Come and check out these and some of the other new books and materials (or at least new to us) for Young Adults added to our library collection…
The Case Of The Peculiar Pink Fan by Nancy Springer
Evil Genius by Catherine Jinks
Bone: Tall Tales by Jeff Smith, with Tom Sniegoski
The Monster In Me by Mette Ivie Harrison
Marvel Age Spider-Man: Special Inauguration Day Edition! by Zeb Wells and illustrated by Todd Nauck
This book was published a few years ago by this little known author (heavy sarcrasm there), but we just got another copy and figured it’d be interesting to remind our patrons of another work of hers, outside the Twilight saga. I haven’t read the novel myself, but it’s got a very intriguing sounding sci fi plot, and is soon to be adapted into a film starring Saoirse Ronan and Diane Kruger.
The Color Of Fire by Ann Rinaldi
We Need To Talk About Kevin by Lionel Shriver
A complex novel about the aftermath of a school massacre, written from the perspective of the killer’s mother, who’s trying to understand why and come to terms with the crimes that her son has committed. It was adapted into a highly acclaimed film last year by director Lynne Ramsay and starring cinematic chameleon Tilda Swinton and John C. Reilly. Check out this interview with the author at Salon.
Can Diets By Harmful? edited by Christine Watkins
Escape: The Story Of The Great Houdini by Sid Fleischman
A Lifetime Of Secrets: A PostSecret Book by Frank Warren
Learn How To Speak Dance: A Guide To Creating, Performing, And Promoting Your Moves by Ann-Marie Williams with design and illustrations by Jeff Kulak
Elephant Talk: The Surprising Science Of Elephant Communication by Ann Downer
Conflict Resolution: The Win-Win Situation by Carolyn Casey
Sally Ride And The New Astronauts: Scientists In Space by Karen O’Connor
Making Costumes For School Plays by Joan Peters and Anna Sutcliffe
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Please note that books could be checked out between the time they end up on the blog and when you come to check them out. If you don’t see the items you’re looking for then please come up to the front desk and we’ll put your name on the reserve list for when the item returns.
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Previous New/Featured books for Adults:
And for Young Adults:
And for Kids/Juvenile Readers: