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Visit Somewhere New!

Visit Somewhere New!

Go on a journey with one of these fantastic reads! All of the characters in these books are either running away or running toward a new destination. When Mischief Came to Town...

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Wanna Get Away?

Wanna Get Away?

If you’d love to be anywhere but here this summer, pick up one of these titles and take a trip! Amy and Roger’s Epic Detour by Morgan Matson  Amy’s life is in t...

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Diverse Books for Middle-Grade Readers

Diverse Books for Middle-Grade Readers

All of the books on this list celebrate the rich diversity present in our world. Read about someone like yourself or experience life through the eyes of someone totally different!&...

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Fun in the Sun!

Fun in the Sun!

Mosquitoes, humidity, and all the ice cream and popsicles you can eat? It must be summer! Enjoy these cool reads on your way to camp, under a shade tree, or at the beach. No matter what your idea of f...

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Fairytale Retellings in YA Fiction

Fairytale Retellings in YA Fiction

Once upon a time, our librarians came up with a list of some of the best young adult retellings of fairytales. Here are their favorites... Part of Your World by Liz Braswell (Retelling...

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Black Voices in YA

Black Voices in YA

 Long Way Down – Jason Reynolds An ode to Put the Damn Guns Down, this is New York Times bestseller Jason Reynolds’s fiercely stunning novel that takes place in sixty potent seconds—the...

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