Books for Teens

Book Trust brings you the best book recommendations for books for teenagers. We offer monthly roundups of the best new books, booklists, and the 25 best books for 12-14 year olds.

 

Whether you're looking for recommended books, books for 12 year olds, tips for how to write a book review, writing tips, short stories for teenagers,  or how to start a book blog, this is the place for you!

Booklists for teens

We've got a lot of different booklists for you to see, from historical fiction to epic fantasy, and everything inbetween.

Writing tips for teens

Want to start writing stories? Interested in improving your writing? Want to get into writing fan fiction?

Interviews

We've talked to many authors over the years, take a look at the latest interview or browse through the archive! 

Malorie Blackman is the Waterstones Children's Laureate 2013-2015

Malorie Blackman has been appointed as the eighth Children's Laureate, taking over from Julia Donaldson. Find out about what Malorie has been doing during her time in the role so far.

Young adult books

We have a whole section devoted to young adult books as well - explore YA booklists, interviews, news, blogs and more.