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Feast of Fools (Morganville Vampires, Book 4), by Rachel Caine

Book Cover of Feast of Fools Vampires and humans coexist peacefully in Morganville, although Claire Danvers is worried after the arrival of Mr. Bishop, an old-fashioned vampire with a sinister agenda.

Tropical Secrets: Holocaust Refugees in Cuba, by Margarita Engle

Book cover of Tropical Secrets Thirteen-year-old Daniel is a German Jewish boy whose parents have sent him to America to escape the Nazis. But his ship is turned away from New York and docks in Cuba, where he must build a new life, with the help of an old Russian Jewish emigre and a young Cuban girl.

I Wanna Be Your Joey Ramone, by Stephanie Kuehnert

Book Cover of I Wanna Be Your Joey 
Ramone Emily Black was raised in a small Wisconsin town by her guitarist dad after her mother ran off. Punk rock is in her blood, and she forms a band that seems destined for success, leading her on a wild ride in an unexpected direction.

News and Events

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Make Waves! A Teen Summer Reading Program
(6th Grade - High School)

This summer "Make Waves" at the Flossmoor Library! Starting June 7th, join other teens as they read towards their book goal. Receive prizes just for signing up! Participants will receive a coupon for The Old Caboose Ice Cream Shoppe, a Beach Party Pass and a chance to win the Grand Prize as they reach their reading goals. For every two books beyond your goal, you'll receive another chance to win. Enter the weekly raffle for even more great prizes!

Movie Poster for Pride

Make Waves at the Movies (Grades 6 - 12)
Helen Wilson Meeting Room - Lower Level
Thursday, July 22 at 2:00 pm: Pride (PG, 109 minutes)

Join us for popcorn, drinks and good movies! Bring a friend. No registration required.

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Teen Craft Time (Grades 6 - 12)
Helen Wilson Meeting Room - Lower Level
Thursday, July 29 at 2:00 pm: Fish on Parade

Decorate your own fish figurine to be displayed in the library. Registration is required and limited.

Percy Jackson

"Where is Percy Jackson?" Game
(For Teens and Their Families)

Read the clues and guess where Percy Jackson is visiting. Pick up the game card at Youth Services beginning June 7. Win a gift basket with family games and snacks. Game ends July 16.

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End of Summer Beach Party (Grades 6 - 12 who complete reading goal)
Monday, August 16

Only for teens who have completed their summer reading goals. Grand Prize drawing for beach tote filled with goodies, plus Wii, indoor beach games, food, prizes and more!

Youth Services Flossmoor Public Library 1000 Sterling Avenue Flossmoor, Illinois 60422 708-798-3600 ext 201