Monthly Archives: January 2016

Librarian Recommended YA Reads: All we had by Annie Weatherwax

There’s just Ruby and her mum Rita, bouncing from place to place, job to job and boyfriend to boyfriend to try to avoid going completely going under. Life is hard but Rita keeps picking herself up and reapplying her lipstick, … Continue reading

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Librarian Recommended YA Reads: Zeroes

  Book 1 of the super exciting new series co-written by Scott Westerfeld (Ulglies), Margo Lanagan (Black Juice), and Deborah Biancotti (prolific short story writer). Zeroes is written in the alternating viewpoints of six charcters: Scam, Bellwether, Anonymous, Crash, Mob, … Continue reading

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Librarian Recommended Reads – Unbeatable Squirrel Girl by Ryan North

Publisher: Marvel Writer: Ryan North Artist: Erica Henderson Collection: Graphic Novels – Young Adult Section The Unbeatable Squirrel Girl is fan-freaking-tastic, clever, and laugh-out-loud funny– it’s so good!! Starring Doreen Green as Squirrel Girl and little Tippy her squirrel friend … Continue reading

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Librarian Recommended Reads – SuperMutant Magic Academy by Jillian Tamaki

Writer/artist: Jillian Tamaki Publisher: Drawn & Quarterly Caution: contains offensive language and sexual references Collection: Graphic Novels – Young Adult Section SuperMutant Magic Academy follows the super-powered Wendy, Marsha, Cheddar, Frances and friends as they navigate their way through high … Continue reading

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