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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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Read with Pride

Read with Pride

There are a few days left of Pride Month, and there are hundreds of books that can teach us about the struggles and celebrations of the LGBTQIA community. All of these books are available either on Li...

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Need New Book Recommendations?

Need New Book Recommendations?

Let us help you find your next great read!Here at the Saline County Library we have lots of options when it comes to finding books you and your kids will love. Anytime you are in the library one of ou...

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100 Books to Read Before College Challenge

100 Books to Read Before College Challenge

Want to earn prizes for reading books?Look no further! The teen librarians at the Saline County Library have developed the 100 Books to Read Before College Challenge for teens from 7th to 12th gr...

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Staff Favorite Teen Books

Staff Favorite Teen Books

Simon vs the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky AlbertalliSixteen-year-old, not-so-openly-gay Simon Spier is blackmailed into playing wingman for his classmate or else his sexual identity--and that of his p...

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