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General Teen News blog
April is National Poetry Month. All this month, the Teen Blog will feature young adult novels that mention specific poets or poems.
Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins
Mirror Mirror is released this Friday and features a new take on Snow White's tale. Snow White and the Huntsman starring Kristen Stewart is released this summer, and you can put a hold on the book adaptation now. The TV show Once Upon a Time also features the character of Snow White in a pivotal role.
Here are some young adult adaptations of this fairy tale:
Croak by Gina Damico
Young adult authors often find inspiration in classic literature. Three recent young adult novels explore the suspenseful tale of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde which was first explored in Robert Louis Stevenson's novel. The novel explains the strange case of how Dr. Jekyll's experiments led him to develop another side to his personality in the form of Mr. Hyde.
Today marks the official start of spring. Celebrate with one of these young adult novels.
Bright Young Things by Anna Godbersen
Are you a fan of The Hunger Games? Cannot wait until the movie comes out this Friday? Here are some other library materials for you.
Buried: A Goth Girl Mystery by Linda Joy Singleton
As I Wake by Elizabeth Scott
Not quite a true dystopian but an intriguing book for fans of The Hunger Games.
These sequels and series titles are now on order. Click on the book cover to be taken to the catalog record. Once there click on "Request It" to place your hold.