A Monster Calls
There are a lot of scary things this time of year. But nothing is scarier than a loved one having a life threatening illness.
On Basilisk Station: Pulse-Pounding Sci-Fi Adventure
On Basilisk Station offers adventure and pulse-pounding action as well as stellar character development and a rich universe.
Nonfiction That Shows You What It Means
Informative books. Now with pictures!
Magical Realism: See What the Buzz is About
If you want to bend your reality in a beautiful way, check out Bone Gap and Hour of the Bees.
Battle of the Books 2017: 7th & 8th Grade Booklist
Check out the 7th and 8th Grade Battle of the Books Booklist!
Battle of the Books 2017: 6th Grade Booklist
Check out the 6th Grade Battle of the Books Booklist!
Battle of the Books 2017: 9th – 12th Booklist
Check out the 9th-12th Grade Battle of the Books Booklist!
Celebrate Teen Read Week October 9-15, 2016
“Read for the fun of it” with these great middle school recommendations from Carnegie Library of Pittsburgh Teen Specialists!
Einstein: His Life and Universe by Walter Isaacson
Excerpt: A phenomenal biography of one man’s struggle to lead a life well-lived during a period that presented deep intellectual and moral challenges.
Fantasy Series with Strong Female Leads
Go on a fantastical adventure—an adventure with excitement, pulse-pounding romance, complex world-building, and the chance to reach greatness with exceptional heroines.