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Books into Movies

Here are a few teen books that are being made into movies.

Fault in Our Stars by John Green. Check out a recent interview with him here.

On August 7, Percy Jackson and the Sea of Monsters which is the second book in the Percy Jackson and the Olympians series. See the trailer

August 21 is the opening of the Mortal Instruments: City of Bones adapted from the series by Cassandra Clare.

Then there’s the adaptation of Divergent by Veronica Roth that won’t be out until March 2014.

Hey, don’t forget to check out the books!

 

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August 7, 2013 at 3:21 am

Don’t forget your Summer Reading!

Have you finished your summer reading yet? 

Can’t find your school list? Click here for 2013 Summer Reading Lists.

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August 2, 2013 at 8:16 pm

Today in History…

Have you used Google today? Did you see the Google doodle celebrating Maria Mitchell’s 195th birthday?

Who is this woman?

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She is considered to be the first professional female astronomer in the U.S. Maria Mitchell discovered a comet in October of 1847 that was named after her, “Miss Mitchell’s Comet. In 1865 she became a teacher at Vassar College.

Click here for more information about this remarkable person.

August 1, 2013 at 4:45 pm

Deadline March 22 for Summer of Opportunity

The deadline for the Summer of Opportunity is March 22, 2013.

Sign up before it’s too late!

Click here for the application

March 19, 2013 at 8:02 pm

New Books to our collection

Check out some of our new books:

Homeland by Cory Doctorow

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When Marcus, once called M1k3y, receives a thumbdrive containing evidence of corporate and governmental treachery, his job, fame, family, and well-being, as well as his reform-minded employer’s election campaign, are all endangered.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Black Ice by Andrew Lane

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A teenaged Sherlock Holmes faces danger in a train station for the dead, a museum of curiousities, and downtown Moscow as he helps his brother, Mycroft, who has been framed for murder.

February 20, 2013 at 9:47 pm

Happy Valentine’s Day!

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February 14, 2013 at 6:52 pm

Leaves do fall….

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October 16, 2012 at 5:25 pm

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