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Month in Review: June 2017

Scriiiiiccchhh… Cut the music! Stop the Presses!  

The most important thing that happened in June?

John green announced his next book!

Turtles All the Way Down will come for us October 10th.

And… on to other news:

What happened in YA this month? Here is a quick round up of featured posts on The Hub and other links to keep you up to date when collecting for your teens.

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At the Hub

  • June 21 Booklist: Pride Month Reading list A great list of 20 YA titles featuring LGBTQIA lives and experiences.
  • 2017 Hub Reading Challenge June Check-in A final check-in for the 2017 reading challenge, with links to the list.  Did you rise to the challenge?
  • June 6 Women in Comics – 2017 Eisner Award Nominees, a great round-up of the many women nominated for the prize.
  • June 5 #QP2018 Nominees: 2 more Quick Pick nominees: Allegedly by Tiffany D. Jackson and Overturned by Lamar Giles, two peeks into the uncertain world of criminal convictions.
  • June 2 Interview with Alex Award winner Ryan North, author of Romeo and/or Juliet, and writer of Adventure Time comics
  • June 1 Five Podcasts to Try for Fans of “Welcome to Night Vale” – Delve into the world of fiction podcasts, a great way to “binge” through your commute.

Books & Reading

Movies & TV

In the News

— Cathy Outten, currently reading The Edge of Everything by Jeff Giles (A fantastic book!)