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ForeverYA Bookclub: Ask the Passengers

Location: The Nook
Date: Saturday, March 8, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

In this truly original portrayal of a girl struggling to break free of society's definitions, Printz Honor author A.S. King asks readers to question everything --and offers hope to those who will never stop seeking real love. Astrid Jones desperately wants to confide in someone, but her mother's pushiness and her father's lack of interest tell her they're the last people she can trust. Instead, Astrid spends hours lying on the backyard picnic table watching airplanes fly overhead.

ForeverYA Bookclub: Paper Valentine

Location: The Nook
Date: Saturday, February 8, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

The city of Ludlow is gripped by the hottest July on record. The asphalt is melting, the birds are dying, petty crime is on the rise, and someone in Hannah Wagnor's peaceful suburban community is killing girls. For Hannah, the summer is a complicated one, in this new novel from the "New York Times"-bestselling author of "The Replacements."

ForeverYA Bookclub: Cinder

Location: The Nook
Date: Saturday, January 11, 2014 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Humans and androids crowd the raucous streets of New Beijing. A deadly plague ravages the population. From space, a ruthless lunar people watch, waiting to make their move. No one knows that Earth's fate hinges on one girl. . . . Cinder, a gifted mechanic, is a cyborg. She's a second-class citizen with a mysterious past, reviled by her stepmother and blamed for her stepsister's illness. But when her life becomes intertwined with the handsome Prince Kai's, she suddenly finds herself at the center of an intergalactic struggle, and a forbidden attraction.

ForeverYA Bookclub: Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock

Location: The Nook
Date: Saturday, December 14, 2013 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Today is Leonard Peacock's birthday. It is also the day he hides a gun in his backpack. Because today is the day he will kill his former best friend, and then himself, with his grandfather's P-38 pistol.

ForeverYA Bookclub: How to Say Goodbye in Robot *Meeting on 3rd Saturday!*

Location: The Nook
Date: Saturday, November 16, 2013 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

***This Meeting will be on the 3rd Saturday.***

ForeverYA Bookclub: The Diviners by Libba Bray *Note Special Time!*

Location: The Nook
Date: Saturday, October 12, 2013 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

Evie O’Neill has been exiled from her boring old hometown and shipped off to the bustling streets of New York City—and she is pos-i-tute-ly ecstatic. It’s 1926, and New York is filled with speakeasies, Ziegfeld girls, and rakish pickpockets. The only catch is that she has to live with her uncle Will and his unhealthy obsession with the occult.

ForeverYA Bookclub: The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Saturday, September 14, 2013 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

After the 1st wave, only darkness remains. After the 2nd, only the lucky escape. And after the 3rd, only the unlucky survive. After the 4th wave, only one rule applies: trust no one.

ForeverYA Bookclub: Eleanor & Park by Rainbow Rowell

Location: The Nook
Date: Saturday, August 10, 2013 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Eleanor & Park reminded me not just what it’s like to be young and in love with a girl, but also what it’s like to be young and in love with a book.”—John Green, The New York Times Book Review

ForeverYA Bookclub: Divergent by Veronica Roth

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Saturday, July 13, 2013 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

In Beatrice Prior’s dystopian Chicago world, society is divided into five factions, each dedicated to the cultivation of a particular virtue—Candor (the honest), Abnegation (the selfless), Dauntless (the brave), Amity (the peaceful), and Erudite (the intelligent). On an appointed day of every year, all sixteen-year-olds must select the faction to which they will devote the rest of their lives. For Beatrice, the decision is between staying with her family and being who she really is—she can’t have both.

Eleanor Murphy ForeverYA: Every Day by David Levithan

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Saturday, June 8, 2013 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Every day a different body. Every day a different life. Every day in love with the same girl.

There’s never any warning about where it will be or who it will be. A has made peace with that, even established guidelines by which to live: Never get too attached. Avoid being noticed. Do not interfere.

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