Book Lists

Twinkle, Twinkle…Great Big Stars

Hollywood’s biggest stars will breathe film life into a few of our favorite books next year. Check out the roster so far (and click on any title to order the books from your local library branch): Calling Team Jacob! Taylor Lautner will play Finn, a 17-year-old who lives in the savage, futuristic prison world of Catherine Fisher’s Incarceron. The question … Continue reading

Reviews

Nightshade: A Dark, Sexy Werewolf Saga

Nightshade by Andrea Cremer brings fantasy lovers a new take on the werewolf myth…one that’s dark, gripping, and ultra sexy. Meet Calla, the alpha of her pack. She’s supremely tough, incredibly gorgeous — and already assigned to marry Ren, the alpha male of another pack. This doesn’t thrill Calla, who’s way too proud to bow down to any guy. Sure, Ren is gorgeous and all the girls … Continue reading

Informational

Release Your Inner Wordsmith…

Got imaginary worlds and awesome characters bouncing around your brain? Ever written them down? If so, check out a cool new Web site for teens, Figment.com. It’s a place to post your own fiction writing and to read what others have written. Lots of it is amazing. You can rank the stories by whether chapters make you cry, shiver, blush, laugh, or whatever. … Continue reading