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IT CAME FROM A BOOK: Teen Read Week Art Contest

Five teens from Fremont Public Library submitted artwork to this nationwide contest. Contestants were asked to create a work of art inspired by a book and submit a digital image or photograph.  Voting takes place this week, until October 20, during Teen Read Week.  Click on the link, below, to visit the online art gallery and cast a vote for your favorite:

Teen Read Week Art Contest

Congratulations to our five teens for submitting their awesome artwork (and good luck to you all!):

#44 - Sydney Salit

#47 - Martin Arturo Flores Cruz

#69 - Kylie Marie Twadell

#77 - Tim Doyle

#78 - Caitlyn Rogers


October 15 Scary Book Cover Bingo Titles

Today's Book Cover Bingo titles are:

I Hunt Killers


A Monster Calls

The Splendor Falls

If you haven't already done so, pick up your bingo sheet in the Teen Zone. Book title blog entries started on Sunday, October 14--mark them all off on your sheet to see if you might have BINGO!  Bring your sheet to the Youth Services Desk for your prize.




Scary Book Cover Bingo Starts Sunday, October 14!

Pick up a Scary Book Cover Bingo sheet in the Teen Zone.  Starting today, we will list several book titles--check your bingo sheet and mark them.  Visit here each day through Saturday, October 20, for more titles.  When you get BINGO, bring your sheet to the Youth Services Desk for a flashdrive and candy!  (This is for Grades 7 through 12).


Rot & Ruin


The Marbury Lens


The House of Dead Maids


October 8, 2012



Lies, Knives & Girls in Red Dresses (YA KOE)
Twisted, fiendishly clever, and darkly funny, rewritten fairytales.

The Raft (YA BOD)
Teen girl Robie and fellow plane-crash survivor Max wind up in the ocean, alone, on a raft—with sharks, no water, and a bag of Skittles.

UnWholly  (YA SHU)
Does a “rewound” (the creation of a being from the parts of other “rewinds”) have a soul?

Sequel  to Unwind.

Darkwater (YA FIS)
What would you sell your soul for?

Department 19: The Rising (YA HIL)
James Bond meets Dracula.  Second in Department 19 series.

Hanging by a Thread (YA LIT)
Dark secrets, dangerous romance, and chilling murder mystery. 


TEEN READ WEEK STARTS Sunday, October 14!  Pick up your Bingo card in the Teen Zone.
Then…return here for the first titles in our Scary Book Bingo.  Check each day thereafter for more titles and mark your bingo card—if you get BINGO, come to the Youth Services Desk for a FLASHDRIVE and CANDY. (Grades 7 through 12)


Remember to sign up for our TEEN HALLOWEEN PARTY (IT LIVES!!) on Friday, October 26, 7:00-9:00 p.m.

Are you afraid of the dark?  (Grades 7 through 12)



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