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Celebrate Juneteenth with RPL’s YA Collection

Posted about 7 days ago by Genevievre Gray
Juneteenth marks a very important day in American history. On June 19, 1865, Major General Gordon Granger and around 2,000 Union troops ordered the final enforcement of the Emancipation Proclamation […]
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Celebrating YA LGBTQ+ Voices

Posted about 2 weeks ago by Genevievre Gray
Happy Pride Month from Richmond Public Library! Celebrate by checking out some of our diverse YA books written by LGBTQ+ authors and/or featuring LGBTQ+ main characters.
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The 2021 RPL Teen Reading Challenge

Posted about 3 years ago by Jennifer Deuell
I have a love hate relationship with reading challenges. I tried one in 2019 with mixed results. You can read more about that here. I tend to feel super inspired […]
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YA Books with Jewish Protagonists

Posted about 4 years ago by Jennifer Deuell
I initially set out wanting to write this post about YA Hanukkah books; however, there are not many (or any) of those.  That’s a bummer! If you are a Jewish […]
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