Blogs: Teens

  • Ways to Have a Productive Summer for High SchoolersKaplan SAT 2015

    Not sure how to spend your summer? Summer is a great time to get some valuable work or volunteer experience in. Maybe you want to study for an upcoming SAT or maybe you want to learn a new skill over the summer? Whatever your summer needs may be the San Jose Public Library has resources to help you make this summer productive. Here are some suggestions and resources to help you make this a great summer.
    Posted by: adilene rogers on Friday, May 29, 2015 - 1:00 PM | Comments: 0
  • It's Star Wars Day!lego stormtrooper

    Monday, May 4, is Star Wars Day. Do you know why? It's because you can say, "May the fourth be with you!" (As in "May the force be with you!") To that end, I present some great Star Wars items for you to peruse, to celebrate this important day.
    Posted by: Rebekah Davis on Saturday, May 2, 2015 - 5:00 PM | Comments: 0
  • Avengers Assemble!Cover of "Thor God of Thunder: Godbutcher"

    The Avengers highly anticipated sequel, Avengers 2: Age of Ultron comes out this Friday, May 1st! Here are some awesome comics about your favorite Avengers to read before, after, or in between your additional viewings.
    Posted by: Jessica Novak on Wednesday, April 29, 2015 - 3:05 PM | Comments: 0
  • Fangirls Unleashed: Yallwest 2015 (vlog)Alyssa Mendoza and Author Marie Lu

    Hey there fangirls and fanboys or any other YA enthusiasts! This is your friendly neighborhood fangirls, Addie and Alyssa, here to tell you about our experience at Yallwest!. For those of you that don't know, Yallwest is an annual YA book festival dedicated to empowering readers and celebrate the joy that is YA. It is the companion west coast festival for Yallfest, which is held Charleston, South Carolina. This was the first time that the festival was held in the west coast. It was full of book signings, panels, author meet ups and other geeky debauchery.
    Posted by: Alyssa Mendoza on Friday, April 17, 2015 - 2:15 PM | Comments: 4
  • Fresh Teen Reads for Springfresh teen reads for spring

    Have you run out of reading material?  Are you looking for a way to kill time over Spring Break?  Or maybe you just want to avoid studying for midterms?  Here are five titles from different genres that should help you shake those springtime doldrums. I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson
    Posted by: Amelia Vander Heide on Saturday, April 11, 2015 - 6:00 PM | Comments: 0