Wednesday, November 19, 2014

The American Library Association's 

Official 2014 Teens’ Top Ten Titles 

Have Been Announced

Check and see which copies are in at 
  1. "Eleanor & Park" by Rainbow Rowell (Macmillan/St. Martin's Griffin)
  2. "Splintered" by A.G. Howard (ABRAMS/Amulet Books)
  3. "The Rithmatist" by Brandon Sanderson (Tor Teen)
  4. "The 5th Wave" by Rick Yancey (Penguin/Putnam Juvenile) 
  5. "Monument 14: Sky on Fire" by Emmy Laybourne (Macmillan/Feiwel & Friends)
  6. "Earth Girl" by Janet Edwards (Prometheus Books /Pyr)
  7. "The Testing" by Joelle Charbonneau (Houghton Mifflin Harcourt)
  8. "Steelheart" by Brandon Sanderson (Random House/Delacorte Press)
  9. "Siege and Storm" by Leigh Bardugo (Macmillan/Henry Holt Books for Young Readers)
  10. "The Eye of Minds" by James Dashner (Random House/Delacorte Press)

Monday, October 20, 2014


Teen Action Group (TAG)
Monday, October 20 - 3:30-4:30


TAG is an easy way to have fun while making a difference at your library (and it looks great on college applications, too). Help with library projects and let us know which programs, video games, and books you’d like to see at the library.

Friday, October 17, 2014

 

Strategic Gaming Club
Fri. October 24 @ 3:45-5:45


Expert or novice, if you like to play chess and/or strategy games, you have a seat at this drop-in club. Bring your cards and prepare to be challenged.

Wednesday, October 15, 2014


Teens' Top Ten is a "teen choice" list, where you nominate and choose your favorite books of the previous year! Voting will be open from August 15 through Teen Read Week, which is taking place October 12-18 of this year (2014)! The "top ten" titles will be announced on October 20, 2014, so be sure to check back for the list of winners!

You are able to vote for up to 3 Books


Friday, October 10, 2014


Game On! -
Friday, October 17th @ 3:45 pm

We’ve got big games on the big screen! Register in advance to score your spot in the competition. Prizes offered to the top two players.

Tuesday, September 30, 2014

 

Teen Maker Space - Painted Owls
Tuesday, October 7th from 3pm - 5pm


Paint small ceramic owl figures to take home with you.
They will be a hoot!

Saturday, September 27, 2014

 YALSA's Teen Book Finder App for iOS & Android

YALSA's Teen Book Finder is a free app to help anyone who loves YA literature access to the past three years' of YALSA's awards and lists on their smartphone.
Android version now available! Download the Android version now! Have an iPod Touch, an iPhone or an iPad? Download the iOS app now!

App features include:
  • a homepage featuring three titles from the database, refreshed each day
  • the ability to search for books by author, title, award/list year, genre, by award, and by booklist
  • a Find It! button, powered by the OCLC WorldCat Search API, that will show users where to find the book in a nearby library
  • a Favorites button, to create an individualized booklist
  • the ability to share books from the Teen Book Finder on Twitter and Facebook

Friday, September 19, 2014

CNN Gives 40 Upcoming YA Titles, Here Are Just a Few...
 
  • The Infinite Sea by Rick Yancey
  • Made For You by Melisa Marr
  • I'll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson
  • Get Even by Gretchen McNeil
  • Jackaby by William Ritter
  • Sway by Kat Spears
  • Black Bird by Anna Care
 
For the rest of the list and some sites with some cool YA Book sites click here.