Blog Posts tagged: teen

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StoryCon, the Free Creative Conference for Teens, is Back!

StoryCon, Scotland's biggest creative writing & illustration get-together for 13 - 19 year olds, is back for summer 2017. Learn more and book your place!

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Bibliotherapy: Books to Help You Cope With Teens

Has your formerly sweet child turned into a bewildering stranger? Here are some books to help you cope and understand what they're going through

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Teen Book of the Month: Concentr8

Check out this month's teen book recommendation, a gritty and urban read by YA author, William Sutcliffe.

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Teens' Book of the Month: Did I Mention I Love You?

Find out about Scottish teen author Estelle Maskame and her new novel in the DIMILY trilogy, Did I Mention I Love You?

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6 Teens' and Children's Books to Read This Summer

Searching for something to read over the summer? Check out our Learning Team's top picks!

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Teens' Book of the Month: Minty

A debut author makes a splash this month

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Great Books to Read Once You've Played the Video Game

Video games can be a springboard to reading, so check out Matt Whyman's top 5 reads

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Play On: A Defence of Video Games

Games offer a brilliant introduction to stories, argues teen writer Matt Whyman

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Cli-fi: The Fiction of Climate Change

How climate change is impacting teen fiction

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Five Things: tips for YA Writing

Valuable advice from writing guru Nicola Morgan

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