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Teen Fiction Writing will meet on Saturday, April 5 from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., and April 19, from 1:00 to 3:00 p.m.  Kids who are interested in writing fiction, authors, and great books are welcome to attend. Casual, led by teens for teens. Bring drinks and refreshments as you would like. 

The Teen Advisory Group will meet on Saturday, April 12, from 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. for April/May/June planning. 

A first-time Writers' Open Mic for Amateur Writers for teens in seventh grade through adults may join us in the sharing of short writing pieces on Tuesday, April 22 from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Any genre is acceptable such as fiction short story, poetry, memoir vignettes, etc., and all writing will be celebrated. New and veteran writers alike are welcome to go up to the mic and share.  Special guest authors Kourtney Heintz and Renee Londner will be joining us.  Please call or email the Library for more information.
Teens and Parents are invited to share in the discussion of the book, Delirium by Lauren Oliver on Wednesday, April 30, from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m.  Teens ages 14 and older are invited to join lively discussion in preparation for an Author Skype Day with Lauren Oliver at Woodland Regional High School on June 10 after school. Please come to the library to pick up your copy of Delirium. The event is sponsored by the Teen Advisory Group and Teen Fiction Writing. Refreshments will be available. 
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Teen Links
LibraryThing.com
Create your own collection of books and catalog them while writing reviews and making book recommendations. Read about authors and engage in discussions.
TeenReads.com
A dynamic website for the hottest and newest books, book reviews, polls, books on the screen, videos, contests, and more.
ReadingTeen.net
Honest Book reviews by Andye, Kit, Austin, Abigaile, and Amy and
discussions about what to read and not to read. For parents too! Giveways, books for sale, and video trailers, and more.
Tor.com
Stories and comics published on Tor.com including reprints, originals, and excerpts plus forums, a gallery and more. Check out FierceReads!
Goodreads.com
Rate books and make recommendations, sharing your feedback with friends. Update your profile and add friends. Mark books that you want to read and keep a shelf of the books you have read.
Teen Nutmeg Book Award List
List the current and very popular Nutmeg Book Award Nominees, other resources, and past winners.
YALSA Best Books Lists
Current and previous annotated lists of The Best Books for Young Adults, proven or with potential to appeal to the young adult between the ages of 12 and 18.
YALSA Quick Picks
Designed for the Teen, between the ages of 12 and 118, who is generally a reluctant reader. High interest material in both fiction and nonfiction WITH ATOP TEN LIST!

 

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