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Shiver, Maggie Stiefvater, best young adult contemporary fantasy, http://PragmaticMom.com

Top 100 Best Young Adult (YA) Novels: From Persnickety Snark’s Poll

Best Young Adult Books

This excellent list is from Persnickety Snark.  She ran a contest to compile this list.  Here’s what she says:At the conclusion of the Top 100 YA Novels poll for this year, I would like to share some information gathered from your votes. Read more…

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Top 10: Best Native American Young Adult Books

 The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, Sherman Alexie, http://PragmaticMom.com, Pragmatic MomNative American Books for Teens

This is part 3 of a 3 part series by Debbie Reese, renowned scholar of Native American Children’s Literature.  Part 1 is Top 10:  Best Native American Picture Books.  Part 2 is Top 10:  Native American Middle School Books.

p.s. I updated this list: Top 10 Best First Nations Books for Kids because I had a lot to learn about which books best depict the people of First Nations. Read more…