A Day Just for YA

Here in the library biz, YA stands for Young Adult or in other words Teen books. Young Adult books haven’t always been around, so count yourself lucky, whippersnapper. I remember, more »


The Program

If you enjoyed Delirium by Lauren Oliver, you might like The Program by Suzanne Young. In Sloane’s world, true feelings are forbidden, teen suicide is an epidemic, and the only more »


A Little Retro Never Hurt Anyone

Ever notice how you’re the only one who loves this really awesome old movie or book and then everyone and their brother jumps on the bandwagon to try and duplicate more »


Wanderlove by Kirsten Hubbard

Wanderlove by Kirsten Hubbard. Bria Sandoval thought her future was art school with Toby at her side.  This all changes when Toby shows his true colors. She has left Toby more »


Clockwork Princess

Clockwork Princess, the latest book by Cassandra Clare. If the only way to save the world was to destroy what you loved most, would you do it? The clock is more »


25 Years Young

On March 26th the Amelia Branch Library will be celebrating its 25th birthday. For some unfamiliar with all that the Amelia Branch has to offer that may seem a long more »


Requiem, Sequel to Pandemonium

 Requiem by Lauren Oliver. Now an active member of the resistance, Lena has been transformed. The nascent rebellion that was under way in Pandemonium has ignited into an all-out revolution more »


Take a Peep

 Sometimes in this profession I get a chance to eat candy and other times I get to be really creative. And sometimes I get to do both. I mean, really, more »


New Dystopian Anthology

If you’re looking for some well written dystopian stories, reserve a copy of Shards to Ashes with stories by Melissa Marr and Kelley Armstrong among others. From the publisher: The more »


Sever, Third Book in the Chemical Garden Series

Sever, the third book in the Chemical Garden series by Lauren DeStefano  is due soon.  After modern science turns every human into a genetic time bomb with men dying at more »