Can’t wait for the Hunger Games movie?

Tide yourself over with some of these books:

Legend, by Marie Lu: "In a dark future, when North America has split into two warring nations, Day, a famous criminal, and June, the brilliant teenage soldier hired to capture him, discover that they have a common enemy."

Divergent, by Veronica Roth: "In a future Chicago, sixteen-year-old Beatrice Prior must choose among five predetermined factions to define her...

Are you a geek girl?

Whether you are or not, take some time on Tuesday, January 31 to meet Leslie Simon, senior creative director at Warner Bros. Records and author of   Everybody Hurts: An Essential Guide to Emo Culture (2007), Wish You Were Here: An Essential Guide to Your Favorite Music Scenes (2009), and, most recently, Geek Girls Unite: How Fangirls, Bookworms, Indie Chicks and Other Misfits Are Taking Over the World (2011).  If your English class is not one of the four...