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Forever YA Book Club- Revolution by Jennifer Donnelly

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Saturday, July 14, 2012 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

BROOKLYN: Andi Alpers is on the edge. She’s angry at her father for leaving, angry at her mother for not being able to cope, and heartbroken by the loss of her younger brother, Truman. Rage and grief are destroying her. And she’s about to be expelled from Brooklyn Heights’ most prestigious private school when her father intervenes. Now Andi must accompany him to Paris for winter break.
 

Double Shot June- Eleanor Murphy ForeverYA Book Club

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Friday, June 8, 2012 - 7:00pm

***Please note: The date for this event has changed. ForeverYA will meet on Friday, June 8 @ 7pm***

This month, you have two books to choose from. Read one or read them both and come to discuss!

Graffiti Moon by Cath Crowley or Ready Player One by Ernest Cline

 

Graffiti Moon

ForeverYA: The Perks of Being a Wallflower by Stephen Chbosky

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Friday, May 11, 2012 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

***Please note: The date for this event has changed. ForeverYA will meet on Friday, May 11 @ 7pm***

Standing on the fringes of life...

offers a unique perspective. But there comes a time to see what it looks like from the dance floor.

This haunting novel about the dilemma of passivity vs. passion marks the stunning debut of a provocative new voice in contemporary fiction: The Perks of Being a Wallflower.

ForeverYA: The Fault in Our Stars by John Green

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Saturday, April 14, 2012 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Despite the tumor-shrinking medical miracle that has bought her a few years, Hazel has never been anything but terminal, her final chapter inscribed upon diagnosis. But when a gorgeous plot twist named Augustus Waters suddenly appears at Cancer Kid Support Group, Hazel’s story is about to be completely rewritten.

Eleanor Murphy ForeverYA: The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Saturday, March 10, 2012 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

In the ruins of a place once known as North America lies the nation of Panem, a shining Capitol surrounded by twelve outlying districts. Long ago the districts waged war on the Capitol and were defeated. As part of the surrender terms, each district agreed to send one boy and one girl to appear in an annual televised event called, "The Hunger Games," a fight to the death on live TV. Sixteen-year-old Katniss Everdeen, who lives alone with her mother and younger sister, regards it as a death sentence when she is forced to represent her district in the Games.

Eleanor Murphy ForeverYA: Anna and the French Kiss by Stephanie Perkins

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Saturday, February 11, 2012 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Anna can't wait for her senior year in Atlanta, where she has a good job, a loyal best friend, and a crush on the verge of becoming more. So she's not too thrilled when her father unexpectedly ships her off to boarding school in Paris - until she meets Etienne St. Clair, the perfect boy. The only problem? He's taken, and Anna might be, too, if anything comes of her crush back home. Will a year of romantic near-misses end in the French kiss Anna awaits?

Eleanor Murphy ForeverYA: The Future of Us by Jay Asher

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Friday, January 13, 2012 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

***Please note: The date for this event has changed. ForeverYA will meet on Friday, January 13 @ 7pm***

Murphy ForeverYA Book Club- Daughter of Smoke and Bone by Laini Taylor

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Saturday, December 10, 2011 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Around the world, black handprints are appearing on doorways, scorched there by winged strangers who have crept through a slit in the sky.

In a dark and dusty shop, a devil's supply of human teeth grown dangerously low.

And in the tangled lanes of Prague, a young art student is about to be caught up in a brutal otherwordly war.

Eleanor Murphy ForeverYA Book Club: Hourglass by Myra McEntire

Location: The Nook
Date: Saturday, November 12, 2011 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

One hour to rewrite the past . . . 
 

Eleanor Murphy ForeverYA Book Club: Across the Universe by Beth Revis

Location: Eleanor E. Murphy Branch Library
Date: Saturday, October 8, 2011 - 7:00pm - 8:00pm

Amy is a cryogenically frozen passenger aboard the vast spaceship Godspeed. She expects to awaken on a new planet, 300 years in the future. But fifty years before Godspeed's scheduled landing, Amy's cryo chamber is unplugged, and she is nearly killed.

Now, Amy is caught inside an enclosed world where nothing makes sense. Godspeed's passengers have forfeited all control to Eldest, a tyrannical and frightening leader, and Elder, his rebellious and brilliant teenage heir.

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