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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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Divergent Contest

The Divergent series follows Tris, a young girl coming of age in a futuristic dystopian society where your future is determined by which faction you choose. There is the Abnegation more »


Eat Well and Be Fit for Summer!

School is out for summer! Now, you can either fill the next three months with junk food binge eating and video games (because video games are awesome) -OR- you could more »


Summer Reading Suggestions

If you’re taking our Summer Reading Challenge or just looking for something new, check out our book suggestions. Non-Fiction Suggestions Grossology – Sylvia Branzei and Jack Keely Check Library Catalog Pub Amusingly more »


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New Book: After the End

Amy Plum, author of the Revenants series, has a new book, After the End coming out soon. Searching for fellow survivors of World War III, a girl from a remote more »


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Cinder – A Dystopian Fairytale

Finished with The Hunger Games series? Still reeling from the final book in the Divergent series? Looking for a new dystopian series to obsess about for a while? Interested in more »


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Fake ID

Fake ID by LR Giles. Nick Pearson is hiding in plain sight… My name isn’t really Nick Pearson. I shouldn’t tell you where I’m from or why my family moved to more »


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Roses are Red

Roses are red. Violets are blue. (Oh, no. Not a poem.) I’ve written this blog. Just for you. (*head desk*)   April is National Poetry Month and to celebrate, I’m more »


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New Book by Laurie Halse Anderson

 Impossible Knife of Memory by Laurie Halse Anderson. For the past five years, Hayley Kincaid and her father, Andy, have been on the road, never staying long in one place more »


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Scar Boys

 Scar Boys by Len Vlahos. A severely burned teenager. A guitar. Punk rock. The chords of a rock ‘n’ roll road trip in a coming-of-age novel that is a must-read more »