Finding a Good Book

It can be tough to find something you want to read. We are here to help you! The Library has great suggestions on this page, some interesting software to help you make choices and of course, the library staff are always happy to help.


Contact: Megan Klein, Teen Services, 203-438-2282 x11004

New to the Teen Collection

Adult Books with Teen Appeal

Middle School Critics Top Picks

Online Resources
Digital Collection for Teens & Kids                 

We've expanded our services with a new digital collection website
experience just for kids and teens. This new service, powered by         eReading Room 
OverDrive, is free for users with a library card. Digital titles are
available anytime, anywhere and expire automatically, so no
need to worry about late fees.


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This is an easy-to-use database with great books (fiction and nonfiction) selected just for you. You’ll find books to help with school projects and books to read for pleasure. There are recommended reading lists and read-alike suggestions too!

KDL What's Next
Thanks to our friends at the Kent District Library you can find titles of books in series.  No more wondering what the title of book four of the Harry Potter series is. Just click on the KDL link; they’ve done all the work for you. Searches can be made by author, title, or series. What's Next?: Books in Series™ Database of Kent District Library.


Tested and recommended by our librarians.

No Flying No Tights
Teen Ink (writing and art for and by teens)
Teen Reads (great new books)
Book Riot (all about books)

Award Winners

Nutmeg Award | Printz Award | Alex Award | ALA Top Ten Books for YA