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Steve Jobs: Insanely Great Steve Jobs: Insanely Great

by Jessie Hartland

This graphic novel follows the life of the man who forever changed the way we interact with technology. Many considered the man who founded Apple computers to be a genius, many also considered him a jerk. Geared toward a teen audience, adults will also appreciate this biography told in such a unique way.

Young Adult Services Recommended by Young Adult Services January 05, 2017
Harry Potter and the Cursed Child Harry Potter and the Cursed Child

by J.K. Rowling, John Tiffany & Jack Thorne

Fighting Voldemort was nothing compared to raising a teenager and Harry, now a dad, has his hands full. This new Harry Potter book is the script of the new stage play currently playing in London. There's lots of wand waving and all your favorite characters.

Chuck Johnson Recommended by Chuck Johnson Digital Services Coordinator, August 08, 2016
The Nest The Nest

by Kenneth Oppel

A talking queen wasp encourages a young boy named Steve to help her “fix” his sick baby brother. When Steve first talks to the queen he is relieved that someone is going to help his family. But does the queen really have the baby’s best interest at heart? This is strange tale of a young boy fighting to protect his family from scary forces. Good for readers who also like… Continue

Lisa Sharkey Recommended by Lisa Sharkey Young Adult Librarian, March 30, 2016