For "reluctant" readers, middle school students, and self-motivated readers the category of literature known as "Adolescent or Young Adult Literature" holds special appeal. A problem, however, is that most English teachers begin without knowledge of what is available in this area. The links below will help you overcome this problem.


  1. Young Adult Literature : Middle & Secondary English-Language Arts A superbly useful site!!
  2. Lesson Plans and Resources for Adolescent and Young Adult Literature
  3. Young Adult Literature Page
  4. Cool Books for Tough Guys 50 Books Out of the Mainstream of Adolescent Literature That Will Appeal to Males Who Do Not Enjoy Reading
  5. Adolescent Literacy in the Content Areas
  6. Multimedia Reviews of Recent Adolescent Literature
  7. Adolescent Literature Internet Sites
  8. Multimedia Reviews of Young Adult Literature
  9. Adolescent Literature by Genre
  10. Ad. Lit. by Topic
  11. Outstanding Adolescent Literature
  12. At Home with Multicultural Adolescent Literature
  13. Science Fiction as a Genre in Adolescent Literature
  14. The ALAN Review
  15. Tom Peters on Adolescent Literature

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