Category Archives: Diane S.

Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Green and David Levithan

admin    February 1, 2011

When I became a school librarian in 1985 I read every young adult book in my school library. It was easy. They were The Homecoming series by Cynthia Voigt, S. E. Hinton’s books, and all Judy Blume’s books. Now when I search our catalog for books in the young adult category, 6,067 titles come up. This explosion of publishing young… Read more »

New Non-Fiction Titles for Teens

admin    January 19, 2011

There are so many great young adult fiction titles and you can find lists of them on our blog and on the web. We also get some non-fiction books that you would enjoy. One recent addition to our collection is The Inheritance Almanac which describes the people, places, and things in Christopher Paolini’s books, Eragon, Eldest and Brisingr.  Are you… Read more »

Green Careers

admin    July 30, 2010

If you are in high school, you are probably already thinking about earning money. You probably also know that many industries pollute the environment, add to the global warming problem, and are not places you’d particularly like to work. Check out several books in the Library which will explain how you can have a career and not negatively impact the… Read more »