Category Archives: Readers Advisory

Mackenzi Lee Instagram Q&A

My goodness, it has been awhile! Welcome to 2019, dear readers! To start us off in the new year, I thought I would introduce you to one of our new part-time reference assistants, Chelsea! Chelsea has, of course, been recently … Continue reading

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Lindsay’s 2014 Favorites

Splintered   By: A.G. Howard A descendant of the inspiration for Alice’s Adventures in Wonderland, sixteen-year-old Alyssa Gardner fears she is mentally ill like her mother until she finds that Wonderland is real and, if she passes a series of tests … Continue reading

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Audrey’s Top 5 of 2014

The Port Chicago 50: Disaster, Mutiny , and the Fight for Civil Rights  by Steve Sheinkin On July 17, 1944, a massive explosion rocked the segregated Navy base at Port Chicago, California, killing more than 300 sailors who were at the docks, … Continue reading

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Coming Soon: The Best of 2014 YA from the SPLteenmachine!

2014 is over and done with, leaving a lot to reflect upon. What were the books you read this year that made an impact on you? We, the staff here at SPL have compiled our own “Best of” lists which will … Continue reading

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Teen Book Club Wrap-up: Stargirl by Jerry Spinelli

So it was awesome to see you all again on Thursday! I’m also super excited that it seems like we’re all kind of getting to know one another and we’re building a nice, steady following. We have a great group … Continue reading

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