Teens’ Space

NEW BOOKS IN!cress

CRESS by Marissa Meyer (third book in The Lunar Chronicles)

 

eye of minds

 

The Eye of Minds (new series by author of The Maze Runner.)

 

 

Welcome to the Kensington Public Library Teens’ Space!

Here you’ll find links to all kinds of information of interest to teens.

TEEN BOOK AWARDS 2013-2014

2014 Isinglass Award Nominees!

Enclave, by Ann Aguirre
Witchlanders, by Lena Coakley
In a Heartbeat, by Loretta Ellsworth
Losing It, by Erin Fry
The Warrior’s Heart, by Eric Greitens
Origin, by Jessica Khoury
Insignia, by S.J. Kincaid
Crazy Dangerous, by Andrew Klavan
The Killing Sea, by Richard Lewis
Throne of Glass, by Sarah Maas
Cinder, by Marissa Meyer
Ghost of Graylock, by Dan Poblocki
Auracle, by Gina Rosati
Revolution 19, by Gregg Rosenblum
Endangered, by Eliot Schrefer

The winner of the 2013 Isinglass Award was Divergent by Veronica Roth.

2014 Flume Award Nominees !

The 2014 nominees are:

Across the Universe – Beth Revis
Ask the Passengers – A. S. King
Code Name Verity – Elizabeth Wein
Death Cloud – Andy Lane
The Fault in Our Stars – John Green
Heist Society – Ally Carter
Monument 14 – Emmy Laybourne
Raven Boys – Maggie Stiefvater
Ready Player One – Ernest Cline
Shadows on the Moon – Zoe Marriott

The winner of the 2013 Flume Award was Divergent by Veronica Roth.

Read ‘em now so you can vote for the winner next April!

 

 

 

Homework Help

General

Ebsco Magazine Article Search Ultra – School Edition

Multnomah County Library Homework Center Multnomah County Library in Oregon has links to all kinds of homework help websites on their homework center page.

Math

Webmathl Webmath lets you enter a specific math problem and shows you how to get the answer.

Math.com Math.com includes help with basic math, algebra, geometry, trigonometry, and calculus.

English

Purdue Online Writing Lab This site contains resources for students in grades 7-12 on topics like writing research papers and avoiding plagiarism.

GrammarBook.com Not sure which punctuation mark to use? This site offers help with the rules of punctuation, grammar, capitalization, and more.

Science

Science Buddies You’ll find ideas for science fair projects here as well as information about careers in science.

Whole Frog Project This site includes an award-winning  virtual frog dissection kit.

Cells Alive! Try out the cell puzzles and cell cams!