50 Most Popular YA Books of 2016
Jan20

50 Most Popular YA Books of 2016

Divergent tops the list of most borrowed Young Adult (YA) books for 2016 from Cockburn Libraries. For the first time in five years,  The hunger games isn’t number one. Veronica...

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50 Most Popular YA Books of 2015
Jan29

50 Most Popular YA Books of 2015

The hunger games tops the list of most borrowed Young Adult (YA) books for 2015. For the fourth year in a row,  The hunger games is the most borrowed YA book from Cockburn Libraries, with the other...

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Journey to the Paper Towns, a trip by John Green
Mar21

Journey to the Paper Towns, a trip by John Green

Coming July 16 is the movie adaptation of John Green’s Paper Towns which is very exciting as we love his books here at the library. A couple of years ago Steph, who has left us to be a...

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50 Most Borrowed Young Adult Novels of 2013
Jan16

50 Most Borrowed Young Adult Novels of 2013

Last year we included Young Adult fiction with the Adult fiction, but this year we’ve put it in its own list. We posted this last week on our Kids’blog, but, in case you missed it,...

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Tomorrow When the War Began – Book Review
Nov21

Tomorrow When the War Began – Book Review

Tomorrow When the War Began It was written by John Marsden and it’s also a movie.  When I first heard of this book series, I was in my English class in 2012. We were made to read it and when I...

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