***Our next meeting will be on Saturday,August 20, 3-4 p.m. Hope to see you there!***

Thursday, April 30, 2015

Teen Lit Con (and more!)

Hello Teen Readers,

Teen Lit Con is right around the corner! Join us on Saturday, May 9 at Henry Sibley High School to celebrate teen literature and connect with some great authors.

The 2015 authors include:

Kirstin Cronn-Mills (author of Beautiful Music for Ugly Children, one of the books we’ll be discussing at our May 30 meeting)

Gene Luen Yang (author of American Born Chinese, one of our first Teen Book Club reads, and also Boxers & Saints, a favorite in last year’s Battle of the Books)

E. Lockhart (author of We Were Liars and The Disreputable History of Frankie Landau-Banks)

And also:
Matt de la Peña
Gayle Forman
Steve Brezenoff
Jonathan Friesen
Rebecca Hahn
Patrick Jones
Pat Schmatz

You can learn more about Teen Lit Con on the website, teenlitcon.org.

Our next Teen Book Club meeting will be on Saturday, May 30 at the Hamline Midway Library from 2:30 to 3:30. We will be discussing two books:

The Crossover by Kwame Alexander

Beautiful Music for Ugly Children by Kirstin Cronn-Mills

Also, remember to check out the Battle of the Books here on our blog!

We hope to see you at Teen Lit Con, hear from you on the blog, and/or discuss great books with you on May 30! Happy Spring!

~Caryl & Jean

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