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Creative Writing For Teens
Writing for and by teens, you can read writing and submit any of your own anonymously or named.

Reading Rants
This site, developed by a Young Adult librarian in New York City, features "out of the ordinary" teen booklists and reviews. For "teens out there who need a good read, but are wondering if there's life after Judy Blume and Gary Paulsen."

Internet Speculative Fiction Database
Dedicated to science fiction and fantasy, this site has book reviews, author interviews, reading lists, and lots of sci-fi related links like magazines, conventions and movies.

Teen Central
Teen Central, the place to get teen help for teen problems. This web site is for teens and by teens. Looking for new options, new ideas, new friends? Got a story to tell, a wrong to right, a teen problem to sort out?

TeenReads.com
Teenreads.com provides features and info about teens' favourite books and series, including interviews with authors. The site provides alphabetical lists of authors and book reviews.

YoungPoets.ca
They have many offerings for poets and teachers of poets, discussion lists, to feature articles, a digital history of Canadian poetry, interactive collaborative poems, even fun and games, bios of young poets, animated poems, and much more.

Favourite Teenage Angst Books
You've stumbled into a celebration of teenage angst and personal discovery. Here, you'll learn about great books for teens, meet interesting authors and other creative folks, and join me in honoring the joys and struggles of our teenage years. Welcome!

How Novel! Canadian Young Adult Literature
A searchable database of Canadian fiction for teens. You'll find cover art, annotations, reviews and publisher information. (Saskatoon Public Library)

YA Books Central
Look here for book reviews, author interviews & bios, press releases and industry news.

See Me 4 Books
Reviews for and by teens of new YA books

Amazon.com Teens
Check out the recommended books, browse teen reads by subject.

Author4Teens.com
A site about contemporary authors whose books explore all aspects of teenage life.

Canadian Library Association - Young Adult Canadian Book Award
Offers a description of this award for teen literature.

CyberTeens Creativity
Allows you to post your poems, stories, essays, artwork and multimedia creations.

Teen Ink
Offers the opportunity for teens to publish their creative work & opinions.

Writes of Passage
A literary organization and outlet for teens who are creative, talented and have something to say.

Comics & Animation

Comics.com
Read comics online and learn more about your favourite strips, from classics like Peanuts and Marmaduke to new and original titles. This site organizes its selections into categories, and even has free comic greeting cards.

No Flying, No Tights
Graphic novel reviews specifically for teens, maintained by a librarian. Includes genre lists, creator index and a list of recommended core titles.

Anime Web Turnpike
Helps you find anime and manga links in a simple and efficient manner.

DC Comics
The official DC Comics web page. Plenty of information about all their titles. Listen to the Superman radio show. Chat, trivia questions, and an Email newsletter.

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  • Call of the Forest Screening
    Local author Diana Beresford-Kroeger will present her documentary with Transition Brockville at 2 p.m. Details.

  • BookMarks Author
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