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GEPL Tweens: Tween Book Review – The Future of Us

What’s your first name and school?: Teagan St. Petronille What are you reviewing?: The Future of Us What did you review?: A book What did you like about it?: The Future of Us is a great book for 13+ its

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GEPL Tweens: Tween Book Review – Dork Diaries

What’s your first name and school?: Teagan St. Petronille What are you reviewing?: Dork Diaries What did you review?: A book What did you like about it?: Dork Diaries is a book about a girl named Niki who is a

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GEPL Tweens: Tween Book Review – Mockingjay

What’s your first name and school?: Bryanna, Hadley Jr. High What are you reviewing?: Mockingjay What did you review?: Book What did you like about it?: I liked how in the end everything turned out alright. I also like the

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GEPL Kids: Beach Reads

By: Kate Easley, GEPL Youth Librarian Next week I will be visiting the beautiful Outer Banks of North Carolina. I am excited to sit on the beach, swim in the pool, and bask in the sun. I will also be

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GEPL Tweens: National Camping Month

By: Christina Keasler, Tween Librarian It’s National Camping Month! I love camping. It’s kind of like living off the land, but I know I’d never last if I went on one of those wilderness survival shows. I like using the

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GEPL Tweens: Tween Music Review – 1989

What’s your first name and school?: Samantha, Hadley What are you reviewing?: 1989 What did you review?: Music What did you like about it?: 1989 is a wonderful album. I think it is one of Taylor Swift’s best. The music in

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GEPL Tweens: Tween Book Review – Paper Towns

What’s your first name and school?: Samantha, Hadley What are you reviewing?: Paper Towns What did you review?: A book What did you like about it?: Paper Towns is an amazing book. It is really suspenseful and mysterious. The main

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GEPL Tweens: Tween Movie Review – Toy Story

What’s your first name and school?: Samantha, Hadley What are you reviewing?: Toy Story What did you review?: A movie What did you like about it?: Toy Story is one of the funniest movies I’ve ever seen! it has humor for

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GEPL Kids: Neighborhood Story Club

By: Bari Ericson, Youth Programming Associate For several summers my porch became the destination for our neighborhood kids. Twice a week my children and I made popcorn and juice, and then set out scratch paper and markers or colored pencils.

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GEPL Tweens: Space – The Final Frontier

By: Christina Keasler, Tween Librarian As I mentioned in a previous blog post, I went to space camp when I was a kid. That, however, isn’t my only outer-worldly experience. As a kid, I moved around a lot. I lived

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