Books for Teens

By Hook or By Rook

Rook by Sharon Cameron, 2015 – Imagine a post-apocalyptic world where an eco-disaster turns technology on its head and sends the human race back into an eerily 17th century French Terror realm. The Sunken City, formally Paris, is governed by a regime actively imprisoning any revolutionaries who seek to hoard ...Read More

Books for Veterans Day

Friday, November 11, Veterans Day honors those who served in the United States Armed Forces, and Prescott Public Library has great books for all ages that pay tribute to our military and also resources for veterans.  Here is a partial list of some titles on the subject. Our staff at ...Read More

Would you rather be Elsewhere?

The Books of Elsewhere—The Shadows, by Jacqueline West It’s summer and Olive Dunwoody has just moved into a gigantic but not-new house with her decidedly not-hip mom and dad. Mom and dad work at the local university and think math is the height of both romance and entertainment. Olive loves ...Read More

Solving a Murder: It’s Elementary!

A Study in Charlotte by Brittany Cavallaro, 2016- Clue #1: She is a descendent of a great detective. Clue #2: At the age of ten she assisted Scotland Yard in recovering three million pounds worth of stolen diamonds. Clue #3: Her best friend is the descendent of a prolific literary ...Read More