Read "This Dark Endeavour" by Kenneth Oppel, then chat with the author online on Wednesday, August 5th at TeenRC.ca for the Teen Summer Reading Club!
For the Teen Book Club, read the book, and then come hang out with other teens grades 8 - 12 to discuss the book's highlights, lowlights, and everything in between. Get a free copy of the book by printing out your registration confirmation email and bringing it to the Cameron information desk starting Thursday, June 18 at 5:00pm. The Teen Book Club is free. Spots fill up fast. Be sure to register early!
"This Dark Endeavour" is a gothic thriller about twins Victor and Konrad. One day, while exploring chateau Frankenstein, Victor discovers a Dark Library containing forbidden knowledge on dark magic. Victor is immediately entranced, but when Victor's father finds him in the library, he forbids the reading of the Dark Library's books. Time passes and Konrad falls deathly ill. Victor takes it upon himself to sneak into the Dark Library, retrieve the recipe for the Elixir of Life, and save his twin. Pushing the boundaries of nature, Victor must decide how much he is willing to sacrifice!
Questions? Contact Rachel Yaroshuk, Teen Services Librarian, at 604-297-4809 or email me.