Teen Reader Blog

  • Mysteries & Munchies

    Yesterday patrons in grades 4-8 learned about mystery titles from our juvenile and young adult fiction collections at the Mysteries & Munchies program.

    Here are a few titles from the young adult collection that were book talked at this program:

  • Spotlight on Sirens

    Move over mermaids, sirens are taking over young adult literature. Here are a few recent titles:

  • Zombies: The Good, The Bad, and The Not So Ugly

    If you are a fan of The Walking Dead, you might view zombies as brain eating monsters. In some recent young adult fiction, zombies have been portrayed as very good looking undead. Whatever type of zombie you prefer, there is a recent young adult novel for you.

  • Revisiting Young Adult Favorites - The Runner-Ups

    For the past several weeks, the Young Adult Librarian has looked back at her favorite books from 2010. Here are the runner-ups:

    The Duff by Kody Keplinger

    The Duff by Kody Keplinger

  • Teens' Top Ten - Glenside vs. the Nation

    The Teens' Top Tens results were announced earlier today.  After school, 33 teens voted for their favorites at the library. There was a five way tie for sixth place at Glenside as the five books got the exact same number of votes. Here are how the results compare between Glenside and the national votes: