Thursday, October 17, 2013

Teen Read Week October 13-19, 2013

Seek the Unknown @ your library

October 13-18 is Teen Read Week, a national celebration of reading sponsored by YALSA, The Young Adult Services Association of the American Library Association. this year's theme, "Seek the Unknown @ your library" challenges students to explore something new! visit your Taft Charter HS library research center and find something new for your reading, online or in print format!!

Each year, YALSA posts books nominated for the "Teens top Ten" by teens all over the United States. YOU are invited to vote for your favorites this week until October 19.

Click the the list of this year's nominees and vote for your three favorites. Here are the nominees for the year:
  1. Albin, Gennifer. Crewel.
  2. Banks, Anna. Of Poseidon.
  3. Cabot, Meg. Underworld.
  4. Cashore, Kristin. Bitterblue.
  5. Cole, Kresley. Poison Princess.
  6. Cooner, Donna. Skinny.
  7. Cross, Sarah. Kill Me softly.
  8. Damico, Gina. Croak.
  9. Fukuda, Andrew. The Hunt.
  10. Harstad, Johan. 172 Hours on the Moon.
  11. Hartman, Rachel. Seraphina.
  12. Hocking, Amanda. Wake.
  13. Hopkins, Ellen. Tilt.
  14. Kontis, Alethea. Enchanted.
  15. LaFevers, Robin. Grave Mercy.
  16. Lange, Erin Jade. Butter.
  17. Layborne, Emmy. Monument 14.
  18. Levithan, David. Every Day.
  19. Lowry, Lois. Son.
  20. Lyga, Barry. I Hunt Killers.
  21. McGarry, Katie. Pushing the Limits.
  22. Nielsen, Jennifer. The False Prince.
  23. Picoult, Jodi. Between the Lines.
  24. Rhodes, Morgan. Falling Kingdoms.
  25. Roth, Veronica. Insurgent.
  26. Speer, Scott. Immortal city.
  27. Stiefvater, Maggie. The Raven Boys.
  28. Wein, Elizabeth. Code Name Verity.

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