Teens

Teen Zine

Want to get published!? The Kansas City Teen Zine is back! We want to publish the most talented teenagers in Kansas City for Unheard Voices #2! We are looking for submission of essays, book/movie reviews, fiction, photography, art, poetry, comics, drawings, short stories, and more to be published. All work MUST be original. All works will be reviewed by other teens in Kansas City for publication.

Submit your work!

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Manga Reviews: Orphans as Protagonists

Wild Ones by Kiyo Fujiwara

If you are in the mood for a love story with beautiful illustrations and a strong female protagonist, Wild Ones, a popular series by Kiyo Fujiwara might be just perfect for you.

Teen Book Review: The Clearing by Heather Davis

Clearing by Heather Davis

"True Love Is Timeless."

The Clearing, a tale about two different worlds, represents courage, and dedication. In this heart-touching story, Amy leaves her home to live with her aunt Mae, escaping an abusive relationship with hopes of "restarting" her life.

November is the National Novel Writing Month

National Novel Writing Month

Can you write a novel in 30 days? Will you take up this challenge? If your answer is YES,

you are in for a month full of adventure!

This month and in November, we are calling all young writers in Kansas City and the surrounding areas to join the exciting worldwide movement called “NaNoWriMo,” or the National Novel Writing Month. About 100,000 teens from around the globe will take on the journey of writing a novel and encouraging each other to write. It is fun and challenging once you get your first book written down, page by page.

Teen Book Review: Ink by Amanda Sun

Ink by Amanda Sun

Ink is a wonderful book. The mythology and culture immerses the reader into the story. The characters are all life-like and even Jun is likeable.

Book Review: Marvel’s Runaways Series

Marvel's Runaways

Now who says teens can’t save the world? ...

With super hero movies, stories and media on the rise, it seems only appropriate to talk about a couple of the universes bravest, mightiest… and um, youngest heroes.

New Books at the Library