Monday, September 16 2019
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HOURS:
Monday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Tuesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Wednesday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Thursday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Friday: 10 AM - 8 PM
Saturday: 10 AM - 3 PM
Sunday: CLOSED

Tween Book Discussion

We meet one evening of every month in the Teen Room of the library to discuss the book of the month from 6:30-7:30pm. All interested young people in grades 5-7 (not young adults, but not children, hence TWEENS) are welcome. Refreshments are served.

November Tween Book Discussion 11/3/10 @ 6:30pm

November Tween Book Discussion 11/3/10 @ 6:30pm

A critically acclaimed novel that will change the way you look at life, love, and family. In the blink of an eye everything changes. Seventeen­year-old Mia has no memory of the accident; she can only recall what happened afterwards, watching her own damaged body being taken from the wreck. Little by little she struggles...
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October Tween Book Discussion 10/6/10 @ 6:30pm

October Tween Book Discussion 10/6/10 @ 6:30pm

Thirteen-year-old Savvy is six two and full of raw basketball talent; her three-point shot is deadly. But she’s also skinny and gets pushed around on the court. Her older sister, Callie, is a freshman on varsity cheerleading, but she’s not quite light enough to be a flier—her coveted position. Both girls need to boost...
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September Tween Book Discussion 9/1/10 @ 6:30pm

September Tween Book Discussion 9/1/10 @ 6:30pm

When life as Alex Morales had known it changed forever, he was working behind the counter at Joey’s Pizza. He was worried about getting elected as senior class president and making the grades to land him in a good college.  He never expected that an asteroid would hit the moon, knocking it closer in...
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August Tween Book Discussion 8/4/10 @ 6:30pm

August Tween Book Discussion 8/4/10 @ 6:30pm

There was a time when the world was sweeter….when the women in Beaufort, North Carolina, wore dresses, and the men donned hats…. Every April, when the wind smells of both the sea and lilacs, Landon Carter remembers 1958, his last year at Beaufort High. Landon had dated a girl or two, and even once...
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July Tween Book Discussion 7/7/10 @ 6:30pm

July Tween Book Discussion 7/7/10 @ 6:30pm

When the kindly old aunts decide that they need help caring for creatures who live on their hidden island, they know that adults can’t be trusted. What they need are a few special children who can keep a secret-a secret as big as a magical island. And what better way to get children who...
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June Tween Book Discussion 6/2/10 @ 6:30pm

June Tween Book Discussion 6/2/10 @ 6:30pm

Vlad has to keep his vampire urges under control while dealing with the pressures of middle school. Thirteen-year-old Vladimir Tod really hates junior high. Bullies harass him, the principal is dogging him, and the girl he likes prefers his best friend. Oh, and Vlad has a secret: His mother was human, but his father...
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May Tween Book Discussion 5/5/10 @ 6:30pm

May Tween Book Discussion 5/5/10 @ 6:30pm

The phone rang three times before Andy picked it up. ‘Hello?’ he said. A voice replied, ‘I just killed someone. I killed…Nina.’ Andy Zadinski is convinced that the man who calls himself ‘Zeke’ is serious. But no one will listen to Andy – not the police, not his friends, not even his father. They...
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April Tween Book Discussion 4/7/10 @ 6:30pm

April Tween Book Discussion 4/7/10 @ 6:30pm

All interested mature middle school students are welcome.  THE DECLARATION:  In the year 2140, it is illegal to be young. Children are all but extinct. The world is a better place. Longevity drugs are a fountain of youth. Sign the Declaration, agree not to have children and you too can live forever. Refuse, and...
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March Big Read Book Discussion

March Big Read Book Discussion

In honor of the BIG READ,  the the morning and evening discussion groups will meet in a combined effort and meet on Tuesday, March 23 at 6:30pm.  That particular discussion will be led by Jennifer Lee who is a UNH-M Professor Emeritus of English and Comparative Literature. She is a roaming humanist for book...
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February Tween Book Discussion 2/3/10

February Tween Book Discussion 2/3/10

Welcome to Elsewhere. It is warm, with a breeze, and the beaches are marvelous. It’s quiet and peaceful. You can’t get sick or any older. Curious to see new paintings by Picasso? Swing by one of Elsewhere’s museums. Need to talk to someone about your problems? Stop by Marilyn Monroe’s psychiatric practice. Elsewhere is...
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