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Teens Blog

Submitted by: seclark on 06/03/2020 - 1:57pm
Happy Pride Month! Celebrate equality and love this June with some great reads available on Overdrive. Check out some titles below or browse other selections.    Blank Spaces, Toronto Connections Series Book 1, by Cass Lennox  Absence is as crucial as presence. The decision to stop dating has made Vaughn Hargrave's life infinitely simpler: he has friends, an excellent wardrobe...
Submitted by: SKobos on 06/02/2020 - 11:35am
Happy June! Here are some of the new young adult titles coming out this week. Check one out as an ebook, or see if it's available on hoopla! Again Again by E....
Submitted by: SKobos on 05/26/2020 - 4:39pm
Happy new week! Here are some of the new young adult titles coming out this week. Check one out as an ebook, or see if it's available on hoopla! And remember, May is Latino books month in...
Submitted by: SKobos on 05/22/2020 - 4:11pm
The teen garden has been fully weeded! But of course in the fight against weeds, this is not the end. Weeds will be creeping in the entire season, doing their best to take over the resources we're reserving for our veggies and fruits. We started with this last week: And now we're here: I found another plant that seems to be a survivor from last year, one of my favorites, scallions! They could possibly also be spring onions, which are pretty...
Submitted by: seclark on 05/20/2020 - 1:12pm
Hey Everyone! The library has begun offering takeout service of materials. However there are still many interesting reads available on Overdrive. Check out these new audiobook titles below or continue searching for new titles in the genre you prefer.  Goodbye From Nowhere by Sarah Zarr  Kyle Baker thought his family was happy. Happy enough, anyway. That's why, when...
Submitted by: SKobos on 05/19/2020 - 3:14pm
Happy new week! Here are some of the new young adult titles coming out this week. Check one out as an ebook, or see if it's available on hoopla! And remember, May is Latino books month in...
Submitted by: SKobos on 05/15/2020 - 1:47pm
Happy Friday everyone! One of the projects I was most looking forward to this year was working on the teen garden. Unfortunately, due to current circumstances, no one is sure when or if we will be able to have actual programming at the site, or asking teens to help out. But that doesn't have to stop Stacy and me from whipping it into shape and teaching you all the basics of gardening, as we muddle through learning them ourselves! The...
Submitted by: seclark on 05/13/2020 - 7:22pm
A new section of Overdrive ebooks are available and were chosen by the librarians of Rhode Island! Take a look at the fiction titles below picked from local librarians around the state as well as many others available for download. Happy Reading! A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness ...
Submitted by: seclark on 05/13/2020 - 1:25pm
There is alot to celebrate in the month of May! Let's dive into Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month with some great reads. These teen ebooks have Asian authors and characters. Check out the list below or visit Overdrive for many more selections.  The Beauty of the Moment by Tanaz Bhathena Susan is the new girl—she's sharp and driven, and strives to...
Submitted by: SKobos on 05/12/2020 - 2:45pm
Happy Tuesday again! Here are some new book releases for the week. Check one out as an ebook, see if it's available on hoopla, or place a ...

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