All I want for Christmas is….

More Harry Potter! J.K. Rowling is my Santa – she has answered my wish and that of my fellow Potterheads! Between December 12th and the 23rd – thats starting this friday! – will be releasing holiday surprises along with several new entries by J.K. Rowling! via   OH HAPPY DAY!

Best Teen Books of 2014

You don’t want to miss these amazing reads! Some are exceptionally well-written, some are super popular, and many are both! Click on the Book Covers for Summary and Availability Information Best Realistic Fiction Pointe by Brandy Colbert I’ll Give You the Sun by Jandy Nelson How It Went Down by Kekla Magoon Say What YouContinue Reading

Jodi Picoult: By the Book

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The  New York Times Sunday Book Review published an interview recently with acclaimed author Jodi Picoult, famous for heart-wrenching and thought provoking novels such as My Sister’s Keeper, Nineteen Minutes, and Sing You Home. There’s a section of that interview that jumped out at me because Picoult talks about the influence of books on herContinue Reading

Welcome to JPL’s new site!

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The librarians and staff members at JPL have between them a wealth of knowledge, experience, and little tidbits and we’re just dying to share them with you. That’s why from here on, you can expect to see blog posts loaded here frequently that aim to further our mission: encourage life-long habits, self-improvement, and self-expression!

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