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Blogs: Teens

YA Friday: Modern Classic Romance

These classic young adult romances have lost none of their power to sweep readers off their feet.

Megan Maloy
02/14/2020 - 9:00 AM

SJ Engage: 2020 U.S. Census

The decennial U.S. census is the population count that is Constitutionally required to occur every ten years. The information obtained is the basis for reapportionment and redistricting in Congress.

TeenHQ
02/12/2020 - 9:00 AM

YA Friday: Tropes Spring Eternal - The Groundhog Day

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

Megan Maloy
02/07/2020 - 9:00 AM

Small Town Romance TBR

This Valentine's Day season I've compiled a list of Small Town Romance recommendations guaranteed to make your heart flutter.

Penelope Gomez
02/03/2020 - 8:00 AM

YA Friday: January 2020 Monthly Wrap-Up

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

Megan Maloy
01/31/2020 - 9:00 AM

January: 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.

Penelope Gomez
01/27/2020 - 9:00 AM

YA Friday: The Mock Printz "Prince" Awards 2020

This past year, several SJPL staff members gathered bimonthly to discuss notable young adult books published in 2019 and participate in a mock selection committee. Here are our winners.

Megan Maloy
01/24/2020 - 9:00 AM

YA Friday: Bay Area Reads

Check out these YA books that take place in the San Francisco Bay Area.

Leizel Case
01/17/2020 - 9:00 AM

Fangirls Unleashed: 30 Year-Old Favorites

From everyone's favorite wizard to the rare gargoyles, these young adult favorites have proven to stand the test of time.

Alyssa Mendoza
01/06/2020 - 12:00 PM

YA Friday: Tropes Spring Eternal - The Secret Royal

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

Megan Maloy
01/03/2020 - 9:00 AM

Best YA Books I Read in 2019

This year I wanted to compile a list of the Top Young Adult books I've read throughout the year 2019.

Penelope Gomez
12/30/2019 - 9:00 AM

YA Friday: December 2019 Monthly Wrap-Up

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

Megan Maloy
12/27/2019 - 9:00 AM