New Books: 7/23/2014



Here are our new books for this week. Matched, An Abundance of Katherines, Windcatcher and Tithe were already in our collection. We are adding additional copies to keep up with demand.




The Storyteller  by Antonia Michaelis follows Anna and Abel, two teens who are very different. It has been described as haunting and emotional.

Burning Blue  by Paul Griffin is about a brilliant hacker named Jay trying to find the culprit who splashed the beautiful and wealth Nicole with acid.

Palace of Mirrors  by Margaret Peterson Haddix is the story of two girls one is the princess and the other is the decoy.


What if…Everyone Knew Your Name  is an interactive novel by Liz Ruckdeschel and Sara James. You are able to make the tough decisions for Haley Miller.

Rainbow Boys is the first in the Rainbow Triology by Alex Sanchez. It is the about three different teenage boys coming of age in high school. Some of you may notice that the cover features Matt Bomer from USA’s White Collar.

Nancy Drew is appear in a full-color graphic novel.


We also have three new audiobooks for the collection.

Traveling Poets Project

Attention Teen Poets: 
Join us for the Traveling Poets Project
August 2, 2014
1 – 3:30 pm

Kristina Moriconi


Led by the 2014 Montgomery County Poet Laureate, Kristina Moriconi, this poetry-writing workshop is part of The Traveling Poets Project and is for young writers, ages 11 to 14. We invite you to join us as we find books on the library shelves that inspire us to write several different kinds of poems from visual art.

Binary Scavenger Hunt: Week 5

Decode the message and take a picture of the object or yourself performing the task for 3 raffle tickets for our weekly prize drawings.

You can either e-mail the picture to Nicole at or snap a picture for Instagram or Twitter using #ivplteens. Don’t forget to include which week you are doing. Submissions are due by the following Thursday at 11:59 pm.

Week 5:

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Don’t forget to register for YA Summer Reading Club.

Read to learn, read to earn!