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When - Murder, Mystery, Thriller

When by Victoria Laurie

Publisher: Hyperion
Copyright: 2015

Before Maddie knew what numbers were, she saw the little squiggles on everyone’s forehead.  At the age of 6, when Maddie’s father (9-23-2004) is killed, she learns that the numbers are the death date of each person.  219 more words

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OYAN Review: Salem Library’s Teen Book Club named to the YALSA Teens’ Top Ten panel

This post is an article from the Winter 2017 issue of the OYAN Review and has been edited slightly for publication on the blog. It was written by Sonja Somerville of the Salem Public Library. 354 more words

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Flying Lessons

Flying Lessons and Other Stories

Edited by: Ellen Oh
Publisher: Crown Books for Young Readers
Compilation Copyright 2017 by We Need Diverse Books

How often do you actually stop and read the book’s Forward first?   248 more words

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Congrats to Shutter, a 2017 YALSA Popular Paperback

Congratulations to Courtney Alameda, whose fantastically scary SHUTTER is a 2017 YALSA Popular Paperback! Check out the full list here.

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Teens' Top Ten

Congratulations to…us! We have been selected to be one of the Teens’ Top Ten book clubs! That means for two years, we will be getting young adult books before they come out and distributing them to the Perks of Being a Teen Reader book club to read and review for the publishers, as well as nominate books for the yearly best-of poll. 47 more words


Teens' Top Ten

Today is the last day to vote for YALSA’s Teens’ Top Ten Books of 2016!

Read a book this year that you think should be a 2017 nominee? Fill out a nomination form!

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