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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
Do you enjoy reading novels about different cultures? With these novels, you can learn about different ways of life without leaving your living room.
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.
Irish mystery writer Tana French garnered uncommonly good reviews and widespread critical praise with her debut, and has continued to impress critics and popular readers with each new book about the fictitious Dublin Murder Squad. In her finely-plotted police procedurals, mysteries don't always get solved, criminals don't always get punished, and the guy doesn't always win the girl.
See the 2011, PG-13 rated, comedy movie starring Ben Stiller, Eddie Murphy and Alan Alda on Saturday, March 24 at 2 P.M.
After the workers at a luxury Central Park condominium discover the penthouse billionaire has stolen their retirement, they plot the ultimate revenge: a heist to reclaim what he took from them. Walk-Ins are welcome! Image source: google.com -MA
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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.