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Jul 08

Teens Review, SRP Edition: The Selection & Matched

Posted on July 8, 2020 at 12:00 AM by Elizabeth Land

Teens review dystopian fiction

During this year's Summer Reading Program, teens can submit reviews of books they have been reading. Below find our first two reviews, both dystopian young adult fiction. Already read these? Check out our list of readalikes, hand-picked by library staff. To check out the reviews and our readalikes, click on "Continue Reading..." below.

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Jul 03

Adult Summer Reading Suggestions: Contemporary Romance

Posted on July 3, 2020 at 12:00 AM by Elizabeth Land

Imagine Your story Summer Reading Program takes place June 22 through July 31

Summer reading returns to the York County Public Library in June! This year's theme is Imagine Your Story, in which we celebrate all kinds of stories. With that in mind, our librarians have created lists of suggestions of some of our favorite books — both physical and digital — available for you to check out from York County Public Library. We will feature these lists here throughout the month of June.

Contemporary Romance

Today we'll highlight our favorite contemporary romances. These titles center around a romantic plot, are set in present day and appeal to those looking for satisfying and often optimistic endings. To find our top picks, click on "Continue Reading..." below.

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Jul 01

Teen Summer Reading Suggestions: Memoirs & Autobiographies

Posted on July 1, 2020 at 12:00 AM by Elizabeth Land

The 2020 Summer Reading Program theme is Imagine Your Story. Summer reading returns to the York County Public Library in June! This year's theme is Imagine Your Story, in which we celebrate fairy tales, folk tales, fables, mythology, and more. With that in mind, our librarians have created lists of suggestions of some of our favorite books — both physical and digital — available for you to check out from York County Public Library. We will feature these lists here throughout the month of June.

Memoirs & Autobiographies

Today we'll highlight favorite memoirs or autobiographies, which means that these are the real stories of real people. Whether you want to learn about the real-life journey of a scientist, an athlete or a protester, there are titles for every interest. To see our picks, click on "Continue Reading..." below.

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