NK-YA Fest

NK-YA Fest
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    This is your chance to meet 23 awesome Young Adult authors at a brand new book fest! The libraries of Northern Kentucky have partnered together to bring you NK-YA Fest!       NK-YA Fest is the first annual Young Adult bookfest to be held in Northern Kentucky. The...
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What's New in YA--September 29, 2015

What's New in YA--September 29, 2015
  Are you wondering what's new in YA today? Check out these wonderful new releases!     When sixteen-year-old Amanda Verner's family decides to move from their small mountain cabin to the vast prairie, she hopes it is her chance for a fresh start. She can leave behind the memory of...
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Author Chat with Marilyn Hilton

Author Chat with Marilyn Hilton
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  Contributed by Karen Yingling   One of our extraordinary staff members, Karen, interviewed Marilyn Hilton, author of Full Cicada Moon ! Now she's sharing this fantastic chat with us! But first we'd like to introduce you to this literary duo.      Meet Marilyn Hilton.  Marilyn Hilton has published numerous...
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Heather Kipf
astronaut
Sunday, 18 October 2015 16:39
Liana Allgeyer
I wanted to be a vet until I was about 13. I loved animals and I loved science, so at the time I was very determined to become one... Read More
Monday, 19 October 2015 13:06
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Percy Preview

Percy Preview
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  We're gearing up for the end of our Percy Jackson celebration, but that doesn't mean we're letting one of our favorite characters disappear forever. In fact, we're so excited to meet new characters and worlds. As part of that, we're sharing exclusive content from Magnus Chase and the Gods of...
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Sky
I honestly don't know any Norse myths but I would definitely love to learn some!
Sunday, 04 October 2015 02:07
Cameron
Honestly the only Asgardian I'm familiar with is Thor. I love his character and the myth of Thor. Also I am obsessed with Marvel a... Read More
Monday, 05 October 2015 17:57
Amy Hart
The Valkyries and Odin and the Raven....
Thursday, 08 October 2015 18:36
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Author Chat with Anne Boles Levy

Author Chat with Anne Boles Levy
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  Contributed by  Kim Baccellia   One of our extraordinary staff members, Kim, interviewed Anne Boles Levy, author of The Temple of Doubt! Now she's sharing this fantastic chat with us! But first we'd like to introduce you to this literary duo.      Meet Anne. Anne Boles Levy has lived...
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Sky
a reporter in Florida!
Sunday, 04 October 2015 02:05
yara
a reporter in florida!
Sunday, 11 October 2015 22:03
Heather Kipf
From being a reporter in Florida
Sunday, 18 October 2015 16:32
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Author Top 5 with Rae Carson

Author Top 5 with Rae Carson
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  Today we welcome Rae Carson to YABC! Rae's new book, Walk On Earth a Stranger , is filled with gold, or rather, it's set during the Gold Rush era! This magical novel will leave readers dazzled an delighted. Read on to learn a few things about Rae, her book, the top...
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Kimberly McGee
Loved this book! The perfect mix of gritty historical fiction, a bit of romance and a tough girl in disguise. Can't wait for book... Read More
Thursday, 24 September 2015 08:33
denise
This cover is beautiful !! I don't see myself surviving gold rush. I've been used to modern technology that I couldn't see my... Read More
Wednesday, 30 September 2015 13:15
Agustina Gonzalez
The cover is beautiful! This book every I love about a book: Historical Fiction, Fantasy, and tough girl inn disguise. Can't wait... Read More
Thursday, 01 October 2015 11:48
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What's New in YA--September 22, 2015

What's New in YA--September 22, 2015
  Are you wondering what's new in YA today? Check out these wonderful new releases!       “I’ve found very little about private detective R. F. Jackaby to be standard in the time I’ve known him. Working as his assistant tends to call for a somewhat flexible relationship with reality...
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Carry On--Press Release

Carry On--Press Release
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  #1 New York Times Bestselling Author Rainbow Rowell  presents... CARRY ON Coming 10/6!     We’re so excited to share it with you soon! Until then, here are a few things to tide you over.   FIVE THINGS TO KNOW ABOUT CARRY ON By Rainbow Rowell     1.  CARRY...
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I may have just woken up my 9 month old with my squeel.
Monday, 21 September 2015 17:25
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Author Chat with Julie Murphy

Author Chat with Julie Murphy
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  Contributed by Elizabeth Drake    One of our extraordinary staff members, Elizabeth, interviewed Julie Murphy, author of Dumplin' ! Now she's sharing this fantastic chat with us! But first we'd like to introduce you to this literary duo.      Meet Julie. Julie Murphy is a potty-mouthed Southern belle who...
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Kara S
1) Pageants are huge, and; 2) (more importantly) people live "big" lives and make their own rules. Don't mess with Texas! Chee... Read More
Monday, 21 September 2015 20:35
brittany m.
Like the person above said, Pageants are huge here and every Texan will tell you that not only is everything bigger here in Texas,... Read More
Tuesday, 22 September 2015 12:51
Agustina Gonzalez
Texas!!!!!
Thursday, 01 October 2015 11:41
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The Librarian's Corner--September 21, 2015

The Librarian's Corner--September 21, 2015
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  September is National Suicide Prevention Month ,  and so I'd like to feature some YA Fiction books that have suicide as a major theme. These books can be used by librarians and teachers in a display, or as bibliotherapy for teens they know. While each of these books might not...
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