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Teens’ Top Ten Voting

From now until October 12th, teens can vote for their favorite reads from 2018 in YALSA’s Teens’ Top Ten. Fifteen teen book groups from around the country curated the list of nominees, so these books are chosen by teens for teens. Peruse the list of nominees below, check out titles from Meinders Community Library, and vote for your top three.

  • #MurderTrending by Gretchen McNeil
  • An Absolutely Remarkable Thing by Hank Green
  • Ace of Shades by Amanda Foody
  • American Panda by Gloria Chao
  • The Apocalypse of Elena Mendoza by Shaun David Hutchinson
  • Ash Princess by Laura Sebastian
  • Batman: Nightwalker by Marie Lu
  • The Belles by Dhonielle Clayton
  • Blood Water Paint by Joy McCullough
  • Children of Blood and Bone by Tomi Adeyemi
  • The Cruel Prince by Holly Black
  • Dance of Thieves by Mary E. Pearson
  • Darius The Great Is Not Okay by Adib Khorram
  • Frat Girl by Kiley Roache
  • Girl Made of Stars by Ashley Herring Blake
  • Isle of Blood and Stone by Makiia Lucier
  • To Kill a Kingdom by Alexandra Christo
  • Muse of Nightmares by Laini Taylor
  • Picture Us in the Light by Kelly Loy Gilbert
  • The Poet X by Elizabeth Acevedo
  • The Prince and the Dressmaker by Jen Wang
  • Speak: The Graphic Novel by Laurie Halse Anderson, Emily Carroll
  • Thunderhead by Neal Shusterman
  • The Unwanted: Stories of the Syrian Refugees by Don Brown
  • Wildcard by Marie Lu



Meinders Community Library is a combined school and public library that serves the residents of Pipestone County in Southwestern Minnesota. It is part of the Plum Creek Library System.