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Young Adult Literature: Young Adult Literature

Information about the genre and CSULB's collection.

Young Adult Literature

Young Adult literature is a relatively new genre, and is generally described as books written for an audience of 12-20 year olds.  It may also include books primarily written for adults but which have appeal to younger readers.

The CSULB Children's Collection has a section dedicated to YA Fiction, PZ7.5.  Non-fiction written for Young Adults is located throughout the children's non-fiction collection (Rm 204).

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Teen Read Week

October 18-24, 2015

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You can purchase books for our Young Adult collection through Amazon, and be the first to check them out!

Overdrive eBooks

We have many eBooks available through Overdrive, including The Fault in Our Stars and the Harry Potter series.  You can read them on your device or on your computer.  Put the Overdrive app on your device and search for CSULB library.  Sign in and you're ready to go!

You can also find them in COAST by searching keyword:overdrive and limit to Children's

Search COAST for Children's Books