Teens & YA @ BPL

These just in

Just in time for the weekend we got the first five volumes of Ranma 1/2 and the first five Rurouni Kenshin (if you liked Inu Yasha…). Also The Art of Halo: Creating a Virtual World (picture books for big kids) and an interesting new novel called The Water Mirror. Watch for some new Simpsons videos, [...]

Our YA volunteers prove once again that they are the best.


We had our best Christmas Eve Eve Eve Storytime yet on Thursday night, and we couldn’t have done it without the six Young Adult volunteers who showed up (mostly) on time and were completely useful throughout the evening. They even cleaned up when it was over! THANK YOU once again to everyone who helped. You can see more pics from the program by going here.

New and hot in the YA Department

We get new titles a few times a week and I don’t feel a need to list them all here, but I do want to mention the most interesting items, when they arrive:For anime fans we’ve just added Kiki’s Delivery Service, Castle in the Sky and Grave of the Fireflies to our growing collection (we [...]

Taking a road trip over the holidays?

Are you going to grandma’s? Wisconsin? Florida? Do you enjoy sitting in the back seat saying, “Are we there yet?” Make the miles fly by with some great books on tape or CD from the Young Adult department! Get to know some warrior rodents with a title from the Redwall series (recommended for very long [...]

Library news for Brookfield’s Young Adults…you know who you are!

The first announcement we can make on our new weblog is that there are still four spaces left in Miss Becky’s next American Red Cross babysitting class. The class will be held on January 4th and 5th from 1-5 pm in the meeting room.If you are between 11 and 15 years old, and would like [...]