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Guys Lit Wire - Bringing literary news and reviews to the attention of teenage boys and the people who care about them.

Michael L. Printz Award – This honor is awarded each year to a book exemplifying literary excellence in Young Adult literature. Check out current and past winners here.

readergirlz - A literacy and social media project for teens. Awarded the National Book Award for Innovations in Reading.


Teen Ink – Magazine, website & books written by teens since 1989 – Author and book reviewer Jennifer Wardrip manages this site devoted entirely to YA/Teen books, author interviews, exclusive contests, and more.

YA Reads – Two college-educated young women review YA fiction. Also five (all female) reviewers/site moderators contribute