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National Poetry Month – Teen Books

April is National Poetry Month, and we have selected the best Teen books that include poetry. Check them out!

And we stay / Jenny Hubbard – Sent to an Amherst, Massachusetts, boarding school after her ex-boyfriend shoots himself, seventeen-year-old Emily expresses herself through poetry as she relives their relationship, copes with her guilt, and begins to heal.

Blue lipstick : concrete poems / by John Grandits –…


New in Teen Fiction – March 2019

Check out some of the latest Teen Fiction Books:

AWAKE IN THE WORLD / Jason Gurley – Zach’s father dies on an oil rig and he thinks he is headed toward a similar fate until he meets Vanessa, an optimistic and wealthy girl who wants to study astronomy.

THE BEAUTY OF THE MOMENT / Tanaz Bhathena – …


Teen Advisory Board

The March 5th Teen Advisory Board (TAB) meeting was a success! It was a pleasure to meet all who participated – your thoughts and ideas have a direct impact in influencing the type of books, programs and events the library provides for all teens in our community. We discussed new books to purchase for the library, talked about the possibility of doing a teen book club,…


New in Teen Fiction – February 2019

Check out some of the latest New Teen Fiction Books:

A curse so dark and lonely/ by Brigid Kemmerer – Eighteen for the three hundred twenty-seventh time, Prince Rhen despairs of breaking the curse that turns him into a beast at the end of each day until feisty Harper enters his life.

The curses : a Graces novel / Laure Eve – …

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TAB Fun with “Bookface”

Our TAB members took on our Bookface challenge and found these fun titles in the Teen Collection.  We’d like to see you bookfaces.  Email hoskinsb@btpl.org to be added to this page….



  • What if it's us?
  • Children of blood and bone
  • Binge
  • War Storm
  • Teen Fantasy Series