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Continue reading Calling all book-lovin’ teens…
It was a profound year for the written word – and yet many incredible books remain unsung. Here are ten books from 2016 that deserve your time and attention.
Thanks to the folks at Signature: Making Well-Read Sense of the World, for their often intriguing and challenging book recommendations.
Harry Potter is the book that gets millions of kids reading. I mean really reading … devouring words with a passion and obsessing over characters who feel closer than friends. That kind of reading.
These ten highly recommended, highly addicting, can’t-put-‘em-down stories of adventure and fantasy will lift you out of the post-Harry Potter doldrums. Thanks to our friends at Brightly, for their kind reading advice! – submitted by Ellen, a Harry Potter fan
2016 may just be the year that the acceptance of graphic novels skyrocketed, with an explosion of new titles and new series installments. It’s official–graphic novels are fun to read, highly creative, and a great way to support literacy, foster a love of books, and expand your horizons! Read on for age-specific lists of 2016 graphic novels.
Continue reading Don’t-Miss List: Great Graphic Novels of 2016
We asked staff to throw out some titles of 2016 books that made on impact on them this year. Running the gamut from heartfelt to eye-opening, provocative to sentimental, and pulse-racing to lyrical, head to the catalog to learn more about these titles and reserve your copy today!