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Shelf Respect Teen Literature Book Club
Join us the 2nd Wednesday of every month from 7:00-8:00pm to chat about teen lit, eat many snacks, and recommend all sorts of titles.
Open to adults AND teens!
Led by Robin Brenner and Stephanie Donohue at the Main Library, 361 Washington Street. No sign-up is necessary.
Each month’s book is available at the circulation desk one month before the discussion. Open to teens, 7th grade and up, and adults.
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This year's selections include:
- Nov. 14 Rotters by Daniel Kraus
- Dec. 12 The Dark is Rising by Susan Cooper
- Jan. 9, 2013 American Born Chinese by Gene Luen Yang
- Feb. 13 Hush by Eishes Chayil
- Mar. 13 The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater
- Apr. 10 Unwind by Neal Shusterman
- May 8 Does My Head Look Big in This? by Randa Abdel-Fattah
- Jun. 12 Kissing the Witch by Emma Donoghue
- Jul. 10 Chains by Laurie Halse Anderson
- Aug. 14 Charles and Emma by Deborah Heiligman
More About Brookline Main Library
Built in 1910 and renovated in 2003, the main branch of the Brookline Public Library features a children's room, teen section, computers, meeting facilities and an extensive collection of books, newspapers, CDs and movies. The branch is also home to the Brookline Room, which includes a wide range of historical documents from the town's 300-year history. In addition to the nearly 500,000 items in its own collections, the Brookline Public Library is a member of the Minuteman Library Network, which gives residents access to materials at 42 libraries in Eastern Massachusetts.