Hello fellow bookworms!Have you ever read a book that was AMAZING, but the cover was not so amazing? Well, I have, and it drives me a little insane when good books have covers that don’t reflect how great they are! So if you relate to this bookworm problem, then this is your chance to redesign your least favorite or favorite book covers with the book cover you think it should have!
Continue reading Redesign a Book Cover Contest for Teens September 1-30th
Here are some new books that our teens are excited to read!
By Your Side by Kasie West * Daughter of the Pirate King by Tricia Levenseller * Don’t Touch by Rachel Wilson * Asking for It by Louise O’Neill * Children of Eden by Joey Graceffa * Denton Little’s Still Not Dead by Lance Rubin * The Edge of Everything by Jeff Giles * History Is All You Left Me by Adam Silvera * We Are Okay by Nina LaCour * A Tragic Kind of Wonderful by Eric Lindstrom * Alex and Eliza: A Love Story by Melissa de La Cruz * Alex, Approximately by Jenn Bennett * Beck by Mal Peet * Who Killed Christopher Goodman?: Based on a True Crime by Allan Wolf
This Month’s Reviews
Continue reading Teens Recommend…TCC Book Selections
…Resistance is futile.
move & roll on to this poem
do not resist this poem
this poem has your eyes
this poem has his head
this poem has his arms
this poem has his fingers
this poem has his fingertips
-Excerpt from “Beware: Do Not Read This Poem,” by Ishmael Reed
Whether you are a poet and ya know it, or have nightmares of analyzing poetry in high school, it may be time to approach the subject anew: you may just be surprised at what speaks to something within. Here are some ways to dip your toe back into that poetry pool….
Continue reading Feed our Brain and Soul: April is National Poetry Month
SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens 13+, and adults love it too! The 2016 season continues through August 17, so there’s still time to download a few more free titles.
SYNC 2016 gives away two paired audiobook downloads a week – free! Go to SYNC and just download the title to your device- tablet, phone or computer, and enjoy your books!
Whaaat? FREE teen audiobooks? Yup-check it out!
SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens 13+
Download two paired audiobook each week through August 17!
This Week: A New Lease on Life
Words in the Dust by Trent Reedy
The Boy Born Dead by David Ring
Personal stories to inspire us as we face our own challenges in life.
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