Best Ever Teen Fiction List from NPR

Posted on Wednesday, September 12, 2012 by ThatLibraryLady

This summer, National Public Radio ran a Best-Ever Teen Fiction poll. Unsurprisingly, they had a tremendous response with 75,220 people responding with their favorite titles. The panelists narrowed down the list and NPR audience voted for their top one hundred titles. The number one favorite on the list is the Harry Potter series. Did your favorite make it to the list? More surprising is the . . . more »

A British police procedural with a supernatural twist

Posted on Wednesday, September 5, 2012 by ThatLibraryLady

Midnight Riot London Probationary Constable Peter Grant is new on the job. Instead of an assignment with the prestigious murder squad, he gets assigned to the Case Progression Unit and a desk job. Then he runs into a witness to murder who happens to be a ghost. This brings him to the attention of Chief Investigator Thomas Nightingale, the last registered wizard in Britain, who takes him . . . more »