –Kendare Blake
  • Zeroboxer –Fonda Lee
  • Riders - Veronica Rossi