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Naked City: Tales of Urban Fantasy

Naked City

Naomi Novik, Melissa Marr, Peter S. Beagle, Ellen Kushner, Delia Sherman, Holly Black, even an Alex Award-winner — Kit Reed (Thinner than Thou, 2005). All authors that teen fantasy readers know and love, all represented in this story collection. I find that when a teenager becomes obsessed with a certain author, he or she often […]

The Cookie Party Cookbook

Cookie Party Cookbook

Although this book is not aimed at teens, it is easy to imagine them using the recipes at home, with friends, or to impress their peers at the bake sales common to school hallways. They might also enjoy putting together a cookie exchange party during the holidays, or any time of year. You will want […]



When the SLJ Adult Books for High School Students print column came to an end, there was an outcry from librarians lamenting (among other things) the loss of a review source for craft and cookbooks for teens. Today we continue the tradition with Sew! by Cath Kidston, widely recognized for her floral prints. Sew! is […]