The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) of the American Library Association (ALA) announced its 2021 Best Fiction for Young Adults list!
The list is made up of 85 titles that are selected from 124 nominations, which were posted and discussed in YALSA’s blog The Hub. The nominees can also be found on this blog. After receiving feedback from teens, the team created a list of the top ten titles.
Be Not Far from Me by Mindy McGinnis
Cemetery Boys by Aiden Thomas
Clap When You Land by Elizabeth Acevedo
Deeplight by Frances Hardinge
Grown by Tiffany D. Jackson
More Than Just a Pretty Face by Syed M. Masood
Raybearer by Jordan Ifueko
This Is My America by Kim Johnson
We Are Not from Here by Jenny Torres Sanchez
What I Carry by Jennifer Longo
The suggestion form for the 2022 Best Fiction for Young Adults list is open. If you’d like to suggest a title to the blogging team for consideration as a nominee, you can fill out the form here.