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Submitted by: seclark on 01/22/2021 - 2:06pm
Hey Teens and Happy Friday! Looking for some new books to add to your TBR list? Check out the list of nominees for the RI Teen Book Award 2021. Each year teens all over RI are able to cast their vote for their favorite book from the list created by teachers and librarians! Voting runs from January 25, 2021 through February 28, 2021. The list has many fantastic choices and...
Submitted by: SKobos on 01/19/2021 - 2:26pm
Happy Tuesday! Take a look at some of the freshest young adult releases coming out just this week. Find one as an ebook, see if it's available on ...
Submitted by: seclark on 01/16/2021 - 1:21pm
As we reflect and honor Dr. Martin Luther King Jr. this weekend take a look at these YA social justice reads. There are many fantastic Fiction and Non-Fiction selections about race, equality and civil rights. Digital copies are available on OverDrive or visit the Teen Space to check out a physical copy. Have a great (long) weekend! A Time to Break Silence- The Essential...
Submitted by: SKobos on 01/12/2021 - 9:18am
Here are some of the new releases for the new year! As always, find one as an ebook, see if it's available on ...
Submitted by: seclark on 01/08/2021 - 3:17pm
Hey Teens and Happy Friday! Need some recommendations for the weekend? Check out these new digital titles in OverDrive or visit us in the Teen Space to access the physical collection. Have a great weekend! Pretty Funny for a Girl  by Rebecca Elliot Haylah Swinton is an ace best friend, a loving daughter, and an incredibly patient sister to a four-year-old nutcase of...
Submitted by: SKobos on 01/05/2021 - 11:49am
Happy New Year! Make any resolutions to read more? If so, and if not, here are some brand new titles to add to your TBR list! As always, find one as an ebook, see if it's available...
Submitted by: CSkobrak on 12/30/2020 - 7:32pm
  We're excited to share our list of 100 of the Best Books Published in 2020, full of recommendations from the librarians here at the Westerly Library! If one of your goals for the new year is to read more, this is a great place to get started.  You can download our full list (plus a few extra recommendations), OR print our...
Submitted by: seclark on 12/30/2020 - 10:53am
Happy (almost) New Year! It is no secret everyone is thrilled to finally say goodbye to this past year. But instead of focusing on the negativity of last year, lets try and focus on what is ahead. A new chance to be mindful about our everyday living and develop new practices. Now is a perfect time to reflect, be grateful, set goals and start some new habits. Below are some helpful tips and resources to get you started on your new journey....
Submitted by: SKobos on 12/29/2020 - 1:49pm
Happy almost New Year! Not a ton of new books usually come out at the very end of the year, but here a handful from last and this week. As always, find one as an ebook, see if it's...
Submitted by: seclark on 12/23/2020 - 2:32pm
Hey Teens! I don't know about you but the one good thing to come out of this pandemic is more time to read! There are so many fantastic YA books it can be hard to pick what to read next. Here are a few YA books on my TBR list. Join us once a month for our Teen Virtual Book Club and share what you've been reading or want to read next. Each month we'll pick a new book to read together. Have a wonderful and safe holiday!...

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