The Water Wars by Cameron Stracher In a world where water has become a precious resource, Vera and her brother befriend a boy who seems to have unlimited access to water and who suspiciously disappears, prompting a dangerous search challenged by pirates, a paramilitary group, and corporations.
May 20th, 2011
May 18th, 2011 · Comments Off · Books
Okay for Now by Gary D. Schmidt As a 14-year-old who just moved to a new town, with no friends, an abusive father, and a louse for an older brother, Doug Swieteck has all the stats stacked against him until he finds an ally in Lil Spicer–a fiery young lady. Together, they find a safe [...]
May 13th, 2011 · Comments Off · Books
What Happened to Goodbye by Sarah Dessen Following her parents’ bitter divorce as she and her father move from town to town, 17-year-old Mclean reinvents herself at each school she attends until she is no longer sure she knows who she is or where she belongs.
May 12th, 2011 · Comments Off · Books
Bitter End by Jennifer Brown When 17-year-old Alex starts dating Cole, a new boy at her high school, her two closest friends increasingly mistrust him as the relationship grows more serious.
“Summer Reading at New York State Libraries” is proud to announce the “You Are Here” CSLP Teen Video Challenge 2011 New York State winner, 1 of 20 Collaborative Summer Library Program winners. “You Are Here – NY – Director8” Teen Video Challenge Winners!