"I think this is a fantastic idea! There do not seem to be enough opportunities to bring together youth and elders. Sharing ideas about books would probably be surprising to both age groups.
I would like to offer ten free copies of my YA historical…"
Loved the Percy Jackson series by Rick Riordan and looking for more Greek mythology? Now there's NIGHT OF PAN, a mythic journey of the fifteen-year-old Oracle who must save Greece from the largest invasion the ancient world has seen.
We at Montville Township Public Library were very grateful to be awarded the Teen Read Week Grant this year and used it to do a four program series relating to Constructed Languages in Science Fiction and Fantasy. First, a book discussion related to this concept, choosing books in which a… Continue reading
On September 24th, the YALSA board approved a Board Document that calls for the formation of a taskforce to re-envision the Teen Tech Week and Teen Read Week initiatives and create a larger advocacy/awareness campaign to promote the importance of year-round teen services. If you are interested in being a… Continue reading
When I read Long Way Down by Jason Reynolds for the first time last year, I was completely overwhelmed–this story was about my students! So many of them have lost family and friends due to gun violence, and many of them have been faced with similar emotional tragedies in their… Continue reading