Category: Young Adult

Delve into our Collections and discover your next read with curated lists and suggestions from Hamilton City Libraries staff.

International Tea Day UN Graphic and tea book display

International Tea Day

Wednesday 18 May | Adult Fiction, Adult Non-Fiction, Young Adult, Children

This weekend International Tea Day will be observed all around the world! Each year on 21 May, the long history and deep cultural and economic significance of tea is recognised.

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For fans of Miss Peregrine

For Fans of Miss Peregrine's Home of Peculiar Children

Thursday 14 April | Young Adult

School holiday horrors for fans of Miss Peregrine's Home for Peculiar Children.

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Top 50 YA Poster

Top Teen Titles of 2021: Part Two

Wednesday 9 February | Young Adult

How many of these top teen titles have you read? You can place a free hold by clicking on any title below.

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Top 50 YA Poster

Top Teen Titles of 2021: Part One

Wednesday 2 February | Young Adult

How many of these top teen titles have you read? You can place a free hold by clicking on any title below.

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Top Library Apps

Best Library Apps for your New Device

Tuesday 11 January | Children, Young Adult, Adult Fiction, Adult Non-Fiction

Did you get a new device for Christmas or in the holiday sales? Make the most of it - and your library membership - with these library apps! If your new…

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After Twilight

Lockdown: After Twilight

Friday 29 October | Young Adult

It's Halloween this weekend, so what better time to read books about vampires? All of these books are available as eBooks (and some as eAudiobooks) via our Digital Library so…

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Novels in Verse

Novels in Verse

Friday 10 September | Young Adult

National Poetry Day was last month, during lockdown, but we've been waiting until our libraries were open again to share this booklist of novels in verse! These books use beautiful…

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Is your lover outside of your bubble

Lockdown: Is your lover outside your bubble?

Thursday 19 August | Adult Fiction, Young Adult

We're all back in the safety of our Bubbles due to Alert Level 4. If you've been caught away from your lover, here's some inspiration to help keep the romance alive from a distance...

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dangerous

Royal Reads: These Crowns Are Dangerous

Friday 4 June | Young Adult

Queen's Birthday weekend is coming up - why not make your next read a royal one?

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Adventures in Other Worlds

Adventures in Other Worlds

Friday 21 May | Young Adult

Ready for an adventure? These books for younger teens explore worlds different from our own, like magical realities or travel to another time.

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Autism Awareness

Autism Awareness Month

Friday 7 May | Adult Fiction, Adult Non-Fiction, Young Adult, Children

April was Autism Awareness Month, so Hillcrest Library was celebrating books about and by people on the autism spectrum.

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other worlds

Other Worlds

Wednesday 24 February | Young Adult, Adult Fiction

These titles picked by the team at St Andrews library are out of this world! Click on any cover below to check availability or place a hold.

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