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The Teen Zone is your space.  Read, play a board game, use the computers, have a study group, or just chill.  It’s okay.  That’s why we built this place.  We only ask that you follow a few simple rules: Be nice to each other (and to us—thanks!), if you make a mess clean it up, indoor voices, have fun, and...



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Beyond the Teen Zone Border...
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The books, audio-books, movies, anime, comics, manga, and magazines you’re looking for are all right here. 

Don't forget the e-books (text and digital audio).  Looking for the latest teen books in the library?  Check here

Think we need more stuff? Talk back @ refdesk@monterey.org.

Books Brats, A Teen Zone Blog

Find out the latest news in Young Adult literature and stay updated on programs, contests, and events for teens in the library.  Also, find out how strange and maybe even cool your teen librarian is by listening to her opinions and commenting. 


Click on the image below to go to the blog.






Time for College?
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COLLEGE?!?! There’s so much stuff to think about like: money for school, food, apartments; SAT, ACT, moving out.  It can be kind of scary, but check out our College Subject Guide.  You’ll feel a lot better after your see the resources out there for you to grab onto.  


Teen Tech Week 2015


Teen Tech Week 2015 coming soon to a library near you

March 8-15, 2015


If you have any questions, please contact Eboni.

Teens Talk About Books

Because we know you get tired of reading so much blah, blah about how good certain books are, we thought we'd let some teens TELL you how good they are.  Click on the books below to hear what your peers have to say. (The link will take you to the library's YouTube Channel.)

                            

 


If you are a Monterey County Teen and you are interested in participating and making a book review, please contact Eboni at: harris@monterey.org.

Next Big Teen Book Release

The Ruby Circle: A Bloodlines Novel

By: Richelle Mead

The epic conclusion to Richelle Mead's New York Times bestselling Bloodlines series is finally here...

Sydney Sage is an Alchemist, one of a group of humans who dabble in magic and serve to bridge the worlds of humans and vampires. They protect vampire secrets—and human lives.

After their secret romance is exposed, Sydney and Adrian find themselves facing the wrath of both the Alchemists and the Moroi in this electrifying conclusion to Richelle Mead’s New York Times bestselling Bloodlines series. When the life of someone they both love is put on the line, Sydney risks everything to hunt down a deadly former nemesis.  Meanwhile, Adrian becomes enmeshed in a puzzle that could hold the key to a shocking secret about spirit magic, a secret that could shake the entire Moroi world.

  Release Date:  February 10, 2015


  

 

Latest Teen Book(s) to Movie

Hollywood loves taking hit books and trying to make them into blockbuster movies.  Will they succeed or fail with...


Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins

Click here for book trailer.

Click here for movie trailer.

Movie Release Date:  November 21, 2014


 

The Hobbit by JRR Tolkien

Click here for book trailer.

Click here for movie trailer.

Movie Release Date:  December 17, 2014


 

 

Newest DVD Releases in Teen Movies

The latest movies from the silver screen to DVD owned by the Library are right here for you.

 


(Click on images to check their availability!)

 

 

Linda McCabe Memorial Teen Art Wall
Our very own teen art gallery in the Library is now online too