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Banned Books Week September 27- October 3

Banned Books Week 2015 (September 27 to October 3) is highlighting books written for teens. The national book community will highlight books that have faced restrictions in public schools and libraries. Teen literature because it realistically confronts serious issues dominates the most challenged lists of literature. During the last weeks of September Niles teens are […]

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Teen Tournament of Books

NILES TEEN TOURNAMENT OF BOOKS 2015 In celebration of Teen Literature Day, Niles teens picked their favorite 2014 teen fiction books and signed up to participate in a Teen Tournament of Books.  During the late spring and early summer, each teen judge read and reviewed two books and then picked their choice to go on […]

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Fandoms Unite Holiday Tree

Joining in the fun of the Holiday Season, fifteen Niles teens decorated the Niles Library Tree for the 5th Annual Festival of Trees in the Center Court of Golf Mill Shopping Center. The theme for the 2014 library tree, Fandoms Unite, was chosen by the Niles Teen Advisory Board. The teens decked the tree with […]

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Teen Read Month at the Niles Library

Each October, Niles teens celebrate the joy of reading for fun. Check out the display case in the Commons area to view the Teen Advisory Board’s vision of “Turning Dreams into Reality.” What catches the eye (besides the cute Halloween Teddy Bear) are local teen author Joelle Charbonneau’s Young Adult novels. Niles Library has the […]

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