Reading Recommendations | Events | Get Published | Kits

Reading Recommendations

Your Recommendations

Reader to Reader: Recommend a Book

Have you read a really good book recently?

Want to recommend it to other teens? 


Featured Event

Teen Club

Hang out with other teens and have fun IRL. Each month we will have a new project that is either art, craft, literary or STEM-related. All materials and snacks provided. For grades 6-12. Find dates and branches here

Get Published

Listen to our image of headphones in purple circlepodcast episode on Whatcomics and A Forest of Words featuring Teen Services Director Tamar Clarke and teen artist, Sorrel Thoerner.

Teen Artists, publish your art in Whatcomics


Submit your 2D art for consideration for publication in our yearly art book, Whatcomics. All styles of art are encouraged. Open for submissions September 1 – October 31st.

Whatcomics 2022 Cover

More Whatcomics

Place a hold on past issues of Whatcomics

Teens! Publish your poems in A Forest of Words. Learn more.


Our annual poetry book, A Forest of Words, accepts submissions of all styles of poetry. Open for submissions January 1 – March 15th.

A Forest of Words 2022 cover


More A Forest of Words

Place a hold on past issues of A Forest of Words


Board Games

Take home one of the many board games we have available and you’ll be set for a night of fun.

Switch controllers

Switch Games: Party & Challenge Packs

For gamers — Our Nintendo Switch bundles come with 3 games and a set of 2 Joy-Con controllers. For more casual multiplayer options, check out the Party Pack, and for those looking to test their skills, try the Challenge Pack.