young adult books


Meet Maggie Thrash, YA Author of ‘Honor Girl’ (Prince George’s County Memorial Library) – VIRTUAL

Maggie Thrash is the author of the critically-acclaimed graphic memoirs “Honor Girl” (a Los Angeles Times Book Prize nominee) and “Lost Soul, Be At Peace”. Their fiction works include the noir-ish mysteries “Strange Truth” and “Strange Lies,” which are set at an oppressive Southern prep school. On their podcast Creep […]


⭐ Why It Matters: Reckoning with Race. Equity. Allyship. (Baltimore County Public Library & Maryland Humanities) – VIRTUAL

Maryland Humanities presents authors Kimberly Jones and Gilly Segal as they discuss their best-selling book, ‘I’m Not Dying with You Tonight‘, inspired by the death of Baltimorean Freddie Gray. In their conversation, they touch on some of today’s most pressing topics — the recent resurgence of our country’s reckoning with […]


TeenLIVE: Meet Emily X.R. Pan, Young Adult Author (New York Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Join us for our TeenLIVE event with Emily X.R. Pan! For our Fall author talks, we will be talking with Young Adult fiction authors about their work, their writing process, and more! Teens and their caregivers are welcome to join us for these conversations! Emily X.R. Pan will be in conversation […]


Speak On It: Meet Samantha Mabry, YA Author (Chicago Public Library) – VIRTUAL

Join us as we welcome award winning author Samantha Mabry to speak live on all things writing, creating and geek out on books and more. Samantha is the author of Tigers, Not Daughters, All the Wind in the World and A Fierce and Subtle Poison. Speak On It is a program series connecting teens and authors virtually to […]


All Ages: Forever YA Book Group (Alexandria Library) – VIRTUAL

Have you been reading a lot of Young Adult books during quarantine? Are you looking for a good read? Join our Teen Librarian every Friday to talk about everything Young Adult! All ages welcome. Venue details Join Our Zoom Meeting https://us02web.zoom.us/j/81535148429?pwd=VWtmVSs2cXlmSUkvL3RKSlZGV1lYQT09 Meeting ID: 815 3514 8429 Password: yalit