Friday, September 28, 2012

Books into Movies

Take a look at the list of YA books that are slated to become movies. (Only the ones that have a release date are listed here.)  Make sure to read/reread the book before the movie!  There's lots of good reading here, whether or not you plan to see the movie.

2012
Perks of Being a Wallflower (September 21, 2012)
Life of Pi (November 12, 2012)
The Hobbit; An Unexpected Journey (December 14, 2012)
World War Z (December 2012)

2013
Warm Bodies (February 1, 2013)
Beautiful Creatures (February 13,  2013)
The Host (March, 29, 2013)
Ender’s Game (November 1, 2013)
Percy Jackson: The Sea of Monsters (August 16, 2013)
The Mortal Instruments: City of Bones (August 23, 2013)
The Seventh Son (October 18, 2013)
13 Reasons Why (2013)
Delirium (2013)
Firelight (2013)
How I Live Now (2013)
How I Survived (2013)
Mazerunner (2013)
Paralnormacy (2013)
Pride and Prejudice and Zombies (2013)
The Forest of Hands and Teeth (2013)
Untitled (Vampire academy project) (2013)
Untitled (House of Night Project) (2013)

2014
Deathnote (2014)
Down a Dark Hall (2014)
Gone (2014)
The True Confessions of Charlotte Doyle (2014)
Wings (2014)
2015
Scorpio Races (2015)

Thursday, September 6, 2012

Design Bookends

Kids in grades 5 and up are invited to Celebrate Teen/Tween Read Week by designing
a pair of bookends at the next Junior Friends of the Springfield Town Library meeting
Tuesday, October 2 at 3:45 pm at the library.

Want to get an early start or can't make the meeting?  Pick up your free pair of blank bookends while supplies last at the library anytime beginning Tuesday, September 11.

Bookends will be on display during Teen/Tween Read Week October 15-20.