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#WNDB Fantasy and Sci-Fi Edition

By: Hannah Rapp, Young Adult Librarian This week we have our second #WeNeedDiverseBooks booklist, and it’s made up of two genres that have always been near and dear to me: fantasy and sci-fi! I’m a huge fan of anything speculative

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#WNDB Action and Adventure Edition

By: Hannah Rapp, Young Adult Librarian As We Need Diverse Books celebrates two years of doing good work this spring, I thought we’d go one step further than just a display. After all, a display doesn’t tell you how to

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#WeNeedDiverseBooks

By: Hannah Rapp, Young Adult Librarian As you may recall, last May we had a display celebrating the We Need Diverse Books movement. This movement started with a simple Twitter hashtag about two years ago, with people from all over

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What I Just Read – The Memory of Light

By: Hannah Rapp, Young Adult Librarian I told you there was going to be more book talk coming down the line. And unlike last week, I know exactly how I feel about today’s What I Just Read. What I Just

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What I Just Read – More Happy Than Not

By: Hannah Rapp, Young Adult Librarian I hope you’re braced for another few weeks heavy on book talk, because boy have I been reading some amazing things lately. This is one that actually, I’m still a little unsure on –

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Decisions, Decisions, Decisions

By: Hannah Rapp, Young Adult Librarian If you’ve been by the library in the past couple of weeks, you may have noticed a small (or arguably big) change to my appearance. After nearly a month of agonizing (really) I cut

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Throwbacks

By: Hannah Rapp, Young Adult Librarian I don’t know about you, but I have a hard time keeping up with all the great new books coming out. I read reviews as part of my job, so I’m always learning about

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What I Just Read – X: A Novel

By: Hannah Rapp, Teen Librarian It’s been a while since I wrote about what I’ve been reading, but that doesn’t mean there haven’t been some great books in my life over the past few weeks. Today’s What I Just Read

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The College Search

By: Britta J., Teen Blogger As part of the junior class this year, I can definitely feel all the pressure suddenly put on us to start looking at colleges and preparing for all the standardized tests we’ll have to take.

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We’re Listening!

By: Hannah Rapp, Teen Librarian

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