Next Week

Friday, July 10 @ 2:00 to 4:00

The Hero Movie Series feature will be The A-Team. Free popcorn!

American Revolution

Celebrate Independence Day with one of these great novels…

Chains by Laurie Halse Anderson

Forge by Laurie Halse Anderson

My Brother Sam is Dead by James Lincoln Collier

Johnny Tremain by Esther Forbes

Woods Runner by Gary Paulsen

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What’s New?

Check out these new titles in the Young Adult section. Click on the title to go to the catalog for more information and place a hold.

Love, Lucas by Chantele Sedgwick
After Oakley loses her brother, Lucas, to cancer, her mother takes her to California to try to recover. There she is given letters Lucas wrote before he died and meets a surfer named Carson. Is it fair to fall in love when her brother never got the chance?

Emancipated by M.G. Reyes
Six very different teens who have been legally liberated from parental control share a house in Venice Beach, acting like a family, and living their lies. No parents. No limits. No alibis. One witnessed a crime, another might be a murderer—and one’s been spying on them all.

Joyride by Anna Banks
Carly has lived a hard life since her parents were deported. Former football star Arden blames his father for his sister’s death. When their paths cross, they each realize they’ve been living according to others, and set out to find one of their own.

The Witch Hunter by Virginia Boecker (The Witch Hunter, Book One)
Elizabeth is one of the king’s best witch hunters, until she’s accused of being a witch herself. When she is saved from execution by a powerful and dangerous wizard, Elizabeth is forced to redefine her ideas of right and wrong, of friends and enemies, and of love and hate.

The Saga of Gudrid the Far-Traveler by Nancy Marie Brown
Gudrid longs for more than a quiet domestic life. If Leif Eiriksson could sail west and find a rich new land, why not her? What else lay beyond the western edge of the world the Vikings knew?

 

Next Week

Monday, June 29 @ 6:00
Play a live version of the classic board game with Live Clue. Groups of up to five will compete for a chance to win prizes. Ages 11-18. Registration is required by calling the Library at 309-524-2470.

Friday, July 3 @ 2:00 to 4:00
The Hero Movie Series feature will be Epic. Free popcorn!

The Moline Public Library will be closed on Saturday, July 4 in observance of Independence Day.

Featured Series

Janie Johnson by Caroline Cooney

A photograph of a missing girl on a milk carton leads Janie on a search for her real identity.

1) Face on the Milk Carton

2) Whatever Happened to Janie

3) The Voice on the Radio

4) What Janie Found

5) Janie Face to Face

 

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