PLS Teens eNewsletter - March 2014

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  Pioneer Library System has added the Zinio for Libraries service! Zinio provides access to digital versions of popular magazines that you can read online or download to your computer or mobile device. The digital magazines are full-color duplicates of the print magazines. It is simple and easy to use the service.

For more information about the service, check out the Zinio article on the website.


BOOKS TO MOVIES

There are a few good movies based on books this month. If any of them catch your eye, then go see the movie with a friend.

Divergent
In theaters Mar. 21 (rated PG-13)

Starring Shailene Woodley, Theo James, Kate Winslet

Based on Divergent by Veronica Roth

 

Noah
In theaters Mar. 28th (rated R)

Starring Russell Crowe, Jennifer Connelly, Emma Watson

Based on The Bible

 

300: Rise of an Empire
In theaters Mar. 7th (rated R)

Starring Lena Headey, Eva Green, Sullivan Stapleton

Based on 300 by Frank Miller

 
 

HOMETOWN LIBRARIES

Blanchard
McLoud
Moore
Newcastle
Noble
Norman
Purcell
Shawnee
Southwest Oklahoma City
Tecumseh

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Sequoyah Book Award

Voting is now open for the 2014 Sequoyah Book Award. If you've read at least 3 titles from the list in one of the reading levels, you can vote for your favorite book. Fill out the Sequoyah voting ballet here.

Voting ends March 15, 2014. Winners will be announced in April.

     
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2014 Top Ten Best Fiction for Young Adults

YALSA announced its 2014 list of the Best Fiction for Young Adults. This year’s list of 98 books was drawn from 175 official nominations. The list comprises a wide range of genres and styles, including contemporary realistic fiction, fantasy, horror, science fiction and novels in verse.

In addition to the complete 2014 Best Fiction for Young Adults list, the committee selected the following titles as a top ten:

     

2014 Top Ten Best Graphic Novels

In addition to the full Great Graphic Novels for Teens 2014 list, the committee selected the following Top Ten titles:

 
     
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TEEN TECH WEEK

Teen tech Week 2013 bannerCelebrate Teen Tech Week: “DIY @ your library,” March 9 - 15! Teen Tech Week is when libraries make the time to showcase all of the great nonprint resources and services that are available to teens and their families.

SOKC Best Apps for Teens - March 11 - 6 pm

Come check out some great apps for your smartphone! They can help you get organized, learn better, and much more! Registration is required. You will not need a smartphone to participate, which can be do online. Intended for ages 12-18.

     
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The PLS Teens eNewsletter is a monthly emailing from the Pioneer Library System, headquartered in Norman, Oklahoma. You are receiving this email because you indicated interest in it at a past Pioneer Library System event.