RAAMATUSOOVITUS – Ingliskeelsed raamatud noortele

Barnes, J. L. The inhertance games

Penguin Books, 2020 376 lk.

Avery Grambs has a plan for a better future: survive high school, win a scholarship, and get out. But her fortunes change in an instant when billionaire Tobias Hawthorne dies and leaves Avery virtually his entire fortune. The catch? Avery has no idea why – or even who Tobias Hawthorne is. To receive her inheritance, Avery must move into sprawling, secret passage-filled Hawthorne House, where every room bears the old man’s touch – and his love of puzzles, riddles, and codes. Avery will have to play the game herself just to survive.

Acevedo, E. Clap when you land

Hot Key Books, 2020 416 lk.

Camino Rios lives for the summers when her father visits her in the Dominican Republic. But this time, on the day when his plane is supposed to land, Camino arrives at the airport to see crowds of crying people…In New York City, Yahaira Rios is called to the principal’s office, where her mother is waiting to tell her that her father, her hero, has died in a plane crash.Separated by distance – and Papi’s secrets – the two girls are forced to face a new reality in which their father is dead and their lives are forever altered. And then, when it seems like they’ve lost everything of their father, they learn of each other.

Meil on olemas ka sama autori bestseller „The poet X”

Albertalli, B. Yes no maybe so

Simon & Schuster, 2020 436 lk.

Jamie Goldberg is cool with volunteering for his local state candidate – as long as he’s behind the scenes. There’s no way he’d ever knock on doors to ask people for their votes…until he meets Maya. Maya Rehman’s having the worst Ramadan ever. Her best friend is too busy to hang out, her summer trip is cancelled, her parents are separating and now her mother thinks the solution to her problems is political canvassing – with some awkward guy she hardly knows …Eesti keeles on ilmunud samalt autorilt „Simon vs. homo sapiens’i vandenõu”.

McManus, K. One of us is next

Penguin, 2020 375 lk.  Järg raamatule „One of us is lying”

It is a year after the action of „One of Us Is Lying”, and someone has started playing a game of Truth or Dare. But this is no ordinary Truth or Dare. This game is lethal. Choosing the truth may reveal your darkest secrets, accepting the dare could be dangerous, even deadly.The teenagers of Bayview must work together once again to find the culprit, before it’s too late . . .

Mõlemad raamatud on ilmunud ka eesti keeles.

Connor, L. The Truth as Told by Mason Buttle

Katherine Tegen Books, 2020 326 lk. Kõrgelt auhinnatud raamat lastele 12+

Mason Buttle is the biggest, sweatiest kid in his grade, and everyone knows he can barely read or write. Mason’s learning disabilities are compounded by grief. Fifteen months ago, Mason’s best friend, Benny Kilmartin, turned up dead in the Buttle family’s orchard.An investigation drags on, and Mason, honest as the day is long, can’t understand why Lieutenant Baird won’t believe the story Mason has told about that day.Both Mason and his new friend, tiny Calvin Chumsky, are relentlessly bullied by the other boys in their neighborhood, so they create an underground haven for themselves. When Calvin goes missing, Mason finds himself in trouble again. He’s desperate to figure out what happened to Calvin and, eventually, Benny. But will anyone believe him?

Lockhart, E. Again again

Hot Key Books, 2020 289 lk.

When Adelaide Buchman’s younger brother succumbs to a drug overdose, she saves his life. In the aftermath, looking for distraction, she becomes a stylish, bright charmer who blows off school and falls madly in love – even though her heart is shattered. Adelaide is catapulted into a summer of wild possibility, during which she will fall in and out of love a thousand times while finally confronting her brother, their history, and her own strength. A raw and funny story that will surprise you over and over, Adelaide is an indelible heroine grappling with the terrible and wonderful problem of loving other people.Eesti keeles on samalt autorilt ilmunud „Me olime valetajad” ja „Ehtne petis”

Elliott, R. Pretty funny

Penguin Books, 2020 320 lk.

Haylah Swinton is fairly confident she’s brilliant at being a girl. She’s an ace best friend, a loving daughter, and an INCREDIBLY patient sister to her four-year-old total nutter of a brother, Noah. But she has a secret. She wants to be a stand-up comedian, but she’s pretty sure girls like her – big girls, girls who don’t get all the boys, girls who a lot of people don’t see – don’t belong on stage.That hasn’t stopped her dreaming though, and when the seemingly perfect opportunity to write routines for older, cooler, impossibly funny Leo arises… well, what’s a girl to do? But is Leo quite an interested in helping Haylah as he says he is? Will Haylah ever find the courage to step into the spotlight herself? And when oh when will people stop telling her she’s ‘funny for a girl’?!

Albert, M. The Hazel Wood

Penguin Books, 2018 358 lk.

Seventeen-year-old Alice and her mother have spent most of Alice’s life on the road, always a step ahead of the strange bad luck biting at their heels. But when Alice’s grandmother, the reclusive author of a book of pitch-dark fairy tales, dies alone on her estate – the Hazel Wood – Alice learns how bad her luck can really get. Her mother is stolen away – by a figure who claims to come from the cruel supernatural world where her grandmother’s stories are set. Alice’s only lead is the message her mother left behind: STAY AWAY FROM THE HAZEL WOOD.To retrieve her mother, Alice must venture first to the Hazel Wood, then into the world where her grandmother’s tales began…

Albert, M. The night country

Penguin, 2020 329 lk. Järg raamatule „The Hazel wood”

An addictive thriller crossed with the darkest of fairytales, guaranteed to keep you up all night . . .Alice has fought hard for a normal life. Having escaped the Hinterland – the strange, pitch-dark fairy tale world she was born into – she has washed up in New York City, determined to build a new future for herself.But when her fellow survivors start being brutally murdered, Alice must face the fact that the Hinterland cannot be so easily escaped, and that, from the shadows of her past, something – or someone – is coming for her…

Owen, D. All the lonely people

Atom, 2019 308 lk.

Everyone tells Kat that her online personality – confident, funny, opinionated – isn’t her true self. Kat knows otherwise. The internet is her only way to cope with a bad day, chat with friends who get all her references, make someone laugh. But when she becomes the target of an alt-right trolling campaign, she feels she has no option but to Escape, Delete, Disappear.

Bennett, J. Serious moonlight

Simon & Schuster, 2019 425 lk.

Raised in isolation and home-schooled by her strict grandparents, the only experience Birdie has had of the outside world is through her favourite crime books.But everything changes when she takes a summer job working the night shift at a historic Seattle hotel. There she meets Daniel Aoki, the hotel’s charismatic driver, and together they stumble upon a real-life mystery: a famous reclusive writer – never before seen in public – is secretly meeting someone at the hotel.To uncover the writer’s puzzling identity, Birdie must come out of her shell, and in doing so, realize that the most confounding mystery of all may just be her growing feelings for Daniel.Samalt autorilt on eesti keeles ilmunud „Südame õige kuju”.

Seager, C. My type on paper

Scholastic, 2020 277 lk.

Maya is down in the dumps … quite literally. She’s just been pied off by her boyfriend before what was supposed to be their last romantic summer before heading off to Uni. Luckily help is at hand in the form of her friends, determined to hook her up with a fun summer romance, no strings attached. And with a summer job working at fancy new beach resort in town, how can she fail to meet the guy of her dreams? Hot weather, hot guys, hot summer romance… it’s a dead cert. But with three perfect-on-paper guys to choose from, not to mention her snakey ex re-entering the picture, how will she know which guy to go for?

Oseman, A. Loveless

HarperCollins Children’s Books, 2020

Georgia has never been in love, never kissed anyone, never even had a crush – but as a fanfic-obsessed romantic she’s sure she’ll find her person one day.As she starts university with her best friends, Pip and Jason, in a whole new town far from home, Georgia’s ready to find romance, and with her outgoing roommate on her side and a place in the Shakespeare Society, her ‘teenage dream’ is in sight.But when her romance plan wreaks havoc amongst her friends, Georgia ends up in her own comedy of errors, and she starts to question why love seems so easy for other people but not for her. With new terms thrown at her – asexual, aromantic – Georgia is more uncertain about her feelings than ever.Is she destined to remain loveless? Or has she been looking for the wrong thing all along? Meil on olemas sama autori raamatud „I was born for this” ja „Radio silence”

Dellaira, A. In search of us

Hot Key Books, 2018

Angie considers herself unremarkable. She likes history and science, running hard, grilled cheese with burned edges. But today, everything will change.A photo in an old box, in a drawer. Of her teenage mother with a boy she’s never seen before – and yet Angie instantly knows it’s her father. The father who died before she was born. But Angie begins to understand that there are things she has not been told. Things that Angie now need to know, more than anything.And so she sets off in search of her father’s story. Her mother’s story. And her own story. Because, she comes to realise, the missing pieces always matter.Samalt autorilt on meil raamat „Love letters to the dead”.

Lugemisretk raamatukogus

Tänasest saavad meie väikesed lugejad ja loomulikult ka nende vanemad ning teised lapsemeelsed, teha sportlikke jooksuringe ümber Rapla keskraamatukogu ning lugeda läbi üks Muumide talvine seiklus. Algus on raamatukogu peaukse ees, kust leiad esimesed kaks lehte – lugemisretke tutvustuse ja raamatu esilehe. Sealt edasi tuleb sul joosta ümber raamatukogu ja otsida õigeid järjekorranumbreid. Nii saab joosta ja samal ajal raamatu läbi lugead. Paneme aga südamele, et ninapidi koos võivad ühe lehe juures olla vaid ühe leibkonna inimesed korraga. Kui sinu järgmine lugemisleht on parasjagu hõivatud, siis lihtsalt oota veidi, et eelmised lugejad saaksid eest ära minna. Toredat lugemist!

Jõuluhommikud

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Selle nädala jooksul on raamatukogus toimunud jõuluhommikud lastele. Väikest päkapikumaad on külastanud lasteaialapsed ja koolilapsed. Raamatukogu päkapikud loevad erinevaid jõululugusid, laulame toredaid jõululaule ja teeme mõne ringmängugi. Lõpetuseks saab iga laps piparkoogiga suu magusaks.

Ilusat jõuluaega kõigile!

Illustratsioonide konkurss “Mina näen nii 3” lõppes

2020. aasta kevadel kuulutas Rapla Keskraamatukogu välja kolmandat korda  maakondliku illustratsioonide konkursi „Mina näen nii”. Noortel kunstnikel oli võimalus luua illustratsioone loodusteemalistele luuletustele.

Kuna kevadel pandi koolid olude sunnil kinni ja suur osa elust seiskus, lükkus ka konkurss edasi sügisesse.

1. novembriks oli meile laekunud üle maakonna 63 tööd. Osalejad olid vanuses 10-14 aastat. Žürii valis näitusele nendest 30 parimat.

26. novembril toimus Rapla Keskraamatukogu saalis töötuba koos kirjanik/kunstnik Kerttu Soansiga. Töötoas osalesid Rapla valla lapsed, kelle tööd said näitusele.

Kohtumine oli väga sisukas ja inspireeriv. Noored said teadmisi illustratsiooni olemusest. Koos joonistati puud, et saada teada huvitavaid fakte iseenda kohta. Töötoa käigus joonistati illustratsioone kahele erinevale tekstile, mida Kerttu Soans ette luges ja pärast illustratsioone ka tagasisidestas. Ühe teksti pildid sai kunstnik kaasa, et viia need kirjanikule, kes selle teksti kirjutas. Kerttu Soans andis igale osalejale tagasisidet ka näitusel oleva töö kohta.

Järgmised töötoad toimuvad detsembris Märjamaa ja Kehtna valdade parimatele illustraatoritele ja jaanuaris on töötuba Kohila valla parimatele.

Maakonna parimate tööde näitus oli Rapla Keskraamatukogu saalis üleval terve novembri. Detsembris saab seda näitust vaadata juba Märjamaa raamatukogus. Uuel aastal Kehtna, Järvakandi ja Kohila raamatukogudes.

Rapla valla parimad olid kõik Rapla Vesiroosi Koolist:

Helerin Peterson, Eva Leesment, Kirke Teder, Lisann Luhtoja, Krete Liisa Aasamaa, Mona Maria Hannus, Helen Forsel, Jasmin Mitev.

Projekti toetas Eesti Rahvakultuuri Keskus regionaalse kultuuritegevuse toetuse meetmest ja Raplamaa Omavalitsuste Arengufondi toetusest.

Põhjamaade kirjandusnädal

Põhjamaade kirjanduse nädal on ettelugemise üritus. Loetakse ette lõike aasta raamatuteks valitud teostest, ja seda samal ajal kõikides Põhja- ja Baltimaades.

Meie raamatukogu osales samuti selles projektis. Nii lugesime meie esmaspäeval ja neljapäeval ette nii koolilastele kui lasteaia pisipõnnidele.

Lasteaialastega vaatasime tekste Kristin Roskifte raamatust “Kõik on olulised”, millest jäi kuma mõte “Kõigil oma lugu. Kõik lähevad arvesse. Üks nendest oled sina!”.

Koolilastele sai tutvustatud ja paar peatükki ette loetud Jakob Wegeliuse (Rootsi) raamatut “Mõistatuslik mõrvalugu”, kus peategelaseks on hoopiski ahv.

Kahjuks pole kumbagi raamatut Eestis veel ilmunud, kui jääme põnevuse ja huviga ootama, et äkki siiski.