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*


Graceling Cover Image
ISBN: 9780547258300
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Published: Graphia Books - September 7th, 2009

Tuesday, September 12th, 6:30pm

With elegant, evocative prose and a cast of unforgettable characters, a debut author creates a mesmerizing medieval world, a death-defying adventure, and a heart-racing romance that is sure to captivate readers.

Feed Cover Image
ISBN: 9780763662622
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Published: Candlewick Press (MA) - July 17th, 2012

Tuesday, October 10th, 6:30pm

Identity crises, consumerism, and star-crossed teenage love in a futuristic society where people connect to the Internet via feeds implanted in their brains. This new edition contains new back matter and a refreshed cover. A National Book Award finalist.

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ISBN: 9780786852550
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Published: Hyperion Books for Children - May 12th, 2004

Tuesday, November 14th, 6:30pm

Set in modern-day London, this first book in a gripping new trilogy introduces young magician's apprentice Nathaniel. Humiliated by a hotshot wizard, Nathaniel summons the not-so-tame djinni, Bartimaeus, and sends him to steal the Amulet of Samarkand.

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ISBN: 9780689852237
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Published: Simon Pulse - May 2004

Tuesday, December 12th, 6:30pm

To most people around him, Matt is not a boy, but a beast. As Matt struggles to understand his existence, he is threatened by sinister characters in this National Book Award winner.