Monthly Archives: July 2015
Random prizes for book reviews! Well, our #teenexploresummer hashtag contest has not gotten the response we expected, and we have a BUNCH of random surprises to give away. So starting this week we will be sending out prizes for our favorite book reviews!
Trailer Tuesday: Extraordinary Means by Robyn Schneider (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)
This week’s featured booklist was made especially for the Teen Explore Summer theme: Escape the Ordinary, and it’s all about superpowers. You’ll find great variety on this list, from traditional superheroes with superpowers to superpowered people who are not what you expect. And there’s even a guide on becoming a superhero yourself. Happy reading! Melleny […]
Monday, July 27th Escape?! 2:00 PM – Langley Library You’ve been trapped inside a room by a villain! You (and the rest of the inmates) have just 60 minutes to solve the clues, find the key, and escape before you meet your doom. DOOM! This Explore Summer program for teens is sponsored by the Friends […]
Looking a weeper, to go with the rain we are FINALLY getting? I think A Million Miles Away by Lara Avery might be a real heart-breaker. From the publisher: Twin sisters Kelsey and Michelle Maxfield look identical – but they couldn’t be more different. Kelsey is the captain of the dance team and loves her […]
Read now, dishes later?
Trailer Tuesday: The Night We Said Yes by Lauren Gibaldi (Source: https://www.youtube.com/)
This week’s featured booklist was compiled by YALSA, the Young Adult Library Services Association, as a list of 2015 popular paperbacks for young adults. This list, entitled “Book to Movie: Ripped from the Pages” includes some recent favorites from the book-to-movie adaptation trend. If you’re looking for something to do this summer, why not get some […]