Books to Talk About

Looking for a book to jump-start discussion with your tweens and teens? Or something you could use for a kid-friendly book club choice? Then look no further -- this list is full of great titles to talk about.

Browse Books to Talk About

Inspiring, educational immigrant story told in free verse.
By Thanhha Lai
(2011)
Read More
csm_book
Moving tale of girl whose brother died in school shooting.
By Kathryn Erskine
(2010)
Read More
csm_book
Inspirational story of life after a shark attack.
By Bethany Hamilton
(2011)
Read More
Brutal yet educational depiction of slavery and wartime.
By Laurie Halse Anderson
(2010)
Read More
Tough but touching free verse book about war's scars.
By Ann E. Burg
(2010)
Read More
csm_book
Sweet advice scrapbook is a helpful choice for teens.
By Elizabeth Berkley
(2011)
Read More
csm_book
Gripping but bloody dystopian tale will make teens think.
By Paolo Bacigalupi
(2010)
Read More
csm_book
Powerful adventure about dumpsite kids a true treasure.
By Andy Mulligan
(2010)
Read More
csm_book
Thought-provoking story about consent and truth.
By Aaron Hartzler
(2015)
Read More
csm_book
Gritty book about substance abuse is OK for mature teens.
By Blake Nelson
(2011)
Read More
Gorgeously written, mature tale of teen's self-discovery.
By Hilary T. Smith
(2015)
Read More
csm_book
Teen gamers vs. corporations; absorbing but violent sci-fi.
By Cory Doctorow
(2010)
Read More