Blogs: Teens

YA Friday: Native American Heritage Month

These #OwnVoices YA books all feature Native American protagonists, in stories both realistic and speculative.

Megan Maloy
Friday, November 15, 2019 - 9:00 AM

YA Authors I'm Grateful For

Here's a list of YA authors I'm grateful for this Thanksgiving.

Penelope Gomez
Tuesday, November 12, 2019 - 9:00 AM

YA Friday: Tropes Spring Eternal - The Hidden Suitor

A monthly feature where I examine a popular YA reading trope and share books that use the trope in their plots.

Megan Maloy
Friday, November 8, 2019 - 9:00 AM

YA Friday: Books that Began as NaNoWriMo Projects

These popular YA novels that began as 1,667 words a day prove that while your draft may look like a jumbled mess now, you may have bestseller on your hands.

Megan Maloy
Friday, November 1, 2019 - 9:00 AM

Catch an Early Premiere of HBO's His Dark Materials

HBO is rolling out a new series that is rumored to fill the void left by its fantasy predecessor, Game of Thrones. See an advance screening at Educational Park Branch on November 2.

Viewers Advisory
Monday, October 28, 2019 - 5:00 PM

YA Friday: October 2019 Monthly Wrap-Up

Take a look at some of our favorite books released this month.

Megan Maloy
Friday, October 25, 2019 - 9:00 AM

YA Friday: Basketball

Whether it's a pickup game or serious competition, these YA books are all about basketball.

Leizel Case
Friday, October 18, 2019 - 9:00 AM

YA Friday: A Sorta Fairytale With You

Whether you're looking for fairy tale conventions turned upside down or retellings of traditional tales, check out one of these atmospheric YA fantasy novels.

Leizel Case
Friday, October 11, 2019 - 9:00 AM

YA Friday: Tropes Spring Eternal - The Brooding Bad Boy

A monthly feature where I examine a popular YA reading trope and share books that use the trope in their plots.

Megan Maloy
Friday, October 4, 2019 - 9:00 AM

Halloween Witchy TBR

Halloween the most witchy time of the year! So you can imagine how my inner child SCREAMED when I got the idea for a Witchy Themed Halloween TBR.

Penelope Gomez
Tuesday, October 1, 2019 - 9:00 AM

YA Friday: September 2019 Monthly Wrap-Up

Take a look at some of our favorite YA books released this month.

Megan Maloy
Friday, September 27, 2019 - 9:00 AM

September: Books I've Read Recently

"Books I've Read Recently" is a series where I, Penelope Gomez, will do a monthly wrap up of the books I've read throughout the past month. In this series I will give a brief synopsis of the story…

Penelope Gomez
Monday, September 23, 2019 - 8:51 AM