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Archive for July 2008

San Diego Comic-Con 2008!

July 29, 2008

As some of you know I spent last weekend in San Diego surrounded by comics, manga, movies, and people in costume! It was a blast! I saw a lot of crazy things and brought home some super goodies for you all!! Some will be given out as prizes for Teen Read Week, some will be […]

Take the Two-Mile Challenge!

July 28, 2008

Do you walk or ride your bike to the library? If you do take a look at this map to see all the other parks, shops, and stores that you could ride to on your bike. Two Mile Map You can even add destinations and reviews of your favorite places on 2milechallenge.com The library’s address […]

Teen Review: Twilight

July 24, 2008

Title: Twilight Author: Stephenie Meyer What type of book is this? Fantasy, Drama, Teen Romance Review by: Ashley C. Summarize the book (without giving away the ending): Seventeen year old Isabella Swan or Bella as she likes it, moved from sunny Arizona to rainy Forks, Washington to live with her father, Charlie. All the things […]

Teen Review: Blood and Chocolate

July 24, 2008

Title: Blood and Chocolate Author: Annette Klause What type of book is this? Ya romance-y novel Summarize the book (without giving away the ending): Vivian falls for a human boy but she is a werewolf. Its against her way to fall in love but she finds she cant help herself. When she accidentally did a […]

Teen Review: Queste

July 24, 2008

Title: Septimus Heap: Queste Author: Angie Sage What type of book is this? Fantasy Review by: Luke King, 18 Summarize the book (without giving away the ending): In the fourth installment of the Septimus Heap series, Septimus and his friends trek ¬†through the forests and other dimensions in order to bring his brother, Nikko, back […]

Breaking Dawn Release Party!!!

July 21, 2008

Okay Twilight Fans, we’ve got fantastic news for you! We were lucky enough to receive 1 of only 100 kits filled with fun fan stuff for a Breaking Dawn Release Party! We have buttons, stickers, a DVD with the Movie Trailer, and fun trivia questions!! They also sent us a CD Rom game to find […]

Teen Review: Marked: A House of Night Novel

July 16, 2008

Review by: Christian Graves, 17 Title: Marked: A House Of Night Novel Author: P. C. Cast What type of book is this? Vampire, Romance, Adventure Summarize the book (without giving away the ending): Zoey Is your average hish school student. She has boy troubles, Heath to be specific, and other things to worry about like […]

Get Caught Checking Out!

July 16, 2008

The next 20 teens to check out a YA book using the self-check machine in the Children’s Department will receive a reusable green bag that says “Reduce, Reuse, Recycle” and has the Lake County logo.

Essay Contest Winners Announced

July 11, 2008

The Friends of the Leesburg Library hosted an essay contest and gave away cash prizes to the winners. Read the essays from first, second, and third place, by clicking on the link. Winning Essays from High Schoolers Essays from Middle Schoolers