Teen Services Blog

I am Princess X

I am Princess X cover artSometimes one friendship can define your life.  For May, that friend was Libby.  As little kids, they created the comic character, Princess X, and spent their time chronicling her adventures.  Then Libby died.  Before May could claim them, Libby's father threw away all the Princess X comics t

Odd Jobs for a Forgotten God: Noragami

Noragami Vol 1 Cover ArtWhen a god's life and power is based on the number of worshipers he has, what is an almost completely forgotten god with no shrines to do?  Start a business where he works odd jobs and minor miracles for 5 yen!   That's

These Fall Books Need to All be Out Already

This fall has a plethora of highly anticipated new books.  Here are just a few that we at the Library can't wait to read.  Now we just need to find time to read them all.

One of Us is Lying

One of Us is Lying cover artFive high school students enter detention.  Four of the them walk out.  One of them leaves in an ambulance.  What happened?

Support the Library at the Barnes and Noble Bookfair

Support the Library at the Barnes and Noble BookfairSupport the Library this Saturday at the Barnes and Noble Teen Book Festival; located at Marketview Shopping Center, 65 East Marketview Dr. in Champaign!


What's Your Sin?

AWWWW YISSSS! Some new manga is coming to The Urbana Free Library that I am SO EXCITED ABOUT, YOU GUYS!

<3 When Dimple met Rishi <3

When Dimple met Rishi cover imageDimple Shah has a plan for her life.  Go to college for computer science and follow her passion for coding.  Use her knowledge to make apps that will help people and become famous like her coding heroes.  Romance is not in those plans.  Her mother's desire for her to meet and ma