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Superhero Books!

Superhero Books!

What would your super power be? I want the power to talk to animals, or maybe time travel. If there’s ever been a time for a super hero, 2020 is that time. Take a break from virtual school or work and...

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The Book Was Better Than the Movie! YA Edition

The Book Was Better Than the Movie! YA Edition

Seen the movie? Now read the book! Our staff believe all of these books were WAY better than their movie adaptations!  Simon vs. The Homo Sapiens Agenda by Albertalli  Sixteen...

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Great Books to Read During a Global Pandemic

Great Books to Read During a Global Pandemic

You think you have it bad? Pick up one of these books about teens facing zombies, plagues, and the end of life as they know it.  This Mortal Coil by Emily Suvada “In...

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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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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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