Monday, August 18, 2014

New Titles

Check out the new Young Adult books!

Fates, by Lanie Bross
House of Ivy and Sorrow, by Natalie Whipple
Manor of Secrets, by Katherine Longshore
I Kill the Mockingbird, by Paul Acampora
Killer Instinct, by S.E. Green
Indelible, by Shawn Metcalf
Cloak of the Light, by Chuck Black
Relativity, by Cristin Bishara
Deception, by C.J. Redwine
Horde, by Ann Aguirre
Jessie Elliot Is a Big Chicken, by Elise Gravel
Conversion, by Katherine Howe
Little Bighorn, by John Hough, Jr.
Two Soldiers, by Roslund Hellstro
The Independent Wife, by Linda Howard
Done to Death, by Charles Atkins
The Art of Secrets, by James Klise
Bad Luck Girl, by Sarah Zettel
Across a War-Tossed Sea, by L.M. Elliott
Brazen, by Katherine Longshore

Monday, June 16, 2014

Teen Crafts: Flip-Flop Decoration

Take a look at the awesome flip-flops the teens decorated on Saturday!

Supplies for this craft:
1 pair of flip flops
Duct tape
Other decorations (string, jewels, etc.)

Thursday, June 12, 2014

Pixel Art

Pixel Art by the GCL Teens!



Minecraft Pickaxe

 Minecraft Picture Frame



Piranha Plant



 TMNT Donatello

Zelda Hearts

Thursday, April 24, 2014

New YA Books!

Check out our latest titles:

Her Dark Curiosity, by Megan Shepherd
Breaking Glass, by Lisa Amowitz
The Uprising, by Lisa M. Stasse
Extracted, by Sherry D. Ficklin & Tyler H. Jolley
Tsarina, by J. Nelle Patrick
Yaqui Delgado Wants to Kick Your Ass, by Meg Medina
Screaming at the Ump, by Audrey Vernick
Divided We Fall, by Trent Reedy
Perfect Lies, by Kiersten White
Dangerous, by Shannon Hale
The Tyrant's Daughter, by J. C. Carleson
Zombie Tag, by Hannah Moskowitz
The Secret Side of Empty, by Maria E. Andreu
The Sound of Letting Go, by Stasia Ward Kehoe
The City of Death, by Sarwat Chadda
Dead Ends, by Erin Jade Lange
Undefeated, by M.J. McIsaac
The Edge of Falling, by Rebecca Serle
Back Before Dark, by Tim Shoemaker
Big Time, by Tom Ryan
The Story of Owen, by E.K. Johnston
Panic, by Lauren Oliver
The Moment Before, by Suzy Vitello

Thursday, March 13, 2014

March: New Titles!

Check out our new YA titles!
Havoc, by Jeff Sampson
Afterglow, by Karsten Knight
Out of Nowhere, by Maria Padian
Meet Me at the River, Nina de Gramont
Chasing Shadows, by Swati Avasthi
The True Tale of the Monster Billy Dean, telt by hisself, by David Almond
Perfect Ruin, by Lauren DeStefano
Killer of Enemies, by Joseph Bruchac
Runner, by Carl Deuker
The Darkest Path,  by Jeff Hirsch
Spoils, by Tammer Stein
Twinmaker,  by Sean Williams
The Living by Matt De La Pena
Fake ID by Lamar Giles
Fairest: An Unfortunate Fairy Tale Book 2 by Chanda Hahn
No Place by Todd Strasser
Last Sacrifice: A Vampire Academy Novel, by Richelle Mead
The Engelsfors Trilogy: The Circle, by Sara B. Elfgren

Stop by the library to check out your copy today!

Friday, January 24, 2014

QR Codes!

 Check Out the QR Codes!

The Garland County Library has begun placing QR codes onto Young Adult library books. Once scanned, these QR codes will link the patron to the book trailer for each particular title. Teens will be able to watch the book trailer on their phones and tablets via YouTube  and the patrons will able able to decide whether or not they are interested in reading the book prior to checkout.

        QR stands for Quick Response and the codes have been used by many businesses to advertise their products. The QR scanner app can be easily downloaded to any smartphone or tablet at no cost to the user. Patrons can simply download the app in the Apple App Store or Google Play Store on their smartphones or tablets. 

        For more information on the QR codes and any Young Adult programs happening at the library, please call 501-623-4161 or 501-922-4483. The library program calendar can also be accessed at or scan the QR code below:

Wednesday, December 18, 2013

Happy Holidays

Happy Holidays 
from the Garland County Library!

The Garland County Library will be closed on 
Tuesday, December 24th 
Wednesday, December 25th 
for the Christmas Holiday.  Patrons can still renew items, place holds and check out ebooks and downloadable audiobooks from our website: