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Innovative Women in History

Posted about 4 months ago by Meldon Jenkins-Jones
INVENTIVE WOMEN IN HISTORY According to the old proverb, “Necessity is the Mother of Invention,” and Mothers of invention have frequently been women. Throughout March, Women’s History Month, Richmond Public […]
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By Teens, For Teens – Pride and Prejudice & Cinder (the Lunar Chronicles Series)

Posted about 4 months ago by Jennifer Deuell
Welcome back for this week’s installment of By Teens, For Teens! This time we feature both an old classic and a newer classic. Isabelle R., age 16 shares her review […]
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By Teens, For Teens – The Scarlet Letter & The Andromeda Strain

Posted about 4 months ago by Jennifer Deuell
This week we have two new book reviews from VolunTEEN David G., age 14. One older classic and one newer classic, these reviews will have you rushing to the library […]
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Read a #booktok rec — 2022 RAD Reading Challenge for Teens

Posted about 5 months ago by Jennifer Deuell
Welcome back to another month of the RAD Reading Challenge, RPL style! If you missed my prior posts, you can find the intro post here and last’s month’s prompt to […]
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HARRIET TUBMAN, INSPIRING AMERICAN HERO

Posted about 5 months ago by Meldon Jenkins-Jones
Harriet Tubman (c. 1820-1822 – March 10, 1913) is an icon of courage, a true American hero. Born Araminta “Minty” Ross, she was enslaved at birth in Maryland. In 1849 […]
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By Teens, For Teens – Red Wolf & The Hunger Games

Posted about 5 months ago by Jennifer Deuell
In this By Teens, For Teens blog post, we have two teen contributions. Magdalena W., age 12 reviews Red Wolf by Rachel Vincent, a dark fantasy where creatures of the […]
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Black History Month

Posted about 5 months ago by Nico D'Archangel
Posted in Book Reviews
While February is Black History Month, (celebrated in the U.S., Canada, and the U.K.) black history can and should be learned/taught/acknowledged all year round by everyone. It’s about honoring the […]
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By Teens, For Teens – Sherlock Holmes Read-Alikes

Posted about 5 months ago by Jennifer Deuell
Welcome back to our By Teens, For Teens blog series! Apologies that it’s been awhile since our last post. We hope you’ve been reading some awesome books during the wait. […]
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Read a Graphic Novel — 2022 RAD Reading Challenge for Teens

Posted about 6 months ago by Jennifer Deuell
Welcome back! I hope my intro post to this year’s RAD Reading Challenge has you all excited and ready to dive in! I’m starting out my challenge with the first […]
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A New You in 2022

Posted about 6 months ago by Meldon Jenkins-Jones
So, we’ve come through well over a year of quarantine. It has become clear that physical health, including astrong immune system, is very important. This is a good time to revisit, […]
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