- Teen Summer Reading Newsletter: Call for Submissions
- Posted: May 15, 2013
- Submit a review for the Library’s Teen Summer Reading newsletter! We are looking for reviews from teens ages 12 to 18 about books, DVDs, music, or websites that you would recommend to other teens. Deadline: Thursday, June 13.
- International Day Against Homophobia
- Posted: May 10, 2013
- International Day Against Homophobia (IDAHO) is coming up on Friday, May 17. IDAHO was started in 2003 by the Fondation Émergence, whose goals include “[encouraging] citizens to understand sexual diversity” and “[putting] an end to discrimination based on sexual orientation.” For IDAHO, I would like to offer up my top ten books with GLBTQ (Gay, Lesbian, Bisexual, Transgender, and Queer) characters.
- Author Spotlight: Libba Bray
- Posted: April 19, 2013
- It’s hard to know where to start with Libba Bray. None of her books are much like the others. Most of them aren’t much like anything else I’ve ever read either. But they are all great. Even her website is an entertaining read. So, with no further ado, here is a brief introduction to her books.
- Books about the Past for Teens
- Posted: March 22, 2013
- At our next PageTurners meeting on April 7, we will be delving into history. Read any book about the past and bring it to the meeting! Fiction or non-fiction about any period of history is welcome! Here are some suggestions.
- Adventure Stories for Teens
- Posted: February 12, 2013
- March’s theme for PageTurners, our book club for ages 10 to 14, is adventure. Adventure stories can take many forms: they can tell the stories of long journeys or survival in the wilderness. They can be about fugitives, spies, or secret agents. They can be realistic or fantastical. Here are a few suggestions.
- 20 Mysteries for Teens
- Posted: January 11, 2013
- February’s theme for PageTurners, our book club for ages 10 to 14, is mystery. Whether you are looking for a book for PageTurners, or just like a good mystery, here are some suggestions.
- Popular Teen Books of 2012
- Posted: January 2, 2013
- Here are some of the teen books/series that were checked out most often in 2012. What were the best books you read in 2012?