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This is the section where we hard working teen librarians tell you what we liked and why you might like it. Check out what's new and what might be new to you.
 

Paranormalcy by Kiersten White

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Book Summary: "Sixteen-year-old Evie's job is bagging and tagging paranormals. Possessing the strange ability to see through their glamours, she works for the International Paranormal Containment Agency. But when someone—or something—starts taking out the vamps, werewolves, and other odd beasties she's worked hard to help become productive members of society, she's got to figure it out before they all disappear and the world becomes utterly normal. Normal is so overrated." 

Tweens and Teens!

Tweens and Teens!  Have you been looking for a chance to talk about a great book you just read?  Well, come to Schusterman-Benson Library and fill out a book review and get entered into a drawing for some really cool stuff!  We will have our first drawing November 15th so come on in!  For ages 10-18!  It's more than cool to talk about books, check out other Tweens and Teens talking about books!   http://www.genrefluent.com/teentalk.htm

Delirium by Lauren Oliver

DeliriumThe premise of Delirium intrigued me from the beginning.  The idea of love and other emotions as part of a mental illness or human weakness had been well played out in classic dystopian literature and film, but I was interested in Oliver's take on the subject. It proved to be worth my time.

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