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Children's and Young Adult Literature: Hi-Lo Young Adult Fiction

This guide is a starting place for exploring children's and young adult literature

About Young Adult Hi-Lo Books

The titles below are generally recommended for high school  interest levels.  Additional titles that may appeal to older teens can be found in Adult Hi-Lo books. 

These are only recommendations intended to help educators and guardians find titles to evaluate. The TDRL staff has not reviewed every listed Hi-Lo title and has classified the interest level of these materials based on publisher information and reviews. Educators and guardians should use their best judgment on whether specific titles meet the needs of their young people.

2.0 - 2.9 Reading Levels

3.0 - 3.9 Reading Levels

4.0 - 4.9 Reading Levels

5.0 - 5.9 Reading Levels

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