Items tagged with Teen

Study Time at the Library

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Find extra space around the Library to study for midterm exams. Reservations for private study rooms can be made in person at the Circulation Desk, on a first-come, first-serve basis. Contact Jaina Lewis at 203.291.4809 or jlewis [at] westportlibrary [dot] org for more information.

The Great Hall
Teen
Teen

Anime Night

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It's Cosplay Night at the Library! Dress up as your favorite animé/manga character and show off your creativity in the costume contest. Bring your iPod full of Japanese pop favorites to take turns playing DJ. Appropriate attire is required. No registration necessary. Contact Jaina Lewis at 203.291.4809 or jlewis [at] westportlibrary [dot] org for more details.

Middle School age and up

McManus Room
Teen
Teen

Insider Tips on Gift Books for Teens

November 10, 2010

Take it from someone who knows—Teen Services Librarian, Jaina Lewis. She can unlock the sometimes mysterious world of teen reading tastes for parents, relatives, or friends.  According to Jaina. . . .

. . .if they like The Hunger Games trilogy by Suzanne Collins, try The Maze Runner by James Dashner or Birthmarked by Caragh M. O’Brien.

. . .if they like the Twilight saga by Stephenie Meyer, try Fallen by Lauren Kate or Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater.

. . . if they like the Pretty Little Liars series by Sara Shepard, try Liar by Justine Larbalestier or The Private series by Kate Brian.

Or, check out these other great books: Zombies vs. Unicorns by Holly Black and Justine Larbalestier (and other authors), Flash Burnout by L.K. Madigan, Going Bovine by Libba Bray, and The Genius Wars by Catherine Jinks.

Teen, Series