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, 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.
- Big Screen Reads: Teen Book Discussions
- Book Reviews for Teens by Teens
- College & Career Resources
- Fall Into Books! Teen Book Review Program
- New Books for Teens
- Teen Booklists!
- Volunteer Opportunities
This holiday season, enjoy this fantastic blend of mysteries, graphic novels, comics, science-fiction, thrillers, extraterrestrials, and more! […]read more...
Enjoy our selection of new teen books – just in time for November! […]read more...
Oh. My. Goodness. LOOK AT THESE BOOKS. Go on, look at ‘em. LOOK AT ALL NINETY-SIX BOOKS. For October we have an immense number of books being added to our graphic novel collection. Some of these were purchases, the entirety of Preacher and Dragon Ball Z were donations. We have the final concluding books […]read more...
Though summer isn’t technically over until Sunday, September 22, school is starting, the leaves will begin to turn colors, the nights are getting longer, and the days are getting a bit chillier. Here is a phenomenal selection of fifty-six books. […]read more...
These aren’t your ordinary back to school stories! Don’t forget we have another school-themed bibliography from 2011. Check out High School Survival (9/2011). Tanen, Sloane. Appetite for Detention. 2008. YA TAN Teen chicks Edgar, Marissa, Joey, Helen, and Andrew head off to face another year of high school dramas and dilemmas. You’re going to bust a […]read more...
This is the last our summer Common Core-related booklists! To end our summer, please enjoy these wonderful award-winning titles. A brief description of the award each book earned will be listed below. Bacigalupi, Paolo. Ship Breaker. 2010. 10th Grade. In a futuristic world, teenaged Nailer scavenges copper wiring from grounded oil tankers for a living, […]read more...