How do you find all the latest and greatest books? Book reviews, of course! There are many sources of book reviews, some are better than others. Here are some of the sources that we use to find great books for the library.
VOYA – Voice of Youth Advocates – a journal devoted to young adult literature.
School Library Journal – Look under the collections tab to find YA reviews, Adult Books 4 Teens, Graphic Novel, Audio Book reviews and more.
Booklist – a publication from the American Library Association, this is one of the most important review sources for books. This is a subscription website, but a free 14 day trial subscription is available.
Capitol Choices – a review organization that develops an annual top 100 list of Children and Young Adult literature. Check out the completed lists to see what was selected, and look at the in progress list to see books under consideration.