YARLI Book Group Looking for New Members

Do you like to read young adult literature?

Join YARLI, the Young Adult Readers of Lopez Island, at 7pm on the 4th Tuesday of each month at the Lopez Bookshop for a lively discussion on middle-grade and young adult books.

All ages are welcome.

Visit lopezbookshop.com and search “Book Groups” for the reading list. Upcoming books are:

April 28 – Cuckoo’s Egg, by C.J. Cherryh

Cuckoos-EggDunn, a warrior-judge on an alien world, raises a human boy he names Thorn, who struggles to become the liaison for peace between two worlds.

May 26 – The Last Dragonslayer, by Jasper Fforde

last dragonslayerFifteen-year-old Jennifer Strange runs an agency for underemployed magicians in a world where magic is fading away, but when visions of the death of the world’s last dragon begin, all signs point to Jennifer–and Big Magic.

June 23 – Eleanor & Park, by Rainbow Rowell

eleanor&parkSet over the course of one school year in 1986, this is the story of two star-crossed misfits–smart enough to know that first love almost never lasts, but brave and desperate enough to try.

Members also recommend:

Winter Horses, by Phillip Kerr

Eye of the Crow (The Boy Sherlock Holmes: His First Case), by Shane Peacock

The Case of the Missing Marquess (An Enola Holmes Mystery), by Nancy Springer