Do you have a shiny new tablet or ereader? Do you know that you can get ebooks from the library? Check out these titles that are warming up cold winter days for teens and adults alike.
Jepp, Who Defied the Stars, Katherine Marsh
A wonderfully written, gripping novel about Jepp, a 15 year old court dwarf living in 16thcentury Spain. Tired of being dinnertime entertainment for the Queen and her Court as well as experiencing many cruelties, Jepp yearns to take charge of his own fate and that of the girl he loves. But can fate be changed, especially one determined by one’s stars?
Four Secrets, Margaret Wiley
In a juvenile detention center for kidnapping a school bully, three middle school girls are asked to keep a journal by their social worker. Their deeply held secrets slowly unfold , shaping not just what happened in the past, but who they are and what their futures might be.