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After-School Oasis

Need a place to hang out after school?  Play a tabletop game, make a craft, or browse for teen materials in our Teen Area.  If you want a quiet place to study, read, or do homework, try the Teen Area, a work table in our media room (designated as a quiet space), or request a Study Room at the Main Desk.

Don't forget to check out our new teen releases in books, DVDs, and video games!


Spotlight on New Titles - October 2019

Ghosts of the Shadow Market

Ghosts of the Shadow Market by Cassandra Clare and others

A collection of ten short stories, some of which were previously available online, that follow Jem Carstairs as he travels through the many Shadow Markets around the world, searching for a relic from his past. Grades 9-12


Love & Luck


In order to fix their shattered sibling relationship--and Addie's broken heart--Addie and Ian take a road trip across Ireland filled with unexpected detours and a stop at a major musical festival. Grades 8-12



 The Missing Seaon

The Missing Season by Gillian French

Disregarding an urban legend about a marsh monster believed responsible for the disappearances of local kids, town newcomer Clara begins questioning the motives of her friends and her own judgment amid the mounting tensions of a Halloween prank war. Grades 9-12


Patron Saints of Nothing

Patron Saints of Nothing by Randy Ribay

When seventeen-year-old Jay Reguero learns his Filipino cousin and former best friend, Jun, was murdered as part of President Duterte's war on drugs, he flies to the Philippines to learn more. Grades 10-12



Pet by Akwaeke Emezi

In a near-future society that claims to have gotten rid of all monstrous people, a creature emerges from a painting seventeen-year-old Jam's mother created, a hunter from another world seeking a real-life monster. Grades 7-12


Pumpkinheads Pumpkinheads by Rainbow Rowell

Working at a pumpkin patch every autumn, two seasonal best friends organize ultimate Halloween plans to celebrate their last working year together. Grades 7-12

What's New

Tired of forgetting your library card? Download the SAILS Mobile app so you always have your card ready to use. You can manage your account and place holds with your phone or tablet 24/7.
The Pop-Up Library visit at the MHS cafeteria will start up again in October. Students will have the opportunity to borrow materials, learn about library programs and services, and register for a library card.