Where Tradition Meets Excellence - Educating Students Since 1911
Grand Junction High School
Great Reads

"You can find magic wherever you look.  Sit back and relax, all you need is a book."

            -Dr. Seuss

 

Mrs. Middlemas's Book List

on

Good Reads!

(Click here to create your own book list!)

 

Book Club

The GJHS Library Book Club meets on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays of every month during lunch in the library .

Bring your lunch and come talk books!

Questions? Ask Mrs. Middlemas!

Best Books for Young Adults

American Library Association

teen reading

"The Book Report Network"

Reviews, authors, ultimate reading list, etc.

"...books that guys have told us they like."

teens' top ten

Teens Top Ten

American Library Association!


Teens nominate and vote on their favorite titles!

The Reader's Advisor

Search for a book in a genre you like!

LibraryThing.com

"A Home for your Books"

Enter what you’re reading or your whole library. It’s an easy, library-quality catalog.

Great Websites for Kids

Awards:

Colorado Blue Spruce Young Adult Book Award

Colorado's book award, presented to books for which Colorado teens nominate and vote.

Coretta Scott King Awards

Presented annually to an African American author and an African American illustrator for an outstandingly inspirational and educational contribution published during the previous year

The Caldecott Medal Home Page.
This medal is awarded annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the artist of the most distinguished American picture book for children.

The Newbery Medal Home Page.
The award is given annually by the Association for Library Service to Children, a division of the American Library Association, to the author of the most distinguished contribution to American literature for children.

Morris Award

This award honors a debut book published by a first-time author writing for teens and celebrating impressive new voices in young adult literature.