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'Fantasy'

Jul 27

Teens Review: Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo

Posted to Off the Beaten Shelf on July 27, 2021 at 12:00 AM by Elizabeth Land

Teen reviews Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo for Teen Tuesdays. Teens & Tweens Review is an opportunity for York County Public Library teens and tweens to write book reviews for their peers. 

In today's Teens Review post, local 12th grader Jennifer reviews Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo, a thrilling caper set in Bardugo's Grishaverse, which includes the Shadow and Bone series. To see our teen's review, as well as a list of readalikes hand-picked by York County Public Library staff, click on "Continue Reading..." below.

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Jul 20

Teens Review: The Cruel Prince and The Wicked King

Posted to Off the Beaten Shelf on July 20, 2021 at 12:00 AM by Elizabeth Land

Teen Reviews both The Cruel Prince and the Wicked King by Holly Black

 Teens & Tweens Review is an opportunity for York County Public Library teens and tweens to write book reviews for their peers. 

Today, local 10th grader Olivia reviews the first two book in The Folk of the Air series by Holly Black. The Cruel Prince and The Wicked King are set in a dramatic and thrilling Faerie realm, brimming with magic, danger and romance. To see our teen's reviews, as well as a list of readalikes hand-picked by York County Public Library staff, click on "Continue Reading..." below.

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Jun 25

Social Media Made Me Read It: Fantasy Adventure

Posted to Off the Beaten Shelf on June 25, 2021 at 12:00 AM by Elizabeth Land

In this series, we explore trending book recommendations found on the social media platforms.
It’s way past your bed time and you’re just endlessly flicking through your “For you” tab on Tik Tok. After a while you notice all your BookTok people are talking about the same books. Why they all love it or why they all hate it. Now you have to know what made these book so special they ended up on this side of TikTok. For today's "Social Media Made Me Read It", we are featuring three books that YCPL staff member Jessica found during one of these late nights. To see her list, click on "Continue Reading..." below.

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