corner view of young adult area, stacks of books

The Young Adult room is located on the top floor of the Conant Public Library. Our collection is tailored towards teens and includes fiction, audiobooks, and graphic novels. Young Adult Non-fiction is located on the bottom floor of the library with the Adult Non-fiction collection.

For more information on Young Adult Services, please contact Angela Cote at 978-422-6409 or acote@cwmars.org. 



a group of children on a raft floating towards an eerie island with text 'middle school book club - october 15th'
 
Youth in grades 5 through 8 are invited to attend Middle School Book Club! We will be reading The Darkdeep by Ally Condie & Brendan Reichs for the meeting on Tuesday, October 15th at 6:30 pm, where participants will enjoy a book discussion and themed activity. Copies of the book are available at the library for check out. Registration is required.


members of 'toe jam puppet band performing before a crowd and text 'toe jam puppet band - october 18th'
 
New date! Jam out with Toe Jam Puppet Band! We will be sponsoring a free concert on Friday, October 18th at 6:30 pm at the First Church in Sterling. The Toe Jam Puppet Band is a hands-on children’s entertainment group that encourages both kids and adults to get up, dance and sing along! All ages are invited to attend. No registration is required. Originally part of the Sterling Department of Recreation's Summer Concert series.


a frightfully cute bunch of ghostly bananas with text 'spooky kids cook! - october 18th'
 
Craving a sweet, spine-tingling treat? Youth in grades 3 and up are invited to join us for Spooky Kids Cook & Scary Stories on Thursday, October 24th at 1:30 pm. Participants will check out a Halloween-themed cookbook at the library, prepare a recipe at home, and then bring it to the meeting where we will sample all of the spooky dishes while reading tales filled with creatures that go bump in the night. Registration is required.


Hot New YA Releases!

covers of hot new young adult fiction releases (titles listed below)

I'm Not Dying with You Tonight by Kimberly Jones & Gilly Segal
American Royals by Katharine McGee
Brave Face by Shaun David Hutchinson
Frankly in Love by David Yoon (out on September 10th)
Permanent Record by Mary H.K Choi
Wilder Girls by Rory Power
The Hive by Barry Lyga & Morgan Baden
Wayward Son by Rainbow Rowell (out on September 24th)