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That Lovey-Dovey Stuff

Do you like romance in your manga and anime?

First Time Voting

American FlagThere are five months until the presidential election on November 8th.  For some of you this is the first time you can vote in a presidential election (whether you're about to turn 18 or turned 18 after the last election).  Now is the time to get registered and start looking at the canidates if you haven't already. 

 

Get Smart!

Who doesn’t want to be smarter?

Read for the Win!

Alright guys.  This where we explain how summer reading works.

 

The basics are every time you read 1,000 pages you get a free book.  You sign up online and each time you hit 1,000, you get sent an email telling you to come pick up your prize.  You can start logging your reading on May 19th and it ends on August 31st.

 

In 2050 you can hack your brain

Bluescreen CoverIn 2050 most jobs are done by nulis (think small robots/drones) and most of Los Angeles (which is now bigger than most states) is out of work.  Marisa Carneseca and her friends are tryin

GIRLZ RULE! (boys drool)

This one's a tough sell:  historical fiction* about some formidable teenage girls written by some formidable female authors like

Playing with Fire

Not to beat a dead dragon to death, but dragons are awesome. It’s a fact of the universe.

Forget the Wait!

Guess what?! No, really…guess. I’ll wait…