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Rethinking “Popular”

Have you ever thought about what being popular means to you?  It’s a phrase that gets thrown around a lot, something that many teens–and adults–aspire to be, but the exact more »


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Lauren Oliver Readalikes

If you like Lauren Oliver, you might enjoy: Matched by Ally Condie. All her life, Cassia has never had a choice. The Society dictates everything: when and how to play, more »


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Cassandra Clare Readalikes

If you enjoy Cassandra Clare’s Mortal Instruments series,  you might also like: Tithe by Holly Black. Sixteen-year-old Kaye, who has been visited by faeries since childhood, discovers that she herself more »


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Great Teen Reads

Need something to read over the next few holiday breaks? If you are interested in fantasy you will love the Caster Chronicles by Margaret Stohl. The books follow a young more »


Learn How to Publish and Be a Teen Author!

Local Author J.S. Bailey on Writing Do you enjoy reading ghost stories and fantasy? Do you like Christian fiction and mystery? We have good news for you! Local author J. more »


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Ghost Hunting

Ohio ghost stories come alive on the pages of the new book, Ghosthunting Ohio: On the Road Again. Meet the author of this chilling new book and learn more about more »


Lizzie Borden Talk

Local author, J.T. Townsend discusses the true crime that rocked the nation and spawned over a century of ghost stories, conspiracy theories, countless books, an opera and two films, the more »


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YA Fantasy: The Nostalgia Tour

Imagine a time before “Paranormal Romance” was a major section of teen books at the store, before Twilight and The Hunger Games were written, when one still had to wait more »


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Which Faction Are You?

 The Divergent series has taken the book world and thrown it into another round of dystopia chaos. Some people are calling it the next Hunger Games. If you haven’t picked more »


Skyrim Read-a-likes

 One word: Awesome! I love playing Skyrim on my free time and diving into the vast landscape and character development that this game offers. Sometimes, I feel the need to more »