Category Archives: Books and Such

Between Us and the Moon

Sarah—Bean to her friends and family—is an aspiring astronomer and champion mathlete. She lives behind her beloved telescope, with her head in the stars and her feet planted firmly on the ground. For as long as she can remember, she’s … Continue reading

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Books to Movies: Summer 2015 Edition

 Three books to read before the movies come out this summer! Seventeen-year-old Greg has managed to become part of every social group at his Pittsburgh high school without having any friends, but his life changes when his mother forces him … Continue reading

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Read It? Watch It? The D.U.F.F.

READ OR WATCH Friends describe Bianca as smart, sassy, cynical, or loyal. Never pretty, but Bianca doesn’t mind. It really doesn’t bother her until Wesley nicknames her “the DUFF,” the “Designated Ugly Fat Friend.” That deserves a coke thrown in … Continue reading

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2015 Newberry Winner: The Crossover

The Crossover by Kwame Alexander Audiobook     Playaway     E-Book        

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Oldies But Goodies, E-Books

These love stories may not be the newest books around but they still are fun to read. Check out these e-books and enjoy!

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Anti-Romance!

Love is all you need… or is it? Penny’s about to find out in this wonderful debut. Penny is sick of boys and sick of dating. So she vows: no more. It’s a personal choice. . .and, of course, soon … Continue reading

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YASLA Anounced 2015′s List of Best Young Adult Fiction

The Young Adult Library Services Association (YASLA), has announced its 2015 list of Best Fiction for Young Adults. This year’s Top Ten list from it’s final selections (taken from YASLA website)…                   … Continue reading

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Books to make you better

January is nearly over. If you made any resolutions this new year, you may be slipping back into your old habits. Most people don’t make it to February with their resolutions. But the first of the year isn’t the only … Continue reading

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Colorado Blue Spruce Book Award

ABOUT THE BLUE SPRUCE AWARD (From their website) The Colorado Blue Spruce Young Adult Book Award recognizes the most popular books among middle and high school students in the State of Colorado. Teens nominate their favorite titles and select the … Continue reading

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It’s Warm and Sunny Somewhere

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