Anda loves Coarsegold Online, the MMO role-playing game that she spends most of her free time on. (Read more...)
It's a place where she can be a leader, a fighter, a hero. It's a place where she can meet people from all over the world and make friends.
Things become a lot more complicated when Anda befriends a gold farmer, a poor Chinese kid whose avatar in the game illegally collects valuable objects and then sells them to players from developed countries with money to burn. This behavior is strictly against the rules in Coarsegold, but Anda soon comes to realize that questions of right and wrong are a lot less straightforward when a real person's livelihood is at stake.
During a semester in the wilderness, sixteen-year-old Sib expects the tough outdoor education program and the horrors of dorm life; but friendship, drama, and love that gets complicated? These will take some navigating. (Read more...)
New girl Lou has zero interest in fitting in, or joining in. Still reeling from a loss that occurred almost a year ago, she just wants to be left alone. But as she witnesses a betrayal unfolding around Sib and her best friend Holly, Lou canít help but be drawn back into the land of the living.
A collection of the journals, fiction, letters, and sketches of the late Esther Grace Earl, who passed away in 2010 at the age of 16. (Read more...)
Photographs and essays by family and friends will help to tell Esther's story along with an introduction by award-winning author John Green who dedicated his #1 bestselling novel The Fault in Our Stars to her.
Food for Finespromotion during the month of February. If you have outstanding library fines, you can receive forgiveness. (Read More.)Simply bring non-perishable food items to the library in February, to be donated to a local food bank. For each complete item you bring in, we'll knock a dollar off your fines. (Please note that we cannot accept outdated items, damaged or opened items, partial items, items not labeled for individual resale or missing portions of their packaging, etc. All donated food must be in a condition suitable for distribution.)
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