Winter Vacation Reading Selections

Winter vacation is the perfect time to curl up with a good book. Here are some new arrivals in the Three Rivers Library Teen area. Star Cursed by Jessica Spotswood (Book Two of the Cahill Witch Chronicles) In Book One, Cate was just learning of her powers and the need for them in a world where […]

Stop by the Library for some Great New Teen Reads!

Asylum by Madeleine Roux Dan Crawford and his new friends at New Hampshire College Prep discover that their dorm housing is located in a former mental institution with a personality – and horrific secrets – all its own. Clariel by Garth Nix This fourth book of the Old Kingdom series is actually a prequel and […]

New Classic Graphics and More in YA

The Metamorphosis by Franz Kafka: a graphic novel adapted by Peter Kuper Called a perfect melding of graphic art with the German surrealism of Kafka’s original story, this classic graphic both preserves and illustrates the original text. Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury: a graphic novel adapted by Tim Hamilton Authorized by Bradbury himself, this classic […]

And Even More New YA Books for your Reading Pleasure….

The Kiss of Deception by Mary E. Pearson Lia is the key to an alliance with a neighboring kingdom and, just as her preordained path is to result in marriage, she escapes and believes she has found the peace she seeks in a small village that doesn’t expect her to be a princess or to […]

New Books, New Location

Come on in and see our new shelves for new books. Easier to find, lots more space. And great new titles coming in all the time! The Beasts of Upton Puddle by Simon West-Bulford A menagerie of weird animal creatures on the good side, vicious dragons trying to take over the world and, in the […]

Shelves are bursting – check out these new titles…

Coaltown Jesus by Ron Koertge – Written in verse, this treatment of a teen’s grief when his brother dies has no pretensions of  finding an easy way through deep or uncomfortable emotions. And despite the title, Walker’s own humanity is what draws us to him and allows us to be satisfied with more questions than […]

Teen Book Club: The Perks of Being a Wallflower

TEEN BOOK CLUB: The book choice for Teen Book Club this month is The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky. This is a story about what it’s like to travel that strange course through the uncharted territory of high school. Join us as we read the novel, watch the new film version of […]

Free Teen Book Finder App!

Teen lit fans, library staff, educators, parents and teen readers with Apple devices can now visit the Apple App Store and download the free Teen Book Finder, the first app created by the Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), a division of the American Library Association. The free app, which highlights books and media from YALSA’s […]