Get ready to soak up some sun with Miss Nicole and Miss Makayla at Memorial Park with our outdoor games on July 23rd at 2 p.m. All attendee's must have a ride to and from the park. Teens in grades 6-12 mat attend. This will be like a "big kid field day" so that means bring plenty of sunblock and wear clothes you are okay with getting dirty or wet. Bringing and extra pair wouldn't be such a bad idea either. We look forward to seeing everyone there!
When: July 30, 2014 4 p.m.
Where: The Sugar Bowl
Grab a copy of Divergent by Veronica Roth and have it read by July 30th and join us in The Sugar Bowl at 4 p.m. to discuss this novel.
When: Every Monday in June at 2 p.m.
Where: The Sugar Bowl
Join us every Monday in June to watch a musical!
We have recently updated the Young Adult Home Page. The Image Slider at the top of the page shows our Upcoming Events, Latest News, and Available Resources. You will be able to find our Weekly New Releases at the bottom of the page. For any additional information please check out our quick links at the bottom of the page.
New to the YA Department, in The Sugar Bowl, the Friends of the Library have donated a 55" screen smart TV for programming. We are very excited to use our new TV for future programs.
All programs that are usually on Wednesdays (Book Club, Baking Club, Craft Club etc.) will be returning in July! We can't wait to get back into the routine!.
Some of you may have noticed that we have a new addition of books in our department. We have made some room in the manga section for our long awaited classic's books. Make sure to stop in and see our weekly growing collection.
Summer Reading has started! The first day of summer reading was June 9th. Come in and sign up for our teen summer reading program at the main circulation desk. Remember Summer Reading ends July 26th! Sign up today!
Young Adult Manager
Phone Number: (765) 482-3460 Ext. 1262
~The Mapmakers Trilogy~
She has only seen the world through maps. She had no idea they were so dangerous.
Boston, 1891. Sophia Tims comes from a family of explorers and cartologers who, for generations, have been traveling and mapping the New World—a world changed by the Great Disruption of 1799, when all the continents were flung into different time periods. Eight years ago, her parents left her with her uncle Shadrack, the foremost cartologer in Boston, and went on an urgent mission. They never returned. Life with her brilliant, absent-minded, adored uncle has taught Sophia to take care of herself.
Lucy’s learned some important lessons from tabloid darling Jayla Heart’s all-too-public blunders: Avoid the spotlight, don’t feed the Internet trolls, and keep your secrets secret. The policy has served Lucy well all through high school, so when her best friend Ellie gets sick before prom and begs her to step in as Cole’s date, she accepts with a smile, silencing about ten different reservations. Like the one where she’d rather stay home shredding online zombies. And the one where she hates playing dress-up. And especially the one where she’s been secretly in love with Cole since the dawn of time.
She’s searching for answers to her past. They’re hunting her to save their future.World War III has left the world ravaged by nuclear radiation. A lucky few escaped to the Alaskan wilderness. They've survived for the last thirty years by living off the land, being one with nature, and hiding from whoever else might still be out there.
At least, this is what Juneau has been told her entire life.
~The Mortal Instruments~
In this dazzling and long-awaited conclusion to the acclaimed Mortal Instruments series, Clary and her friends fight the greatest evil they have ever faced: Clary's own brother.
Sebastian Morgenstern is on the move, systematically turning Shadowhunter against Shadowhunter. Bearing the Infernal Cup, he transforms Shadowhunters into creatures out of nightmare, tearing apart families and lovers as the ranks of his Endarkened army swell.
Nastasya has spent the last century living as a spoiled, drugged-out party girl. She feels nothing and cares for no one. But when she witnesses her best friend, a Dark Immortal, torture a human, she realizes something's got to change. She seeks refuge at a rehab for wayward immortals, where she meets the gorgeous, undeniably sexy Reyn, who seems inexplicably linked to her past.
Everyone has a lot to say about Alice Franklin, and it’s stopped mattering whether it’s true. The rumors started at a party when Alice supposedly had sex with two guys in one night. When school starts everyone almost forgets about Alice until one of those guys, super-popular Brandon, dies in a car wreck that was allegedly all Alice’s fault. Now the only friend she has is a boy who may be the only other person who knows the truth, but is too afraid to admit it.
~A Donte Walker Novel~
War between heaven and hell is coming, but Dante Walker makes it look damn good.
Dante’s girlfriend, Charlie, is fated to save the world. And Aspen, the girl who feels like a sister, is an ordained soldier. In order to help both fulfill their destiny and win the war, Dante must complete liberator training at the Hive, rescue Aspen from hell, and uncover a message hidden on an ancient scroll.
~A Donte Walker Novel~
Bad boy, meet bad girl.
Dante has a shiny new cuff wrapped around his ankle, and he doesn't like that mess one bit. His new accessory comes straight from Big Guy himself and marks the former demon as a liberator. Despite his gritty past and bad boy ways, Dante Walker has been granted a second chance.