Books

Vote Now for the Georgia Peach Book Award – Teens Read & Rate!

The Georgia Peach Book Award works to promote reading and literacy skills in teens. Each year, a committee of school and public librarians reads widely to choose a list of 20 nominated titles. Then, young adults choose books from among that list to read and rate. The books that earn the highest number of readers […]

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Getting on the Road

If you are fourteen or older, one of the things to look forward to is getting your driver’s permit or license. The Library has a few resources to help you succeed in getting on the road. The newest resource includes Driving Tests, with eleven different tests to help you prepare for the Georgia Drivers Permit. Driving […]

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Teen Book Swap at Decatur Library

Bring a friend. Bring a book. Come. Attend. Forget your Nook. Bring up to three teen books in good condition to the book swap. For each book you bring, you will get one ticket for a raffle, and you will be able to swap books equal to the number you bring. All teens are invited […]

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Books, Books and More Books

The Teen Advisory Board is sponsoring a teen book sale this Saturday, October 18, 2014 from 11:00 a.m. until 4:00 p.m. in the Decatur Library‘s meeting room. There are hundreds of titles to select from and all titles are just one dollar! The proceeds for this sale will benefit future teen programs here at the […]

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New Young Adult Fiction

Below are some of the new Young Adult books we have received over the last month.   All the Truth That’s In Me by Julie Berry “Judith can’t speak. But when her close-knit community of Roswell Station is attacked by enemies, Judith is forced to choose: continue to live in silence, or recover her voice”–Provided by […]

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New Young Adult Fiction

Below are some of the new Young Adult books we have received over the last month.   The Boyfriend App by Katie Sise The Girl Who Was Supposed to Die by April Henry Night Terrors by Sean Rodman Second Impact by Perri Klauss Ship Out of Luck by Neal Shusterman Star Cursed by Jessica Spotswood Starstruck by Rachel Shukert

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Mortal Instruments

http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=vGFk2qpOxqU The movie is here and there is long list to read the book, what is a fan to do? You might try one of the books below that might fill that need for Mortal Instruments. Kill Me Softly by Sarah Cross When sixteen-year-old Mira runs away to discover her secret past, she finds a place […]

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I’ve Read Hunger Games, Now What?

  So you have read the Hunger Games series and are now looking for a similar read. A group of folks have gotten together to come up with what they think are the best Dystopian reads. Listed below is their list in no particular order of importance. What do you think, are these the best […]

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