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Pastel Painting for Teens!

Join us for a two-hour Zoom painting workshop on Thursday, October 22 from 6:00 to 8:00 p.m. with artist and instructor Greg Maichack. 

Create your own pastel painting inspired by Georgia O’Keeffe’s mural, The Miracle Flower.  No experience is necessary!   For grades 8-12.

Call the Library at 508-946-2470 or email Teen Librarian Chris Dargelis at cdargeli@sailsinc.org to register.

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Featured Titles - September 2020

Teen Titans: Beast Boy

Teen Titans: Beast Boy by Kami Garcia

Seventeen-year-old Garfield Logan finally impresses the social elite at his high school, but popularity comes at a price when he undergoes sudden physical changes as the dares from his new friends escalate. [Graphic Novel]   Grades 9-12.


Elatsoe by Darcie Little Badger

Elatsoe lives in this slightly stranger America. She can raise the ghosts of dead animals, a skill passed down through generations of her Lipan Apache family. Her beloved cousin has just been murdered, in a town that wants no prying eyes. The picture-perfect facade of Willowbee masks gruesome secrets, and she will rely on her wits, skills, and friends to tear off the mask and protect her family.  Grades 6-12.  Check for ebook availability.

It's Trevor Noah

It's Trevor Noah: Born A Crime; Stories From a South African Childhood; Adapted for Young Readers by Trevor Noah

A middle-grade adaptation of The Daily Show host's best-selling adult memoir traces his experiences growing up half black, half white in South Africa under and after apartheid, describing how he used his wits and humor to navigate a harsh life under a racist government.  Grades 6-12.   Check for ebook availability.


Punching Air

Punching Air by Ibi Zoboi with Yusef Salaam 

The award-winning author of American Street and the prison reform activist of the Exonerated Five trace the story of a young artist and poet whose prospects at a diverse art school are threatened by a racially biased system and a tragic altercation in a gentrifying neighborhood. [Novel in verse]  Grades 8-12.  Check for ebook availability.


Watch Over Me

Watch Over Me by Nina Lacour

Newly graduated from high school, Mila has aged out of the foster care system. So when she’s offered a teaching job and a place to live on an isolated part of the Northern California coast, she immediately accepts.  The farm is a refuge, but it’s also haunted by the past. And Mila’s own memories are starting to rise to the surface.  Grades 9-12.  Check for ebook availability.

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