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Michael L. Printz Award
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The 2016 Michael L. Printz Award, given for excellence in literature written for young adults, has been awarded to

  • Bone Gap, written by Laura Ruby. Bone Gap is the story of Roza, a beautiful girl who is taken from a quiet midwestern town and imprisoned by a mysterious man, and Finn, the only witness, who cannot forgive himself for being unable to identify her kidnapper.
Two Printz Honor Books also were named:

  • Out of Darkness, by Ashley Hope PĂ©rez. Set against the back drop of one of the worst school tragedies in American history, Out of Darkness is a brutal and gripping novel about race, segregation, love, and the forces that destroy people.
  • The Ghosts of Heaven, by Marcus Sedgwick. Individual tales spanning centuries of time connected only by a single thread-in this case a shape; the spiral.
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Posted by Logan Library - Teen Talk on Thursday, 4 February 2016
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Teen Links
Websites for Teens

Play

Read

  • MuggleNet - Everything you ever wanted to know about Harry Potter.
  • Alex Awards - The Alex Award is an annual award given to 10 adult books that have special appeal to young adults.

Study

  • High School Ace - Homework help websites organized by academic subjects such as English, math, science and history.
  • Cool Math - Math games, practice problems, dictionary and lessons.

Watch and Listen

  • Allmusic - Information on musical artists, albums and songs.
  • Internet Movie Database (IMDB) - Information about movies and the actors who star in them. Includes trivia, filming locations, quotes, biographies and more.

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Reviews
by Teens, for Teens

The Lightning Thief
by Rick Riordan

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This book is genius! It almost makes me want to go to Jong Island and look for Cam Half-Blood!
Reviewed by #1 Percy Jackson

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