Teen Connection Blog

We are a public library full of voracious readers. Library staff use this blog to chronicle those items we have read, watched or listened to.

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I am so excited about two new books that came out within the last couple of weeks! Both books are by authors I really like, and it seems like I have been waiting for both books for almost forever, and they are finally out! <insert excited...

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Book Review: This Savage Song

This Savage Song by Victoria Schwab “Corsai, Corsai, tooth and claw, shadow and bone will eat you raw. Malchai, Malchai, sharp and sly, smile and bite and drink you dry. Sunai, Sunai, eyes like coal, sing you a song and steal your soul. Monsters, monsters, big and...

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Are You Sherlocked?

Yes, the BBC TV show Sherlock is over for another year (or two, or three, or possibly forever - you fellow fans know how that goes) but there are plenty of books you can read to help to tide you over in the meantime. Dial Em for Murder by Marni Bates Study in...

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Ghostly Reads

I don't know about you, but this time of year (specifically right before Halloween) I like to read creepy ghost stories - the creepier the better. Below are some ghost stories that totally creeped me out: The Diviners, Dead Girls of Hysteria Hall, Asylum, and Anna...

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RSS KPL Podcast

  • KPL Podcast August 2019
    The August 2019 podcast for the Kirkwood Public Library features programs services and of course our book and movie recommendations We interview Courtney Flesch our Director of Customer Service who has some fun stories about the library Have your ever wondered what the strangest thing was left in the library dropbox or what people use […]
  • KPL Podcast July 2019
    It that time again The July KPL podcast brings you all the amazing programming that Kirkwood library for adults and youth This month we have a great interview with Dan Sullivan about his work with the library and about his music He recorded in the intro and outro of this podcast for us As always […]
  • KPL Podcast June 2019
    Hello KirkwoodIts already June Learn about all the wonderful program and events planned for the month of June Learn about the Annual Cars and Guitar festival happening right here in Kirkwood Ryan and Jigisha will be discussing their favorite books and movies regarding Fathers day and Pride Month