All libraries will be closed Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day.

Teens

Finding Ourselves

Use the library on your own, at your pace, on your own time.  Explore!

Events Get Involved Discover From the Blog Book Lists

Latest from the Blog


Asian American & Pacific Islander Heritage Month - YA Collection

fiction
for-teens
reading-recommendations
teens

Happy Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month from Richmond Public Library! Celebrate by checking out some of our diverse YA books written by AAPI authors and featuring AAPI characters from throughout East, Southeast, & South Asia. Click on the titles below to be linked directly to the book in our catalog. [wpmfpdf id="42331" embed="1"...

2024 YAVA Award Celebration & Winner

award-winners
for-teens
teens

Richmond Public Library hosted the 11th annual Young Adult Virginia Author (YAVA) Award Celebration on April 20th, 2024. The Main Library Auditorium transformed into a whimsical tent of wonders, and the scent of popcorn lingered in the air as our excited audience gathered, and our nominated YA authors stepped into the spotlight.  Our theme for this year’s celebration was a carnival fun fair, and red and white striped drapes hung down from the ceiling to help create that tent-like atmosphere for a fun-filled afternoon of cake,...

Books to Celebrate the Year of the Dragon

Jennifer Deuell
February 9, 2024
adult
asian-american
celebrations
childrens
diverse-reads
graphic-novels
holidays
holidays-celebrations
picturebooks
reading-recommendations
teens

[vc_row][vc_column][vc_column_text] This year marks the year of the wood dragon, an animal that in Chinese culture symbolizes power, luck, nobility, honor, and success. The year 2024 is predicted to be a year full of changes, challenges, and opportunities. Get inspired and make this your year of triumph. To help you celebrate the Year of the Dragon, I've put together this booklist for the Year of the Dragon. Included are books for all ages meant to educate and embolden. Enjoy!       Picture Books   The...

Booklists for Teens