Teen Services Blog

  • Best Young Adult Books of 2013

    I, the Young Adult Librarian, cannot read every young adult novel published in a year. These are my favorite books from all the books published within the past twelve months that I have read.  Books are listed in alphabetical order by title unless an author has written more than one book on the list. I will do my best not to spoil things. However, some of the books are sequels, and I assume some knowledge of previous books.

  • Want to see Frozen? Try these other Snow Queen retellings.


    Disney's new movie Frozen based on the fairy tale "The Snow Queen" arrives in theaters this Thanksgiving. If you are a fan of this story, you might like these other retellings of the tale.

    Juvenile Fiction

  • New Graphic Novel Series on Order

    These graphic novel and manga series will be added to Glenside's collection. You may place your hold on these titles.

    K-On! High School

    K-On! High School

  • Spooky Reads for Halloween

    Try these spooky teen reads to get you in the Halloween spirit.

    Asylum by Madeline Roux

    Asylum by Madeline Roux

  • Teen Read Week Activities

    Teen Read Week (October 13-19) celebrates teens and reading. The Glenside Public Library will have a variety of programs and activities during the week.


    October 14-17

    Advanced reading copies of young adult books will be available in the Teen Area.

    Guess the Book Cover contest will be held every day after school on the library's FaceBook page


    Monday, October 14

    Stop Motion Workshop for grades 4-8 from 2:30-4 PM. Register now.

    Chess Club for grades 9-12 6:30 PM