Teens

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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!

Blog

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.

Dystopia: Choose to Read Like Your Life Depended on It

Matched

Dystopia is hot. Where vampire protagonists seethed, these ones sizzle.

The First Edition of the Teen Zine!

It's finally here! After months of work from our teen editorial board, Unheard Voices is finally finished!

Q & A: Brainfuse

Brainfuse

1. Brainfuse? What is that? It is a free resource for people with active Kansas City Public Library cards. It offers skill-building, one-on-one chats with tutors, and feedback for papers that you write. You pick the topics, and someone will work with you in English or Spanish.

2. Who will be chat with me? Brainfuse tutors all hold bachelors degrees, have taught or tutored before, and have passed background checks. These folks have jumped through some major hoops, so they want to help.