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Teen Read Week: October 12-18

We’re a library so OBVIOUSLY we love reading, books, literacy, and story.

But mostly we love the people who love these things too! Teen Read Week is a great time to celebrate teens who love to read and support adolescent literacy. 49 more words

Reading

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Saenz

Publisher: Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers;
Published: February 2012

Audio Book Published: April 2013… 497 more words

Barber's Books - What Are YOU Reading?

Celebrate Teen Read Week!

It’s coming up fast: Teen Read Week!  It’s year number seven of the national celebration, and teen bloggers have been added to the mix!

Teen Read Week was created by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) in 1998 to encourage teenagers to be regular readers and library patrons.   226 more words

School Media Specialist

Teen Advisory Programs - The Other Friends Group to Your Library

In July, I wrote about the Friends group, the library’s secret weapon. Today, I’d like to cover a group that helps you connect with young adults at your library and in your community. 258 more words

Let's play TAG! Teen Advisory Groups: Purpose and Roles of the Librarian

Teen Advisory Groups/Board

Purpose and Definition: TAG/B is a group of teens, typically between the ages of 11 and 18, who are interested in becoming involved in the community and the library. 701 more words

Books

Teens' Top Ten Nominee Spotlight

Check out the Steelheart book trailer on the YALSA YouTube page!

VOTE HERE!!!

Ten years ago, Calamity came. It was a burst in the sky that gave ordinary men and women extraordinary powers. 112 more words

Teens' Top Ten Nominee Spotlight

Check out the book trailer for This Song Will Save Your Life on the YALSA YouTube page!

VOTE HERE!!!

Making friends has never been Elise Dembowski’s strong suit. 101 more words