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6.25.14 Many of you have been completing your gamecards at home and at the library to build our robot and earn your free book this summer! Did you get all the Find it Outs so far? If not, here’s a little help from your librarians:

6.23.14  For all those readers who want a head start on reading for next school year's Battle of the Books, we now have booklists up on the website to help you locate the exact spot to find the book in our collections. You can see all the booklists at thesponsoring WEMTA website too. Happy reading!

6.17.14 Between June 16-August 3, travel down familiar roads and ones never seen. Pick up your reading road map at any three locations and simply choose seven out of ten different routes to take. After you've been down seven roads, fill out a reading roadmap to enter a drawing for either a Kindle Paperwhite or Amazon gift card. Three prizes will be awarded. Please, only three entries per person.

6.16.14  It’s FINALLY summer so here are some of our favorite teen books set during this glorious season!

The Absolute Value of Mike by Kathryn Erskine
Fourteen-year-old Mike, whose father is a brilliant mathematician but who has no math aptitude himself, spends the summer in rural Pennsylvania with his elderly and eccentric relatives Moo and Poppy, helping the townspeople raise money to adopt a Romanian orphan.

6.12.14   If you're stumped about what to download on your Kindle or tuck in your beach bag, we can help! Check out NoveList, a dreamy fiction reader's friend that can find you something new to try with Author Read-Alikes and Award/Notable Book lists, or by a really slick advanced search.