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Pack your bags, grab some snacks, create your playlists – we’re going on a road trip (I call shotgun)!

Pack your bags, grab some snacks, create your playlists – we’re going on a road trip (I call shotgun)!

Tired of being cooped up this winter? Get ready to go on an adventure with these great books about hitting the open road (or sky, or sea). Continue reading

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See the Movie, Read the Book

See the Movie, Read the Book

There are a slew of  recently released and upcoming films that have been adapted from books. Which ones have you enjoyed or have planned to read and/or watch? Main Floor Fiction Les Miserables by Victor Hugo Jacket Notes: Victor Hugo’s tale of injustice, heroism and love follows the fortunes of Jean Valjean, an escaped convict … Continue reading

So, there’s a little movie called The Hobbit being released next month. You might have heard of it . . .

So, there’s a little movie called The Hobbit being released next month. You might have heard of it . . .

Who are we kidding? If you’re reading this, you’re probably as ridiculously excited for this film as I am. In fact, you’re probably planning on rereading your dog-eared copy of The Hobbit and maybe even making your way through The Lord of the Rings trilogy and The Silmarillion if you have the time before December 14th rolls around. But what happens when you still have a craving for Tolkien and have run out of books that he has written?

That’s where we come in. Continue reading

National Novel Writing Month, AKA NaNoWriMo

National Novel Writing Month, AKA NaNoWriMo

Ever considered writing a novel? November is National Novel Writing Month and may be just what you need to kick-start that ambition. The goal: to write at least 50,000 words in 30 days. Feeling a bit overwhelmed already? Don’t stress out — we have plenty of books and other resources that can help you along the way. Continue reading

Teens’ Top Ten 2012

Teens’ Top Ten 2012

Check out the Teens’ Top Ten for 2012, a list of books from the previous year that are nominated and selected by teens like you across the country.

Which are your favorites? Do you agree with the selections or would you have chosen other books? Continue reading

Books that Rock

Books that Rock

Do you enjoy music? Do you want to read about characters who love it, too? Whether you prefer classical, folk, heavy metal, or indie rock is more your style, we have something on this list for everyone. Continue reading

Reading World Tour

Reading World Tour

Want to travel, but short on funds? No problem! Grab these suggested books, find a comfy spot to read, and be transported all over the world without spending a dime. North America Canada: Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake United States: California: The Sky is Everywhere by Jandy Nelson Illinois: Divergent and Insurgent by Veronica Roth Indiana:The Fault in Our Stars by … Continue reading