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Teen Read Week Art Contest

Calling all artists!

There is a Teen Read Week art contest called It Came From a Book!

The contest runs through September 30th.  We’re planning to collect a huge online gallery of the entries and announce the winners here on the Library as Incubator Project website during Teen Read Week, October 14th-20th, 2012.  Read on for more info on submitting your library-incubated artwork and the prizes the winner could take home!

Here are the basics:  read any book and create a piece of art inspired by the story.  Your artwork can be any type– photography, painting, drawing, sculpture, manga– we want to see it all!  Submit a digital photograph of your work to by 11:59 PM CST September 30th, 2012. Be sure to include the following information with your entry to ensure that it is eligible:
Make sure your entry has the subject heading TRW Art ContestInclude your full nameyour library (school or public), and the title and author of the book that in…

2012 Teen Choice Award Winners

The 13th annual Teen Choice Awards went off without a hitch yesterday in Los Angeles. Taylor Swift became the female with the most Teen Choice Awards as she picked up her 20th trophy. This year's show also marked the highest number of public votes in network history with over 134 participants. Here is the full list of winners:

Choice comedian: Ellen DeGeneres
Choice Web stars: Sophie Grace and Rosie
Choice TV show (sci-fi/fantasy): "The Vampire Diaries"
Choice TV actress (sci-fi/fantasy): Nina Dobrev, "The Vampire Diaries"
Choice TV actor (sci-fi/fantasy): Ian Somerhalder, "The Vampire Diaries"
Choice movie actor (drama): Zac Efron, "The Lucky One"
Choice movie drama: "The Lucky One"
Choice male hottie: Ian Somerhalder
Choice female hottie: Miley Cyrus
Choice music group: Selena Gomez & the Scene
Choice male TV scene stealer: Michael Trevino, "The Vampire Diaries"
Choice movie comedy: " 21 Jump Street"

Call Me Maybe - Sesame Street Style

The people behind Sesame Street have created a hysterical version of the popular song "Call Me Maybe" titled "Share It Maybe" with the Cookie Monster. Check it out: