Expendable? I don't think so!

Posted on Wednesday, August 29, 2012 by Kelly_TeenLib

The Expendables When it comes to action heroes the 80's/90's were in a class of their own. Gone were the days of the lithe and limber swashbucklers such as Errol Flynn, in their place were muscle bound hunks who delivered their catch-phrases with a dead-pan expression. I admit that I watched my share of action movies. Arnold Schwarzenegger's sunglasses clad Terminator coupled with Linda Hamilton's kick-ass Mom-saving-the-world . . . more »

Get Ready for Guild Wars 2

Posted on Wednesday, August 22, 2012 by Kelly_TeenLib

Wizard's First Rule The gaming world can rejoice next week when Guild Wars 2 finally goes 'live'. Expected to make a dramatic entry in to the MMORPG category, Guild Wars 2 continues with its subscription-free model and offers itself as a serious contender to World of Warcraft. Guild Wars 2 is promising to deliver a customized personal story arc alongside a fully interactive social game, with dynamic world . . . more »

Backyard BBQ

Posted on Wednesday, August 15, 2012 by Kelly_TeenLib

America's Best Ribs: Tips And Recipes For Easy, Lip-Smacking, Pull-Off-The-Bone, Pass-The-Sauce, Championship-Quality BBQ Ribs At Home (Plu It's August and the weather is fine in the South Bay. It's exactly the right temperature to encourage me to drag out my Weber Kettle and try my hand at some backyard BBQ. That's Barbecue - low and slow. It's a long (yet delicious) path to the the perfect ribs. I like to experiment with applewood and hickory, different bastes, sauces and brines. Experimentation is . . . more »

NPR's 100 Best-Ever Teen Books

Posted on Wednesday, August 8, 2012 by Kelly_TeenLib

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone The votes are in! NPR has released the results of its poll on Teen literature. Take a look at the results of the '100 Best-Ever Teen Novels'. Harry Potter is leading the charge with the number one spot. There are some classics in there, and a few that I didn't expect (Ok, so there's some I don't think deserve to be on the list... ). . . . more »