“When in doubt, go to the library.”

— J.K. Rowling (Harry Potter and the Chamber of Secrets)

Advertisements

A children’s story that can only be enjoyed by children is not a good children’s story in the slightest.

― C.S. Lewis

Winter Reading Adventure Books for YA Readers

Lakeland Library Region’s Winter Reading Adventure is in full swing! If you’re looking for some adventurous books to help you complete the “read 3 books” task, here are some suggestions:

WRA2015

  • Dorothy Must Die by Danielle Page
  • The Maze Runner by James Dashner
  • The Selection by Kiera Cass
  • An Abundance of Katherines by John Green
  • Paper Towns by John Green
  • Clockwork Angel by Cassandra Clare
  • The Ranger’s Apprentice series by John Flanagan
  • Leviathan by Scott Westerfeld
  • Rebel Spring by Morgan Rhodes
  • Fangirl by Rainbow Rowell
  • The Young Elites by Marie Lu
  • Every Day by David Levithan
  • Sabriel by Garth Nix
  • Partials by Dan Wells
  • This Dark Endeavor by Kenneth Oppel
  • Throne of Glass by Sarah J. Maas

WRA_logo_2014

New Manga at the Library

Hey Manga fans! We’ve got two additions to the library’s ever growing Manga collection. We’ve got the much loved Fullmetal Alchemist series for you to delve into as well as volumes 1-12 of Death Note. Whether they are old favorites or you’re reading them for the first time, you can pick them up here at the library.

FADN

We’ve got more series on the way, including one that I’m personally pretty excited about. I won’t tell you which one it is, but I’ll leave you with a big hint. It also an anime, a major motion picture adaptation is in the works, and the series stars these two:

 

Lakeland Library Region’s Winter Reading Adventure Begins in January!

WinterReadingAdventure2014_v2

Go on a reading adventure this winter with the Lakeland Library Region and North Battleford Library. Complete one of the tasks below to enter our prize draw at the end of February. Each activity you complete earns you an entry into the draw.

Activities:

  • Read 3 books
  • Make a collage
  • Write a story or a poem
  • Solve the North Battleford Library’s Book In A Jar mystery

Fun for the whole family!