Readers’ Corner: Non-Fiction in Graphic Novel Format

This week’s featured teen booklist is both fun and educational, and it’s one of my favorites: Non-Fiction in Graphic Novel Format. I love to learn about people, historical events, and complicated concepts, especially when they’re presented in a fun and easy-to-understand way. That’s exactly what you get with graphic non-fiction! Even the most dull or […]

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Readers’ Corner: History

Despite the evidence that may be presented in your school textbooks, history is a fascinating topic. This week’s featured teen booklist includes non-fiction historical accounts that will make you excited about history again. These books vary in time and place, but they will all capture your interest and imagination. It’s not just about names and […]

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Trailer Tuesday: Stormy Seas: Stories of Young Boat Refugees

Trailer Tuesday: Stormy Seas: Stories of Young Boat Refugees by Mary Beth Leatherdale

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Trailer Tuesday: Give Me Wings

Trailer Tuesday: Give Me Wings: How a Choir of Former Slaves Took on the World by Kathy Lowinger

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Readers’ Corner: It Happened to Me…

This week’s featured booklist is probably one of my favorites. I’ve read so many of the books on this list, and I’ve loved them all. These are all memoirs of teen experiences, and they range from very familiar stories to lives so extraordinary we can hardly comprehend them.  These are powerful, compelling stories. Sometimes heartbreaking, […]

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Readers’ Corner: Laugh & Learn

You don’t have to get all your information from textbooks or Wikipedia. Try filling your head with knowledge from a fun source! This week’s featured book list is called Laugh & Learn: Humorous Books about Real Subjects. Why not be entertained while loading up your brain? Besides what’s on this list, you can’t go wrong […]

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