Monthly Archives: December 2011

New to the YA section is…

You Against Me by Jenney Downham.

The publisher description is:Book cover of You Against Me

When eighteen-year-old Mikey’s younger sister claims to have been raped and he seeks to avenge the crime, he meets Ellie, the sister of the accused, and befriends her, complicating the situation considerably for all of them.

Click on the image for more information about this book.  As always, if you would like to place a hold, please call the library at 985-2173 or visit our website.

Storytimes Return January 9, 2012

2 children readingWe’ll continue with our regular schedule:

Mondays 10:15 am Peek-a-Book Babies starting Jan. 9
Tuesdays 10:15 am Family Storytime starting Jan. 10
Thursdays 10:15 am Time for 2’s & 3’s starting Jan. 12

Join us!

New to the YA section is…

There is No Long Distance Now by Naomi Shihab Nye. 

The publisher description is: Book cover of There is No Long Distance Now

In these forty life-altering, life-affirming, and extremely short short stories, the award-winning poet Naomi Shihab Nye proposes that no matter how great the divide between friends, siblings, life and death, classmates, enemies, happiness and misery, war and peace, breakfast and lunch, parent and child, country and city, there is, in fact, no long distance. Not anymore.

Click on the image for more information about this book.  As always, if you would like to place a hold, please call the library at 985-2173 or visit our website.

New to the YA section is…

Perfect by Ellen Hopkins.

The publisher description is:Book cover of Perfect

Northern Nevada teenagers Cara, Kendra, Sean, and Andre tell in their own voices of their very different paths toward perfection and how their goals change when tragedy strikes.

Click on the image for more information about this book.  As always, if you would like to place a hold, please call the library at 985-2173 or visit our website.

Yoga Classes for Kids!

Yoga ChildWe still have openings in our children’s yoga classes next Tuesday!  Online registration accepted through Thursday Dec. 22 at 5:00.  After Thursday, please call the Children’s Room at 985-2173 x-5 to check availability.  Just a reminder that the Library will be closed on Sat. Dec. 24 and Mon. Dec. 26 for the holidays.

YogaPlay for ages 4-7.  Tues. Dec. 27 11:00 am
Yoga Stretch
for ages 8-11.  Tues. Dec. 27 2:00 pm

New to the YA section is…

Mangaman by Barry Lyga.

The publisher description is…Book cover of Mangaman

Ryoko Kiyama, a character from a Japanese comic book, or manga, falls through a rip into the real world–the western world–and tries to survive as the ultimate outsider at a typical American high school.

Click on the image for more information about this book.  As always, if your would like to place a hold, please call the library at 985-2173 or visit our website.

New to the YA section is…

Playground by 50 Cent.

The publisher description is: Book cover of Playground

After beating up Maurice on the playground, Butterball is forced to see the school therapist.

Click on the image for more information about this book.  As always, if you would like to place a hold, please call the library at 985-2173 or visit our website.