Thursday, May 22, 2008

Teens Top Ten

Where Teens Choose The Winners!

The 2007 Teens’ Top Ten is:

1. New Moon by Stephenie Meyer
2. Just Listen by Sarah Dessen
3. How to Ruin a Summer Vacation by Simone Elkeles
4. Maximum Ride: School’s Out – Forever by James Patterson
5. Firegirl by Tony Abbott
6. All Hallows Eve (13 Stories)by Vivian Vande Velde
7. Life As We Knew It by Susan Beth Pfeffer
8. River Secrets by Shannon Hale
9. Bad Kitty by Michele Jaffe
10. Road of the Dead by Kevin Brooks

About the Teens' Top Ten
Teens' Top Ten is a "teen choice" list, where teens nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year! Nominators are members of teen book groups in fifteen school and public libraries around the country.

If you read nominated books throughout the year, you’ll be ready to vote for your favorites during Teen Read Week, October 12 - 18, 2008. Readers aged twelve to eighteen can vote online anytime that week. For the 2008 Teens’ Top Ten Nominees list, go to:

Thursday, May 1, 2008

A Wii and DDR Party at The Essex Library For Teens!!

Friday, May 9th 7-9pm “Dance, Dance Revolution” AND Wii for Young Adults at the Essex Library! Young Adults in grades 7-10 are invited to a Wii and DDR Party in the program room of the Essex Library. There will be pizza and lots of gaming and dancing going on. Please call or email the library to register so that we’ll have plenty of pizza and drinks for everyone.