Category: Teen

Netflix Movie Adaptation for Valentine’s Day

The Stand-In

Are you a fan of Netflix’s original movies? They’ve adapted a lot of novels into movies as of late. One of their newest films (which is just in time for Valentine’s Day) is based on Steve Bloom’s YA novel The Stand-In. This rom-com is a YA novel for grades 10-12 and above. When Brooks volunteers …

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Video Games as Literacy Tools?

Librarians have promoted the virtues of reading since the dawn of libraries, but researchers have been studying literacy skills developed from other sources than just books. Many modern video games require the player to read large blocks of text to advance the storyline of the game, and researchers are finding that these reading requirements translate …

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July Teen Read-In

The Teen Read-In’s meet in the library’s Community Room.