Search This Site       Search PrairieCat

MPL Teen Advisory Group

Check out Manteno Public Library's new Teen Advisory Group (TAG)!  It meets once a month on Tuesdays from 4:00pm-5:00pm.   We get together to talk about books we are reading, volunteer in the library, write book reviews, and do art projects.   Bring a friend and join us!  TAG begins Tuesday, September 25, 2018.





The Kiss of Deception

The Kiss of Deception

The Kiss of Deception is a great book to get lost in. Throughout the course of the book you are taken to a world that is not like our own. The main character, Princess Lia, flees to a distant village to get out of an arranged marriage. She disguises herself as a barmaid and begins working at the local inn. Once there, she meets two unlikely characters: one is the prince she was supposed to marry and the other is an assassin that's been sent to kill her. Will the men realize who the barmaid is or will Lia escape her future as a Queen and live?


Court Of Thorns And Roses

Court Of Thorns And Roses

Feyre Archeron wants nothing more than for her two elder sisters to marry, food to keep her crippled father healhty, and time to paint. But when the harsh winter forces her to hunt in the dangerous forest, she kills a wolf, not realizing it was of a different kind: a faerie! The next day, a terrifying beast comes and takes her acroos the wall bordering the mortal realm and prythian, the land of faeries. Feyre learns to love this magical place, but "blight" may destroy it before she can see it all. Can she help her captor and savior save the land she was raised to hate? -Brooke



When Katsa discovers she has a grace, an extreme and often feared skill; her life with the king changes as she discovers he is a traitor. With the help of an unlikely ally, Katsa races to save her kingdom, fall in love, and finds self-redemption. --Brooke
Paper Towns

Paper Towns

An unforgettable novel by John Green. Complete with insightful characters. The author deconstructs stereo-types and teaches you how someone is more than how they look. Clear a spot off your bookshelf because Paper Towns is your next favorite book. --Brooke


Mon - Thurs        9:30am - 8pm
Friday        9:30am - 6pm
Saturday        9:30am - 3pm
Sunday         Closed
Holidays         Closed

"The more that you read, the more things you will know. The more that you learn, the more places you'll go."

-Dr. Seuss

New Reads for Teens

  • A Properly Unhaunted Place