Teen Books Archive

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One Size Does NOT Fit All

I have been told by numerous people to read The Book Thief, by Markus Zusak. “It’s so incredible,” they’d tell me. “You’ll just love it!” I didn’t love it. And that’s ok. Maybe this book just isn’t for me.  Maybe I’m not in the right mood for it.  Maybe the style in

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My Surprise Find

A few days ago, a patron brought back an audiobook, saying that it was skipping.  How frustrating to get halfway through a book, then miss a part because all you hear is eh—so—we—then—!  It’s like listening to the edited version of rap. Still, I ended up benefiting from this disaster.  After cleaning the

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Books are Boring

Okay, before you get really upset with me, let me say this: these are definitely NOT my own words.  I actually overheard this particular phrase from a few teenagers I came across recently.  Obviously I do not agree.  But, to be honest, I felt the exact same way at their age.  All