VolunTeen and Internship Opportunities
Are you interested in becoming a VolunTeen or Satellite Studio Intern at Charlotte Mecklenburg Library? Our VolunTeen initiative is now year-round, which means that teens ages 13 to 17* now have the opportunity to earn community service hours by becoming a...
Vern McLellan wrote, “What the new year brings to you will depend a great deal on what you bring to the new year.” Maybe you’re considering new year’s resolutions, and maybe you aren’t, but what does it mean to create a ‘new you’ and, more importantly, do you need to reinvent yourself? We’ve...
The following is a compilation of my favorite YA novels published so far in 2016 that I have recommended to teens. All of these books are available to check out via the library. Ask a librarian for any help you may need!
The Love that Split the World by Emily Henry. Natalie Cleary is enjoying...
Spring break is right around the corner, so what better time to read about some road trip travelling? When you are riding in the car for a long time, these books about travel and adventure will be right in your lane. Driving? Be sure to check out some of our audiobooks to listen to while you hit...
It’s getting closer to the end of October, and even though the temperature is not much cooler, it’s time to start thinking about your costume and all the candy you will devour for Halloween! Here is a list of spooky reads that will warm your ghoulish heart and get you into the spooky spirit. These...
April is National Autism Awareness Month, and with it comes many ways of sharing information about autism with our teen community. To support those with Autism, and to share stories about autism, we have put together a book list for teens to read about autism.
The Reason I Jump by Naoki Higashida...
With a new generation of Archie and Rivendale fans, enjoy this brand new graphic novel in Archie, Vol. 1: The New Riverdale by Mark Waid. Archie is a fun-loving goofball with a best friend named Jughead, who loves to eat. With Betty and Veronica, the gang make their way through high school with...