Meet new friends, eat pizza and discuss a great book! Teens grades 6-12 are invited to join the Teen Book Club. Meetings are held the first Friday of the month in the Lower Level Meeting Room. Fifteen free copies of the next book are given away at each meeting.
Teen Book Club Members meet Liza Wiemer, author of Hello?
4:30 p.m. Afterward by Jennifer Mathieu
When eleven-year-old Dylan Anderson is kidnapped, his subsequent rescue leads to the discovery of Ethan Jorgensen, who had disappeared four years earlier, and now Dylan's sister Caroline befriends Ethan and wants to learn the truth about her autistic brother's captivity.
4:30 p.m. Fire & Flood by Victoria Scott
Tella's brother Cody is sick and getting worse, so when she finds instructions on how to become a contender in the dangerous Brimstone Bleed race where she can win a cure for him, she jumps at the chance--but there is no guarantee that she will win, or even survive.
4:30 p.m. The Body in the Woods by April Henry
While helping the Portland County Sheriff's Search and Rescue to seek a missing autistic man, teens Alexis, Nick, and Ruby find, instead, a body and join forces to find the girl's murderer, forming an unlikely friendship, as well.
4:30 p.m. Nevermore: The Trials of Morrigan Crow by Jessica Townsend
A cursed child destined to die on her eleventh birthday is rescued and whisked away to a secret realm called Nevermoor and given the chance to compete for a place in a prestigious organization called the Wundrous Society.
4:30 p.m. The Book Thief by Markus Zusak
Trying to make sense of the horrors of World War II, Death relates the story of Liesel--a young German girl whose book-stealing and storytelling talents help sustain her family and the Jewish man they are hiding, as well as their neighbors.