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Exciting New Series

on Thu, 11/14/2013 - 11:40am

Career Guidance--FREE!

on Tue, 09/24/2013 - 11:31am

Where can teens and young adults find reliable, free help with job-hunting and workplace skills, information on internships apprenticeships, and help with college planning?

Ferguson's Career Guidance Center is a great new tool that enables you to

  • Take a career interest assessment
  • Learn to write a winning resume
  • Find out how to get a job referral
  • Learn what networking is all about

To access: click Facts on File. Enter your library card number and you're on your way! Also check out our full list of web resources.

Teens Top Ten--UPDATE

on Thu, 08/22/2013 - 6:56pm
Teens' Top Ten is a "teen choice" list, where teens nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year! Voting will be open from August 15 through Teen Read Week, which is taking place October 13-19 of this year (2013). The winners will be announced on October 22, 2013.
 
Visit http://www.dogobooks.com/book_clubs/teens-top-reads to vote for your favorite books. Feel free to comment and share your opinions about your favorite titles. We will post the winning titles right here at the end of October.
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And the winners are:

  1. Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein
  2. The False Prince by Jennifer A. Nielsen
  3. Insurgent by Veronica Roth
  4. Pushing the Limits by Katie McGarry
  5. Poison Princess by Kresley Cole
  6. The Raven Boys by Maggie Stiefvater
  7. Crewel by Gennifer Albin
  8. Every Day by David Levithan
  9. Kill Me Softly by Sarah Cross
  10. Butter by Erin Jade Lange

We have titles # 1 - 8 here at the West Milford Township Library.  Titles # 9 & 10 are located in other PalsPlus libraries, and they are available via interlibrary loan.

Little Powerhouse

on Thu, 08/15/2013 - 2:39pm

Did you know that there's a collection of nonfiction books just for teens? You may have missed it...It's squeezed into a small space between the Young Adult fiction books and the Large Print books.
But don't let the small size fool you...this little space has its fair share of BIG topics. The graphic below illustrates some of the topics you'll find.

 

Download a Free Book!

on Tue, 05/28/2013 - 11:12am

Can't find the book you're looking for? Shelf space in our Young Adult section is tight and it's hard to fit all the titles we'd like, so we've expanded our collection by adding ebooks! Our ebooks are compatible with many mobile devices, including iPhone, Android, and Kindle, and you can also download them to your PC. Visit http://www.digitallibrarynj.com, click "Teen Fiction",  and use your WMTL library card to download these great new teen titles (and more!) for FREE:

Girl in the Arena by Lise Haines
Hunger Games fans will love heroine Lyn, a neo-gladiator's daughter. When a young gladiator slays her father in the arena, he captures Lyn's dowry bracelet, which means she must marry him...

All the Earth, Thrown to the Sky by Joe R. Lansdale
During a fierce Oklahoma dust storm, Jack is forced to bury his parents, who succumb to the storm. Joining with other orphaned neighbors, they steal a Ford and set out to seek family in East Texas...

Meant to Be by Lauren Morrill
High school junior Julia believes that her childhood crush Max is her MTB ("meant to bebegins receiving romantic texts from an unknown number...

 

 

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