Teens Books Adults will Love
Teen Books are not just for teens. Check out some of these great picks that adults are sure to enjoy.
Young Adult LGBTQ+ Books to Add to Your TBR Pile
We often look for ourselves in books (okay, mostly in fiction), but undeniably: a great book resonates with us as we empathize with a protagonist’s struggles, triumphs, etc. It encourages us to step into their shoes as they set off on their fantastic journeys.
YA Books Featuring Characters with Mental Illnesses
Struggling with anxiety or any type of mental illness is usually up there with resounding themes of Young Adult Fiction, including first love. That is because our teenage years are often very complicated, especially when mental health issues start to first arise. There are so many other factors that young adults face (besides growing up) that can push anyone over the edge.
YA Books for Seekers of the Immersive Gaming Experience
Hello there, Player One. Choose what type of adventure you’d like to go on below. All of these titles feature some sort of Massively Multiplayer Online Game (MMOG) or similar environment. What are you waiting for? Pick one of these fabulous books to read today!
Children’s Library & Teen Recommends – Spring 2021
Check out what your children's and teen librarians have been reading!
Graphics and Comics for High School
A graphics or comics exists for everyone. Adventure, magic, romance, and history can be found in these books of amazing artwork.
Top Ten Teen Books
In 2020, teens across the country voted these 10 books as their most favorite. Be a part of the vote for 2021!
Realistic Fiction Resources for Middle School Readers
A curated list of realistic fiction books for 6th to 8th graders.
Children’s Library and Teen Recommends – Winter 2021
Check out what your Children's and Teen librarians have been reading lately!
Historical Fiction for Middle School Readers
A comprehensive list of Historical Fiction books appropriate for Middle School students in various formats.
Gamers Guild: Jackbox Party Games
Are you looking for a fun way to connect with your friends? One week each month Toledo Lucas County Public Library offers Jackbox Games as a way for teens to unwind and enjoy playing party games together! Bring your friends and make new ones!
Gamers Guild: Animal Crossing Crew
Do you own a Nintendo Switch and the popular game Animal Crossing: New Horizons? TLCPL wants to be your Nintendo friend! Learn more about our new virtual library program series, Gamers Guild: Animal Crossing Crew.
Fun with Technology @ the Library
Technology use at the Library can be fun and social for area youth.
Holiday Gift Ideas for Kids and Teens
If you're looking to give the gift of reading this holiday season, take a look at this year's recommendations for kids and teens - compiled by our expert Librarians at the Toledo Lucas County Public Library!
Gearing up for ACT and SAT Tests
The college admissions process can be a bit daunting, but your Library is here to help with a variety of test prep resources.
Using Mindfulness to Help Kids Destress
Practicing mindfulness can benefit both parent and child - reducing stress and anxiety.
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