All HCPL branches will close at 5 PM on Thursday, April 17 and will be CLOSED Friday, April 18 in observance of Good Friday. We will reopen on Saturday, April 19 for regular hours. Lone Star College - Cy-Fair Library & Lone Star College - Tomball will be open regular hours on Thursday and will be closed Friday, April 18-Sunday, April 20.
Yesterday we had our monthly face-to-face book club meeting and we had some great book recommendations. Check out a few titles that Freeman Teens recommend or join us online at Goodreads to suggest your own favorites.
Are you a fan of Veronica Roth’s Divergent series or currently waiting to get your hands on a copy of Insurgent? Whether you’re eagerly awaiting the publication of book three or you’re just looking for another great read, consider checking out a book from this list. What do you recommend?
Whether you’re already a fan of science fiction or you want to explore the genre more, you might check out some of these reads that are newly released or new to our shelves. What great science fiction reads to you recommend?
The end of the year and beginning of the next bring numerous “best of” lists. School Library Journal has several Best of 2012 lists, but I thought I might share with you what we have on our shelves that reviewers found to be the best adult books for teen readers. Whether you already read mostly adult fiction or non-fiction, you read back and forth between teen and adult reads, or you’ve been thinking about branching out into the adult collection, you might consider checking out one of these. What would be on your “best of” list?
A little over a year ago I noticed something strange: a book by a first-time author for young adults had multiple requests on it before it had even hit our shelves. Ok, that isn’t really strange, I suppose....
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