Teens @ Tongue River Branch Library
The TURTLE Book Club:
Tween U topian Reader Textual L iterary Extraordinaire
Tongue River Branch Library
Book Discussion Group for Elementary and Middle School Students
In this Literature/Book Discussion Club, members read titles and share stories about subjects they love. A new subject/theme is chosen at each meeting by the whole group, with members “Book Talking” their title to the group at the next meeting. Book discussion dates to be announced.
Do you Like Comics and Graphic Novels?
Don’t forget to check out the Graphic Novel Collection @ the Tongue River Branch Library!
For the 2014-2015 school year, the Teen Book Club will read some great titles! Books included,The Fault in Our Stars, If I stay, Where She Went, Between Shades of Gray, The Giver, and A Wrinkle in Time.
If interested in joining Teen Book Club, contact Brenda Nixon @ Tongue River High School, or the Librarians @ Tongue River Branch Library.
Social Networking and Literature:
- Goodreads – a website for finding that book to tell your friends about.
- Create a personal favorites lists
- Browse for book by subject or genre lists
- WIN books
- Follow popular authors
- keep track and rate what you have read
- Find GREAT new titles & recommendations
- Link your Goodreads account to other Social Networking sites, like Facebook!
- Get started now Click on the Link: Goodreads
- Epic Reads, an awesome social media/Lit website set up for Teens
- Want to find something fantastic
- Something new to read-based on what you have read before
- This is the site to go to
- There are also fun polls and quizzes
- Click on the following link: Epic Reads
Every year, Wyoming students, librarians and teachers vote on their favorite YA/Teen titles.
These are the nominees and winners:
|Soaring Eagle Nominees for 2014-2015|
|Between Shades of Gray, by Ruta Sepetys|
|Counting by 7’s, by Holly Goldberg Sloan
|The Darkest Path, by Jeff Hirsch
|The Fault in our Stars, by John Green
|Forgotten, by Cat Patrick
|I Am Malala, by Yousafzai Malala
|Insignia, by S.J. Kincaid
|Royal Ranger, by Jon Flanagan
|The Running Dream, by Wendelin Van Draanen
| The Selection, by Keira Cass
|Thirteen Days to Midnight, by Patrick Carman|
|This is What Happy Looks Like, by Jennifer Smith
|Unwholly, by Neal Shusterman|
|Zom-B, by Darren Shan|