YA Space

  • Wonder Book Talk

    Join us in discussing RJ Palacio’s world-wide hit (and soon-to-be major motion picture) and how it relates to bullying prevention and kindness.  Pick up books from Miss Alessandra.  Book discussion to be held Tuesday, October 24 @ 4:00 PM. Snacks will be available. Registration is recommended.


Welcome to the YA Space. A place for pre-teens, teens and adults to get information on what’s happening at the Weston Public Library YA space.

Nutmeg Book Award Teen Level 2018 Nominees

  1. The Boy in the Black Suit by Jason Reynolds
  2. Full Cicada Moon by Marilyn Hilton
  3. Goodbye Stranger by Rebecca Stead
  4. I am Princess X by Cherie Priest
  5. I Kill the Mockingbird by Paul Acampora
  6. The Last Boy at St. Edith’s by Lee Gjertsen Malone
  7. The Novice by Taran Matharu
  8. Orbiting Jupiter by Gary Schmidt
  9. The Seventh Most Important Thing by Shelley Pearsall
  10. Thirteen Chairs by Dave Shelton

Nutmeg Book Award High School Level 2018 Nominees

  1. Dumplin’ by Julie Murphy
  2. Girl in the Blue Coat by Monica Hesse
  3. More Happy Than Not by Adam Silvera
  4. Red Rising by Pierce Brown
  5. The Rest of Us Just Live Here by Patrick Ness
  6. Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda by Becky Albertalli
  7. Traffick by Ellen Hopkins
  8. The Way I Used to Be by Amber Smith
  9. We are the Ants by Shaun David Hutchinson
  10. X: a novel by Ilyasah Shabazz and Kekla Magoon