Thursday, November 4, 2010

Teen's 2010 Top 10 Awards In

Over 8,000 teens voted in YALSA's (Young Adult Library Services Association) Teen's Top Ten 2010 contest and the winners are in. Click on the book title to go to the library catalog.

1. Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins
2. City of Glass by Cassandra Clare
3. Heist Society by Ally Carter
4. Shiver by Maggie Stiefvater
5. Hush, Hush by Becca Fitzpatrick
6. Beautiful Creatures by Kami Garcia and Margaret Stohl
7. Along for the Ride by Sarah Dessen
8. If I Stay by Gayle Forman
9. Fire by Kristin Cashore
10. Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson

Monster String Doll Workshop

Teens made their own monsters this Halloween. With some pipe cleaners, a bit of glue and a whole lot of string teens got together after school to put their creativity to work. For more info on how to make these check out the Thai String Doll Tutorial on the 4YA blog.