Next week is Teen Read Week 2011! The Rincon Valley Library is celebrating by hosting a "Books Into Movies" Festival October 19th through October 21st!
Come watch a movie at 3:30 next Wednesday, Thursday & Friday at the Rincon Valley Library!
Rincon Valley are showing movies based on these books:
Romeo and Juliet by Shakespeare
Fantastic Mr. Fox by Dahl
City of Ember by DuPrau
Popcorn will be served! This is a FREE event! For more information please contact the reference desk at 537-0162 ext. 5.
*Movies are subject to change*
From August 24th to September 18th more than 11,000 teens voted on their favorite book of the year. There are lots of great titles on this list but the winner is Paper Towns by John Green. Here is the complete list of this year’s winners:
Paper Towns by John Green
Breaking Dawn by Stephenie Meyer
The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
City of Ashes by Cassandra Clare
Identical by Ellen Hopkins
The Graveyard Book by Neil Gaiman
Wake by Lisa McMann
Untamed by P.C. and Kristin Cast
The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks by E. Lockhart
Graceling by Kristin Cashore
Every year teens across the country vote on their favorite book from the past year. This is the only booklist created and picked by teens and teens only. The voting will stay open until Sept. 18th and the winners (the top ten) will be announced during Teen Read Week, October 18th through the 24th.
Please click here to see the nominations. Did you read any of these books? Please tell us if you liked them or not. Teenspace is looking for teens to write book reviews on any of these books. If you are interested please contact teenspace at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Click here to vote.
Looking for a good book to read? Check out this year’s YALSA (Young Adult Library Services Association) Teens’ Top Ten Nominations. You can find the titles under “Teen Read Week 2009“.