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These books have resolutions. Do you?

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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...

2016 Young Adult Novels

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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...

Horror-ble Reads: Prepare to Be Scared

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What better way to get in the Halloween “spirit” than a good horror story? Horror may seem like just one genre, but there are many kinds of horror tales. Here, you’ll find a sample of books to give you chills and keep you up at night. On second thought, maybe don’t read these before bed. Spook-...

Young Adult Librarian Recommends: Nerdy YA Romances

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If you have got a geeky side and love a heart-warming romance, this list was made for you! These nerdy teen books will not only capture charming relationships, but also coming of age stories of people who are learning to get out of their comfort zone. Here are some recommendations that will make...

Teen Librarian Recommends: Mushy Young Adult Novels

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Love is in the air, with Valentine's Day just around the corner. Why not fall in love with a new Young Adult book as well? This list of books contains love stories with protagonists, who may not even be interested in finding love, finding them swept off their feet in a charming romance. If you are...

Charlotte Today: Books to Read in Honor of African American History Month

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Looking for book ideas to read during African American History Month?  Dana Eure, the Library's Associate Director of Lifelong Learning, made a guest appearance on WCNC's  "Charlotte Today" on Thursday, February 8, 2018, and shared books to read during African American History Month that honor the...

Charlotte Today: Books on Science/STEM

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Dana Eure, the Library's Associate Director of Lifelong Learning, made a guest appearance on WCNC's  "Charlotte Today" on Thursday, April 12, 2018 and in support of NC Science Festival celebrated in April, she shared six books about science/STEM. Click for Library availability.  Watch the segment...

Audiobooks are the New Binge

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Between road trips, family dinners and Netflix-hogging relatives, the holiday season can test anyone’s patience. So how does one get a breather from the chaos? Slip on those headphones and dive into an audiobook. We’ve rounded up hours of entertainment for when you just need to get away without...

Keep learning fun with Summer Break - Read, Learn, Explore

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Charlotte Mecklenburg Library encourages reading and learning all year long. The summer months, when students take a break from school, are critical to expanded learning. In fact, summer time poses the most academic risk because students without access to summer learning opportunities can fall...

College & Career Connections: Trade School Fair

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Are you considering alternatives to a four-year college degree? Join Charlotte Mecklenburg Library for the College  & Career Connections: Trade School Fair at Sugar Creek Library on November 16, 2019 from 11 a.m. – 2 p.m. Explore programs offered at trade school organizations, educational ...