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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..

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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2014 Morris Award Nominees

YALSA’s William C. Morris YA Debut Award honors a book published by a first-time author writing for teens, celebrating impressive new voices in young adult literature. This year’s nominees include:

 

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Like, Try, Why #14: Contemporary Romance

Are you in thee mood for a swoon-worthy romance? The Lawrence Public Library Teen Zone staff can help you find your next favorite book. Read More..