The Teen Services Department seeks to foster a love and appreciation of reading, learning and good citizenship through volunteerism for residents in grades 6-12. We offer the best in teen literature and non-fiction, practical and diverse programs and volunteer opportunities.
Our main print and non-print materials include; fiction and non-fiction literature, graphic novels, audio books and Playaways, college guidebooks, and test preparation materials. Through our online resources we also seek to instill in teens the skills necessary to perform timely and effective research for academic success.
Check out our newest online resource!
- Book Reviews for Teens by Teens
- College & Career Resources
- New Books for Teens
- Start the Conversation
- Teen Booklists!
- Teen Fiction Book Reviews for Community Service
- Volunteer Opportunities
Vote for your favorites, starting August 15th, here! The Teens’ Top Ten books will be announced the last week of October. Clicking on the cover will bring you to the title in the catalog – books are available in a variety of format, including Playaways, eBooks, and more! Alsaid, Adi. Let’s Get Lost. 2014. 338p. […]read more...
Want to earn some community service before the end of the school year? Don’t forget, our Teen Book Review program goes until MAY 31st – all of the books on this list are eligible! You can submit a review online here. […]read more...
Come to our book discussion on Thursday, May 21st at 7pm! Fallen by Lauren Kate There’s something achingly familiar about Daniel Grigori. Mysterious and aloof, he captures Luce Price’s attention from the moment she sees him on her first day at the Sword & Cross boarding school in sultry Savannah, Georgia. He’s the one bright […]read more...
Sometimes, you just need a book with a happy ending. Or a love story (romantic love, friend love, etc). Here are some top picks. Click on the cover to see if we have a copy, or to see if the book is available in e-book form. Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Allberetti […]read more...
April showers bring … more books. So many books. Go read a book!read more...
Come to our book discussion on Friday, April 17th at 3pm! Delirium by Lauren Oliver In an alternate United States, love has been declared a dangerous disease, and the government forces everyone who reaches eighteen to have a procedure called the Cure. Living with her aunt, uncle, and cousins in Portland, Maine, Lena Haloway is […]read more...