You love books, we love books! Roselle Teen Scene has the latest in teen lit. Browse our shelves for fantasy, science fiction, mystery and romance. Check out the Graphic Novels and Manga. There is something for everyone!.
Look in the Library Catalog
Find Your Next Read...
- NoveList (In-Library link) (at home link)
NoveList is the ultimate readers' advisory web page. Find a favorite author, story, or style; browse lists of award-winning titles; read articles and interviews; and find read-alikes. Great for finding the order of books in series.
- NoveList K-8 (In-Library link) (at home link).
Like NoveList above, but aimed at kids through 8th grade.
Download eBooks and eAudiobooks
The Teen eReading Room is part of the Library's eMediaLibrary downloadable service, including eBooks and eAudiobooks selected especially for teens. Access this collection any time, anywhere you have an Internet connection. Download titles to your computer or mobile device.
Note: eMediaLibrary eBooks are available for Kindle, iPad and iPhone, Nook and many other devices! See if your deivce is compatible.
- eRead Illinois
eRead Illinois is a new state-wide downloadable eBook service supported by the Illinois Secretary of State through the Illinois State Library.
(Note: If the hold list is long on eMediaLibrary, check for the same title on eRead Illinois. The title may be avaiable to check out, or at least have a much shorter wait!)
Websites for Book Lovers
The largest social book discovery and recommendation site for readers in the world. Users recommend books, compare what they are reading, keep track of what they've read and would like to read, find their next favorite book, form book clubs and much more.
LibraryThing is an online service to help people catalog their books easily. You can access your catalog from anywhere—even on your mobile phone. Because everyone catalogs together, LibraryThing also connects people with the same books, comes up with suggestions for what to read next, and so forth.
Shelfari, powered by Amazon.com, is a community-powered encyclopedia for book lovers.
Members create a virtual bookshelf, discover new books, connect with friends and learn more about their favorite books – all for free.