27
JUN
2008

Teen Book Review: Teen Idol

Teen Idol by Meg Cabot Quick SummaryThis book is about a girl named Jenny. She is a junior in high school and is very good at giving advice. She is an anonymous advice columnist for the school newspaper. One day, celebrity Luke Striker, in disguise, comes to their school so he can res
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26
JUN
2008

Teen Book Review: Life As We Knew It

Life As We Knew It by Susan Pfeffer Quick Summary“Mom, why does the moon look closer?” Miranda’s life quickly changes as the moon is knocked closer to the Earth. She must survive through power outages and disasters. Gas prices over $10, closed schools and food shorta
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24
JUN
2008

Teen Book Review: Meet Kit, An American Girl

Meet Kit by Valerie Tripp Quick SummaryKit Kittredge is an American Girl who lives in the times of the Great Depression. Soon her father loses his job. Then they have to take in boarders to earn money. Your opinion: did you like the book?I did like this book, because it is about a ver
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24
JUN
2008

Teen Book Review: To Kill A Mockingbird

To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee Quick SummaryThe year is 1935. Scout Finch and her brother Jeremy (Jem) live in Maycomb County, Alabama. This rather lethargic town is shaken to its very core when Atticus Finch, Scout and Jem’s father, is chosen to defend Tom Robinson, a blac
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23
JUN
2008

Teen Book Review: Beyond the Deepwoods (Edge Chronicles)

The Edge Chronicles: Beyond the Deepwoods by Paul Stewart & Chris Riddel Quick SummaryTwig, a sky pirate, was abandoned at birth and left on the doorstep of wood trolls. After being told he was not a wood troll, he sets off on an adventure. After going through many places, he fin
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19
JUN
2008

Teen Book Review: To Kill A Mockingbird

To Kill A Mockingbird by Harper Lee Quick summary:The year is 1935. Scout Finch and her town is shaken to its very core when Atticus Finch, Scout and Jem’s father, is chosen to defend a Negro man in a rape case. Full of topics that hit close to home, this bestseller is sure to w
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19
JUN
2008

Summer Reading Book Reviews

Teens FLYP – our teen summer reading program – is underway! This week, folks had fun playing Rock Band and answering some British trivia at our Library events. What’s in store for next week? You’ll have to visit your local library to find out! Don’t forge
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17
JUN
2008

"Breaking Dawn" preview

Are you waiting impatiently for the latest book in Stephenie Meyer’s TWILIGHT series? Book 4, Breaking Dawn, comes out on August 2nd… but if you can’t wait for a little taste, follow this link for an excerpt! Question: are you on Team Edward or Team Jacob? Answer in
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19
NOV
2007

What’s your daemon?

The His Dark Materials trilogy by Phillip Pullman is an excellent, exciting fantasy series. For those of you looking for something to read since Harry Potter’s story ended, I highly recommend these books. A movie based on the first book in the series, The Golden Compass, opens o
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04
SEP
2007

Cafe Libro is coming your way.

If you want to meet new people and talk books over delicious caffeinated beverages, you need to stop by Cafe Libro. We’re trying to get a teen book club going, and we need your help to decide on a title! Monday, September 10 @ 5PM – Hart Memorial Central Library Tuesday, S
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10
AUG
2007

Books + Caffeine = Awesome.

Are you looking for something new to read? Want to talk about the latest book you finished? You should check out our new book club for teens, Cafe Libro. Visit the Library to drink tasty coffee-shop-style beverages and talk books with other teens. Times and dates are below. Here are s
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