WCPL Teens

The designated Tumblr page dedicated to the Teen's of the West Chester Public Library!!
Come hang out at the WCPL from 3:30 to 5:00 every Tuesday! wcpubliclibrary.org
Posts We Like
Who We Follow

powells:

What’s the creepiest book you’ve ever read?

biblioboard:

mrcplteens:

tastefullyoffensive:

Watching a movie adaptation. [via]

…Accurate. Painfully, totally accurate.

Truuuue.

biblioboard:

mrcplteens:

tastefullyoffensive:

Watching a movie adaptation. [via]

…Accurate. Painfully, totally accurate.

Truuuue.

(via eclecticlbrary)

Check out the fort we made today!  Lots of scary stories were told in here while we munched on some s’mores!

yalsa-ttt:

Hunger Games actress Willow Shields (Primrose Everdeen) invites you to celebrate Teen Read Week™ and Turn Dreams into Reality @ your library, October 12-18, 2014. 

www.ala.org/teenread

Will you be celebrating?

(via yalsa-ttt)

art-of-storytelling:

Books and stories to get you in the mood for Halloween

Classics

  • “The Legend of Sleepy Hollow” by Washington Irving
  •  The Call of Cthulu and Other Weird Stories by H.P. Lovecraft
  • The Complete Tales and Poems of Edgar Allan Poe
  • Frankenstein by Mary Shelley
  • The Strange Case of Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde by Robert Louis Stevenson
  • Dracula by Bram Stoker

Newer Classics

  • The Halloween Tree by Ray Bradbury
  • Hannibal Lecter novels by Thomas Harris

Red Dragon
The Silence of the Lambs
Hannibal
Hannibal Rising

  • The Haunting of Hill House by Shirley Jackson
  • Wicked and Son of a Witch by Gregory Maguire
  • The Crucible by Arthur Miller
  • The Vampire Chronicles by Anne Rice

Halloween-Themed

  • Gods of The Nowhere: A Novel of Halloween by James Tipper
  • Tales From Dark Places: The Halloween Collection by D.C. Rogers

Horror

  • The Exorcist by William Peter Blatty
  • House of Leaves by Mark Z. Danielewski
  • Heart-Shaped Box by Joe Hill
  • Rosemary’s Baby by Ira Levin
  • Hell House by Richard Matheson

Stephen King

  • Carrie
  • It
  • The Shining
  • The Mist
  • Cujo
  • Pet Sematary
  • Misery

Witches

  • The Witch’s Daughter by Paula Brackston
  • Stardust by Neil Gaiman
  • A Discovery of Witches by Deborah Harkness
  • Witch & Wizard by James Patterson
  • Macbeth by William Shakespeare
  • The Witch of Blackbird Pond by Elizabeth George Speare
  • Witch Child by Ceila Rees

Vampires

  • Anita Blake, Vampire Hunter Series by Laurell K. Hamilton
  • Dead Witch Walking by Kim Harrison
  • ‘Salem’s Lot by Stephen King
  • Let the Right One In by John Ajvide Lindqvist
  • The Strain Trilogy by Guillermo de Toro and Chuck Hogan

Zombies

  • World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks
  • Newsflesh Trilogy by Mira Grant
  • Cell by Stephen King
  • Warm Bodies by Isaac Marion
  • I am Legend by Richard Matheson
  • Plague of the Dead by Z.A. Recht
  • Zombie Fallout Series by Mark Tufo

Young Adult

  • Vampire Academy Series by Richelle Mead
  • The Wolves of Mercy Falls Series by Maggie Stiefvater
  • Anna Dressed in Blood by Kendare Blake
  • Graveyard Queen Series by Amanda Stevens
  • I Know What You Did Last Summer by Lois Duncan
  • New England Witch Chronicles by Chelsea Bellinger
  • The Vanishing Game by Kate Kae Meyers

(via eclecticlbrary)

weneeddiversebooks:

diversityinya:

Source: Diversify Your YA Contemporary Reads: A Flowchart by Summer Khaleq (The Hub)

A diverse contemporary flow chart? We like! We’ll be debuting our We Need Diverse Books YA Flowchart on Monday!

torteen:

yalsa-ttt:

Say it ain’t so! Teen Read Week™ starts this coming Sunday, October 12, 2014 and runs through Saturday, October 18, 2014!
Don’t forget to share your “Turn Dreams into Reality” stories and images via our Teen Read Week site! http://teenreadweek.ning.com/
What ways are you celebrating?

Teen Read Week is almost here!

torteen:

yalsa-ttt:

Say it ain’t so! Teen Read Week™ starts this coming Sunday, October 12, 2014 and runs through Saturday, October 18, 2014!

Don’t forget to share your “Turn Dreams into Reality” stories and images via our Teen Read Week site!

http://teenreadweek.ning.com/

What ways are you celebrating?

Teen Read Week is almost here!

weneeddiversebooks:

The reveal for Ilene Wong Gregorio’s debut NONE OF THE ABOVE! A fantastic cover along with blurbs from Jacqueline Woodson and details on how the Balzer+Bray design team came up with the concept for the cover. We love it! Hope you will too.