It’s that time of year, and we are all thinking about our 2010 bests. While I definitely have some favorites, I also have a few disappointments. I’m going to share my top three and my bottom three (in no particular order). Top Three: Will Grayson, Will Grayson by John Green and David Levithan Yes, TWO out of two librarians recommend this book. Why? Because… Read more »
Miss Amanda breaks down her favorite YA reads of 2010.
Staff pick by Miss Amanda, The Thirteenth Child by Patricia C. Wrede.
Set in 19th-century New York, Zink’s tense and haunting debut novel is narrated by 16-year-old Lia Milthorpe, left in the lurch by the recent death of her father under mysterious circumstances. Lia, who bears the mark of the Jorgumand (a snake devouring itself) on her wrist, soon learns that she and her twin sister, Alice, are fated to play crucial… Read more »
Can’t think of what to read next? We’ve got a ton of great booklists (everything from Steampunk to Prom) for you to look at online – just click any of the links – or to print out. Still not sure? Stop by the youth or adult desks….tell us what you are looking for (or what you want to avoid), and we’ll… Read more »