VB Reads...Y.A. for Adults

 

“I believe that everyone else my age is an adult whereas I am merely in disguise.”

- Margaret Atwood

This is a book group for adults who are tired of always acting like an adult. We will be reading everything and anything across the Young Adult genre. Join Sarah on the second Tuesday of the month at 6:30pm in the writers corner. Come prepared to interact, engage, and rediscover some youthful imagination.

*Authors DO NOT Attend*

 

The Shadows Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780142418727
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Published: Puffin Books - June 14th, 2011

Tuesday, January 9th, 6:30pm

When eleven-year-old Olive and her parents move into the crumbling mansion on Linden Street and find it filled with mysterious paintings, Olive knows the place is creepy--but it isn't until she encounters its three talking cats that she realizes there's something darkly magical afoot. Then Olive finds a pair of antique spectacles ...


Anne of Green Gables Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9781442490000
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Published: Aladdin Paperbacks - January 14th, 2014

Tuesday, February 13th, 6:30pm

When Anne Shirley arrives at Green Gables, she surprises everyone: first of all, she's a girl, even though Marilla Cuthbert and her brother Matthew specifically asked for an orphan boy to help around the farm. And second of all, she's not just any girl: she has bright red hair, a wild imagination, and can talk a mile a minute.


The Perilous Gard Cover Image
By Richard J. Cuffari (Illustrator)
$8.99
ISBN: 9780618150731
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Published: Houghton Mifflin - October 29th, 2001

Tuesday, March 13th, 6:30pm

In 1558, while exiled by Queen Mary Tudor to a remote castle known as Perilous Gard, young Kate Sutton becomes involved in a series of mysterious events that lead her to an underground world peopled by Fairy Folk--whose customs are even older than the Druids' and include human sacrifice.


The Dark Is Rising Cover Image
$7.99
ISBN: 9780689829833
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Published: Aladdin Paperbacks - October 1st, 1999

Tuesday, April 10th, 6:30pm

On his 11th birthday, Will Stanton learns that he is the last born of the Old Ones. At once, he is plunged into a quest for the six magical Signs that will one day aid in the final battle between the Dark and Light.


Red Rising: Book 1 of the Red Rising Saga Cover Image
$16.00
ISBN: 9780345539809
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Published: Del Rey Books - July 15th, 2014

Tuesday, May 8th, 6:30pm

Darrow is a Red, a member of the lowest caste in the color-coded society of the future. Like his fellow Reds, he works all day, believing that he and his people are making the surface of Mars livable for future generations. But Darrow and his kind have been betrayed. Soon he discovers that humanity reached the surface generations ago. Vast cities and lush wilds spread across the planet. Darrow--and Reds like him--are nothing more than slaves to a decadent ruling class.