Tag: Teen Fiction

April Teen Book Discussion 4/14/10 @ 6:30pm

THE HUNGER GAMES:  hungergamesIn the ruins of a place once known as North America lies the nation of Panem, a shining Capitol surrounded by twelve outlying districts. The Capitol is harsh and cruel and keeps the districts in line by forcing them all to send one boy and one girl between the ages of twelve and eighteen to participate in the annual Hunger Games, a fight to the death on… Read more

March Big Read Book Discussion

mockingbirdIn honor of the BIG READ,  the the morning and evening discussion groups will meet in a combined effort and meet on Tuesday, March 23 at 6:30pm.  That particular discussion will be led by Jennifer Lee who is a UNH-M Professor Emeritus of English and Comparative Literature. She is a roaming humanist for book discussions, the Connections literacy program, and other humanities projects. She is senior editor at Inquiry, the… Read more

February Teen Book Discussion 2/10/10

jennaWho is Jenna Fox? Seventeen-year-old Jenna has been told that is her name. She has just awoken from a coma, they tell her, and she is still recovering from a terrible accident in which she was involved a year ago. But what happened before that? Jenna doesn?t remember her life. Or does she? And are the memories really hers?… Read more

February Tween Book Discussion 2/3/10

elsewhereWelcome to Elsewhere. It is warm, with a breeze, and the beaches are marvelous. It’s quiet and peaceful. You can’t get sick or any older. Curious to see new paintings by Picasso? Swing by one of Elsewhere’s museums. Need to talk to someone about your problems? Stop by Marilyn Monroe’s psychiatric practice. Elsewhere is where fifteen-year-old Liz Hall ends up, after she has died. It is a place so like… Read more

January Tween Book Discussion 2010

amazinggraceWednesday, January 6, 2010 (6:30-7:30pm) Middle School Age Gorgeous teen superstar Grace Kincaid has it all- an electric smile, million-dollar endorsement deals, and blond cover-girl looks. But what happens when America’s “It” girl doesn’t want “It” anymore? With the paparazzi stalking her every move, Grace quietly slips out of a TEEN PEOPLE photo shoot, ducks the press, and call s her mom from the boiler room of the fabled USTA… Read more

New YA Fiction

teenbooksClick here for a full list of new YA Fiction. If you would like to place a reserve for a book on the list, go to the jacket image of the book or the title beneath it and click the link.  This should take you to the place in the online catalog where you can place the item on ‘hold.’  Please call us if you have questions.… Read more

December Teen Book Discussion

We meet the SECOND Wednesday of every month in the staff room to discuss the book of the month from 6:30-7:30pm. All interested young people in grades 9-12 are welcome. Refreshments are served. Ask for a copy of the current book at the front desk.… Read more

Teen Book Discussion 6/13/12 @ 6:30pm (Grades 9-12)

Everyone has something, someone, somewhere else that they’d rather be. For four high-school seniors, their goals of perfection are just as different as the paths they take to get there. Cara’s parents’ unrealistic expectations have already sent her twin brother Conner spiraling toward suicide. For her, perfect means rejecting their ideals to take a chance on a new kind of love. Kendra covets the perfect face and body—no matter what… Read more