We ♥ the Eighties!

Leggings, New Kids on the Block, flannel shirts and punk rock—everything is coming back, so why not try these books published in the Eighties. Times may change, but people and their problems don’t.

Also, browse one of the internet’s best Eighties Movie websites, “80s Movies Rewind” http://www.fast-rewind.com/.  Find a movie you want to see?  Chances are that if it’s on DVD the library has it!  Discover great films like “Lucas”, “Night of the Comet”, “Real Genius” “Top Secret!” and many more.

And, don’t forget your soundtrack.  Everyone’s iPod needs great Eighties tunes.  Check out the charts from the Eighties at http://www.billboard.com/bbcom/charts/yearend_chart_index.jsp, and have a look at some titles from the library catalog.

Tiger Eyes

Tiger Eyes, by Judy Blume






Come a Stranger

Come a Stranger, by Cynthia Voigt







Annie on My Mind, by Nancy Garden 


If I Should Die before I Wake

If I Should Die before I Wake, by Lurlene McDaniel







The Year without Michael

The Year without Michael, by Susan Pffeffer







Wolf Moon

Wolf Moon, by Charles De Lint







Weetzie Bat

Weetzie Bat, by Francesca Lia Block







New Girl

The New Girl, by R. L. Stine







Scavenger Hunt

Scavenger Hunt, by Christopher Pike







The Girl Who Invented Romance

The Girl Who Invented Romance, by Caroline Cooney







Changes in Latitudes

Changes in Latitudes, by Will Hobbs







Shadow Club

The Shadow Club, by Neil Schusterman







The Crazy Horse Electric Game

The Crazy Horse Electric Game, by Chris Crutcher








Scorpions, by Walter Dean Myers


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