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ACT Practice Test

The ACT test is an important test for college bound students, as it is used to determine college admissions. On Saturday, March 29 at 9:30 am Kaplan Test Prep will be offering a free practice exam.

Where: Bishop Seabury Academy

When: March 29, 9:30am-1:00pm

Registration is limited and spaces fill up quickly, so please call the library at 785-843-3833 to reserve your spot.

Don’t forget to bring a pencil and calculator!
ACT Results and Strategies will be at the Library April 9, 7pm.

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Divergent Faction Reading List: Candor

We’re getting excited for our Divergent Movie Release Party during Spring Break (!!!) so we made reading lists for members of each faction. Bonus: if you’re divergent, and fit into more than one faction, you have even more books to discover! This list features books for Candor, the truthful.

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Divergent Faction Reading List: Erudite

We’re getting excited for our Divergent Movie Release Party during Spring Break (!!!) so we made reading lists for members of each faction. Bonus: if you’re divergent, and fit into more than one faction, you have even more books to discover! This list if for Erudite, the intelligent.  Read More..

Divergent Faction Reading List: Dauntless

We’re getting excited for our Divergent Movie Release Party during Spring Break (!!!) so we made reading lists for members of each faction. Bonus: if you’re divergent, and fit into more than one faction, you have even more books to discover! This list is for Dauntless, the brave. Read More..

Divergent Faction Reading List: Amity

We’re getting excited for our Divergent Movie Release Party during Spring Break (!!!) so we made reading lists for members of each faction. Bonus: if you’re divergent, and fit into more than one faction, you have even more books to discover! This list features books for Amity, the peaceful. Read More..

Teen T-shirt Design Contest

Teens, we want you to design the Teen Summer Reading Program T-shirt! The winning shirt will be one of the prizes given to every teen who completes our Summer Reading program. That means your T-shirt could be worn by more than 500 Lawrence Teens!
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Divergent Faction Reading List: Abnegation

We’re getting excited for our Divergent Movie Release Party during Spring Break (!!!) so we made reading lists for members of each faction. Bonus: if you’re divergent, and fit into more than one faction, you have even more books to discover! First up, Abnegation. These books feature situations where characters act selflessly.

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Around the World Through YA Literature: YA Novels Set in Paris

Travelling around the world is as easy as checking out a book! We’ll be featuring young adult novels set in different parts of the globe, and this month we’re visiting Paris, France, the City of Lights.

 

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February YA New Releases

The groundhog apparently didn’t see his shadow this year, but the weather hasn’t taken the hint.  It looks like we’re still due for some snow and cold weather, at least for February. Luckily there are lots of new books hitting the Teen Zone shelves! Check out what’s coming out this month.

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Around the World Through YA Literature: YA Novels Set in Japan

Travelling around the world is as easy as checking out a book! We’ll be featuring young adult novels set in different parts of the globe. Today we’re sharing books set in Japan, a nation made of over 6,000 islands.

 

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