Bombings in Iraq, bloody conflict in Gaza, escalating tension between Russia and Ukraine, a young boy shot dead in Missouri, rioting in the streets, and Robin Williams - a man who brought laughter to millions of people - has killed himself.
My latest article about finding positivity in dark times. Give it a read?
Re-posting this for all of you who are just getting out of school.
Creative Nonsense! Blue Island Public Library’s YA Open Studio meets every Monday night, from 6PM-8PM. Come create, and be a part of the nonsense!
Here we see “Quincy” the tree, sculpture extraordinaire, that took us over a year to complete, finally finished and installed. What’s next? Hopefully the first issue of our library zine!
‘Red Rising, one of this year’s best bets to become the next hot franchise, will be getting a sequel on Jan. 13, 2015. Golden Son continues the saga of Darrow, a rebel forged by tragedy, battling to lead his oppressed people to freedom from the overlords of a brutal elitist future built on lies. Now fully embedded among the Gold ruling class, Darrow continues his work to bring down Society from within.’
YA readers, (or, adults who like to read YA - there’s no shame it people) we’ve bought more new YA titles than we have room to shelve! Come in and check one of these new titles out! You’d be doing us a favor in more ways than one.