Lawrenceburg Public Library District Teen Zone

A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

Head on over to Goodreads before August 15th to enter for a chance to win a new edition of A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness.

http://www.goodreads.com/giveaway/show/56091-a-monster-calls-inspired-by-an-idea-from-siobhan-dowd

 

A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness

 

Posted 12 months ago at 2:53 pm.

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Unofficial Hunger Games Survival Skills

Unofficial Hunger Games Survival Skills

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Event Type: Presentation
Age Group(s): Young_Adults, Adult Services
Date: 7/17/2013
Start Time: 3:00 PM
End Time: 5:00 PM

Library: Lawrenceburg Public Library    Google map to the Lawrenceburg Public Library District
Location: Ewbank Meeting Room 1 and 2 with Kitchen
Registration Ends: 7/17/2013 at 5:00 PM
Contact: Youth Services
Presenter: Outside Presenter
Status: We’re sorry. This event is currently full.


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Posted 1 year ago at 6:34 pm.

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Beneath the Surface

 

Beneath the Surface Teen Programs at the Lawrenceburg Public Library District

Summer is here and we have many great programs for you at the Lawrenceburg Public Library District. This week we discussed The Perks of Being A Wallflower, and will be having Anime Club on Wednesday June 19th at 4:00 at the Lawrenceburg Main Library. The first week of July brings Archaeologist Jill Mascari, and Chess club. Also a reminder that it isn’t too late to sign up for the reading club and earn some great prizes!

Posted 1 year, 1 month ago at 5:58 pm.

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The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken

 

The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken (released Dec. 18, 2012)

This book had me intriqued from the beginning. Ten year old Ruby has changed, and it caused her parents to call the police and send her to a goverment rehab “camp” (more like a concentration camp).  As it turns out something has happened to all the children in the world, but more have been affected in the US than other countries. If it doesn’t kill the child, they emerge with new mental abilities, some rather benign others frighteningly powerful. When they reach the camps they are sorted by abilities and Ruby quickly learns that not everything is as it seems. The guards are not afraid to use lethal force to keep the kids in check. The story moves along at a nice pace, and I found interesting that parents allowed their children to be removed with no further contact? It was understandable in the case of Ruby since they no longer remember her…..

Posted 1 year, 3 months ago at 7:32 pm.

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Check In & Win- Teen Tech Week 2013

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Werewolves Vs. Vampires 11/9/12

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Breaking Dawn Part II

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Yesterday by C.K. Kelly Martin

Yesterday by C.K. Kelly Martin (released Sept. 25, 2012)

Ahhhhh, time travel, the coming apocalypse, a love story, mystery, intrigue…I LOVED THIS BOOK! Is it 2063 or 1985? Missing memories and headaches, plague Freya as she tries to cope with the death of her father, and newly relocated half way across the planet.  A  strangely detached sister just adds to the mystery.  That is, until she sees Garren on the street and knows him even though he insists they’ve never met. As Freya and Garren get closer, they only discover more questions, and very quickly are catapulted into a life on the run, where powerful forces are trying to keep them from the answers they so desparetly seek.  This book takes so many turns and twists you will not be able to predict shere the story is going next. Hang on, it’s a crazy ride, and I loved every minute of it!

Posted 1 year, 9 months ago at 4:54 pm.

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Teen Read Week Tweet-a-thon #TRW12

We’re having a Tweet-a-thon! In honor of Teen Read week, let’s get tweeting! What’s on your YA reading list right now? On Wednesday, October 17th, people of all ages are being asked to tweet your YA reading lists, recommendations, quotes from your favorite YA book, thoughts and ideas with the hashtag #TRW12. YALSA be following and re-tweeting their favorites.  We want to hear from everyone including teens, librarians, library workers, educators, authors, editors and more!  Let’s see if we can get #TRW12 trending tomorrow!

Posted 1 year, 9 months ago at 4:30 pm.

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Hunger Games Movie

 We’re showing the Hunger Games, Tuesday October 17th in the newly re-decorated Teen Room, at the North Dearborn Branch Library. Movie will start at 2:00, bring your pillows and blankets, and spend the afternoon with Katniss! Teens and Adults only please.

Posted 1 year, 9 months ago at 2:47 pm.

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