BOOKS! CRAFTS! SNACKS! Do you love to read & tell others about the fantastic books you've read? There are many different London Public Library teen & tween book discussion groups
Wishing everyone a very Happy Holiday from the Teen Annex!!
As we approach the end of another spectacular year of young adult books, be sure to take a look at what some teens have voted as the Best YA Books of 2011 and then head on in to a library near you to borrow anything you may have missed! Merry Reading everyone and Happy Holidays!
Love to Read, Write and Win? Enter the Teen Reads sixth annual Holiday Cheer Contest and win a Bundle of Holiday Reading and Fun OR why not enter The Canadian Children’s Book Centre Writing Contest for Kids & Teens in celebration of TD Canadian Children’s Book Week 2012. Finally, do you a have a story to tell? Enter the Girls with Grit Writing Contest! Click on the links for deadlines, details, rules and regulations. Good Luck!
Penguin Young Readers has a fantastic download section where you can download apps for your favourite series or scroll through the digital e-sampler and read excerpts from a variety of hot new titles. If you like what you see...
If you didn't think the library would have Graphic Novels well we do! Be sure to browse LPL’s fantastic collection where you'll find everything from Julius Caesar to Shonen Jump and discover just how exciting this genre can be! Then check out the Graphic Novel Reporter, a great resource for all things graphic novels!
Find information, tips and resources to help you make literacy a part of your family's everyday activities. This IS Literacy is an initiative of the Literacy Implementation Team of London's Child and Youth Network.
Looking for a little Romance? LPL has created an "Affairs of the Heart" page - just for teens - to make finding that "perfect read" so much easier. And if your romantic preference leans more to Angels and Vampires, try this fantastic book list "Best Paranormal Romance Books of all Time." Don't forget to add your own book recommendations to this list as well!
Check out LPL's spooktacular list of Horror Stories that will be sure to keep you up at night! Happy Halloteen!