Watch a short compilation of book talks from our Adult Services librarians.
TEEN FICTION HICKS
Comics will break your heart : a novel / by Faith Erin Hicks
Frustrated when her grandfather, the co-creator of a smash-hit comic series, loses its rights to his co-creator and leaves their family struggling, college hopeful Miriam fights her complicated feelings for the grandson of the man she believes defrauded her family.
CD JAPANESE BREAKFAST
Jubilee / Japanese Breakfast
Zauner pours her own life into the universe of each song to tell real stories, and allowing those universes, in turn, to fill in the details. Joy, change, evolution-these things take real time, and real effort.
Nothing to see here / Kevin Wilson
Agreeing to help her former college roommate care for two stepchildren who possess the ability to spontaneously combust when agitated, Lillian endeavors to keep her young charges cool in the face of an astonishing revelation. (Also available in ebook and eadudiobook on both Libby/OverDrive and hoopla.)
TEEN GRAPHIC NOVEL ANDERSON
Speak : the graphic novel / Laurie Halse Anderson
A traumatic event near the end of the summer has a devastating effect on Melinda’s freshman year in high school.
The great mistake : a novel / Jonathan Lee
Investigating the mysterious murder of 83-year-old Andrew Haswell Green at the turn of the 20th century, a New York City detective meets an unforgettable cast of characters as he tries to solve the case of this private and influential man who, in death, has become infamous. (Also available in eaudiobook on Libby/OverDrvie.)
BH: November 2, 2021