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The One Piece Of Reading Advice A Teacher Will Never Give You

Garrett Degraffenreid | Posted 07.02.2014 | Teen
Garrett Degraffenreid

I'm to the point where I've practically watched all the best TV shows on Netflix. Breaking Bad, Walking Dead, Dexter, Freaks and Geeks -- all the best. After all this, I'm left wondering what I'm supposed to do with my life.

The Book That Made Me Reevaluate My Life Decisions

Kate Avino | Posted 05.25.2014 | Teen
Kate Avino

Romance? Check. New York City livin'? Check. Wonderful wit and audacious charm? Absolutely. Jill Knapp-Zitron's newest novel, Chase, combines false love with blissful dreams -- a twist of life that's sure to please all readers.

It's OK -- You Can Judge Me By My Books

Haley Pereyo | Posted 02.23.2014 | Teen
Haley Pereyo

Every book I've ever read has given me a new perspective. Even if what I was reading was fiction with made up characters and plots, I still learned something.

Jewish Twins Make Sukkot Fun in KidLit Novel

Rabbi Jason Miller | Posted 11.17.2013 | Religion
Rabbi Jason Miller

Dori, a Jewish educator, began writing these books because she too was looking for modern Jewish books for her own children as well as for the students she was teaching. The options become very sparse for middle school age children who were used to more challenging books like the Harry Potter series.

The ULTIMATE Summer Reading List (Picked By You!)

Posted 06.19.2013 | Teen

Summer vacay is upon us, which means soon you might actually have time to read books for... dare we say it... fun? We asked HuffPost Teen readers ...

Celebrate Teen Read Week!

H. Jack Martin | Posted 12.15.2012 | Books
H. Jack Martin

Teen Read Week™ which runs October 14-20, is a national literacy initiative from the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) aimed at inspiring teens to read for fun -- on paper, online, on an e-reader -- and to use their library to find great reading materials.

'Hunger Games' Again On List Of Challenged Books

AP | HILLEL ITALIE | Posted 04.09.2012 | Education

NEW YORK -- The more popular "The Hunger Games" trilogy becomes, the more reasons some parents and educators have found to question whether it belongs...

American High Schoolers Are Reading 5th-Grade Level Books

Posted 03.23.2012 | Education

High school students today are reading books intended for children with reading levels far below those appropriate for teens, according to a recent re...

Will Booze for Books Shake and Stir Communities?

Rocco Staino | Posted 04.11.2012 | Books
Rocco Staino

These days, to youth librarians, Harry Potter, Anne of Green Gables and Hop on Pop are not just kid's book titles but also cocktails.

What You Were Reading When You Were 13

Zoe Triska | Posted 10.06.2011 | Books

There were quite a few regrettable things we did, thought, adored and listened to when we were 13. We liked Blink-182 (please don't tell anyone), had ...