Books so good they’ll grab you from the start!
This week for teens, we have project bags complete with supplies and instructions for making button bracelets. Make one for yourself and one for a friend.
Come on in and grab a bag!
For teens and lovers of teen literature.
A touching story of a young girl torn between the neighborhood and the upper class school her parents send her to so she can escape gang life. One night, one the way home from a neighborhood party, her unarmed best friend is shot by a white cop. Now Starr must find the courage to speak for herself and her friend.
*Warning: characters in this story use strong language which has been included in this reading as it contributes to the authenticity of the story. The Hate U Give was a 2019 RITBA winner and the 2018 Reading Across RI selection. The movie version of this book is rated PG-13.
Newly received in YA, Concrete Rose, the story of Starr’s father, Big Mav, and his days as a King Lord. Check it out.
Swing by YA and say hello (or just wave), grab a project pack then go home (or to a friends’) and have fun!
Your kit will contain: card stock, Textured paper, colored paper, stickers, gel pens, envelopes and instructions!
You will have to provide:scissors, glue or tape and stamps (for mailing) or just leave them in a locker 🙂
Due to yesterday’s snow storm, we are a day late delivering this, so sorry.
The best books of 2020 as determined by the Young Adult division of the American Library Association. Enjoy!