Perry County Public Library - Tell City

 

 invites you to join our teen book discussion of :

 

Tuesday, May 6

5:30 - 6:30

Perry County Public Library - Tell City

"Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe"

by Benjamin Alire Saenz

Chosen by the teen book discussion group

because it won all of the following awards:

Michael L. Printz Award for Excellence in Young Adult Literature - Honor Book 2013

Stonewall Book Award 2013

Pura Belpre Award 2013

Lambda Literary Awards Winner 2013

YALSA Best Fiction for Young Adults Top Ten 2013

Summary:

"Fifteen-year-old Ari Mendoza is an angry loner with a brother in prison, but when he meets Dante and they become friends, Ari starts to ask questions about himself, his parents, and his family that he has never asked before."

 

 

Tuesday, June 3

5:30 - 6:30

Perry County Public Library - Tell City

"I Hunt Killers"

by Barry Lyga

Chosen by the teen book discussion group

from the 2013 YALSA Teens Top Ten Nominations

I Hunt Killers: Jasper Dent Series, Book 1

Summary:

"Seventeen-year-old Jazz learned all about being a serial killer from his notorious "Dear Old Dad," but believes he has a conscience that will help fight his own urges and right some of his father's wrongs, so he secretly helps the police apprehend the town's newest murderer, "The Impressionist."

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Tuesday, July1

5:15 - 6:00

Perry County Public Library - Tell City

"Out of the Easy"

by Ruta Sepetys

Chosen by the teen book discussion group

from the 2013 YALSA Teens Top Ten Nominations

Summary:

"Josie, the seventeen-year-old daughter of a French Quarter prostitute, is striving to escape 1950 New Orleans and enroll at prestigious Smith College when she becomes entangled in a murder investigation."

 

For information concerning our youth book clubs please call the 

 

Perry County Public Library at 812-547-2661 and ask for Ms Lisa.

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