Saturday, April 18, 2015

Monday, April 13, 2015

MTV Movie Award Winners

 MTV's Movie Awards were given out on Saturday. 

Here is the list of the winners:

MOVIE OF THE YEAR
The Fault in Our Stars

BEST FEMALE PERFORMANCE
Shailene Woodley – The Fault in Our Stars

BEST MALE PERFORMANCE
Bradley Cooper – American Sniper

BEST SCARED-AS-S*** PERFORMANCE
Jennifer Lopez – The Boy Next Door

BREAKTHROUGH PERFORMANCE
Dylan O'Brien – The Maze Runner

BEST SHIRTLESS PERFORMANCE
Zac Efron – Neighbors

BEST DUO
Zac Efron & Dave Franco – Neighbors

BEST FIGHT
Dylan O'Brien vs. Will Poulter – The Maze Runner

BEST KISS
Ansel Elgort & Shailene Woodley – The Fault in Our Stars

BEST WTF MOMENT
Seth Rogen & Rose Byrne – Neighbors

BEST VILLAIN
Meryl Streep – Into the Woods

BEST MUSICAL MOMENT
Jennifer Lawrence – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1

BEST COMEDIC PERFORMANCE
Channing Tatum – 22 Jump Street

BEST ON-SCREEN TRANSFORMATION
Elizabeth Banks – The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1

BEST HERO
Dylan O'Brien, The Maze Runner

MTV TRAILBLAZER AWARD
Shailene Woodley

COMEDIC GENIUS AWARD
Kevin Hart

GENERATION AWARD
Robert Downey, Jr.


Tuesday, March 31, 2015

YA Online Scavenger Hunt


The YA Scavenger Hunt is a biannual online event that promotes collaboration between YA authors from different publishing houses, offering fans an opportunity to see the latest and greatest in young adult literature. During the hunt, we showcase exclusive bonus material, give readers access to top secret insider information, and offer fabulous prizes and giveaways for zealous YA fans.


This year, the hunt begins Thursday, April 2 at 3pm and ends April 5 at 3pm. For more information about the hunt and the authors participating, go to the YA Scavenger Hunt site.

Monday, March 30, 2015

Kid's Choice Award Winners

The 28th annual Kid's Choice Awards were presented on Saturday night.

The complete winners list can be found below:

FAVORITE VILLAIN

Angelina Jolie – Maleficent

FAVORITE MALE SINGER

Nick Jonas

FAVORITE REALITY SHOW

Dance Moms

FAVORITE TALENT COMPETITION SHOW

The Voice

FAVORITE BOOK

Diary of a Wimpy Kid series

MOST ADDICTING GAME

Minecraft

FAVORITE FEMALE SINGER

Selena Gomez

SONG OF THE YEAR

“Bang Bang” by Jessie J, Ariana Grande, & Nicki Minaj

FAVORITE MUSIC GROUP

One Direction

FAVORITE ANIMATED MOVIE

Big Hero 6

FAVORITE FEMALE ACTION STAR

Jennifer Lawrence

FAVORITE MOVIE ACTOR

Ben Stiller

FAVORITE MOVIE

The Hunger Games: Mockingjay – Part 1

FAVORITE MALE ACTION STAR

Liam Hemsworth

FAVORITE NEW ARTIST

Fifth Harmony

FAVORITE CARTOON

Spongebob Squarepants

FAVORITE TV ACTOR

Ross Lync

FAVORITE TV ACTRESS

Laura Marano

FAVORITE KIDS TV SHOW

Austin & Ally

FAVORITE FAMILY TV SHOW

Modern Family

FAVORITE MOVIE ACTRESS

Emma Stone


Tuesday, March 17, 2015

Authors Unlimited


 Authors Unlimited provides an opportunity for teens to connect with young adult authors and celebrate reading. This event is free to young adults on Long Island.

This year, it will be held on April 25, 2015 at the Patchogue Campus of St. Joseph's College. The event begins at 10am.

Check out the Authors Unlimited website to subscribe to their newsletter and find out what authors will be attending this event!

Monday, February 9, 2015

2015 Grammy Award Winners

2015 Grammy Award Winners

ALBUM OF THE YEAR
• Morning Phase, Beck

RECORD OF THE YEAR
• "Stay With Me (Darkchild Version)," Sam Smith

SONG OF THE YEAR
• "Stay With Me (Darkchild Version)," James Napier, William Phillips & Sam Smith, songwriters (Sam Smith)

BEST NEW ARTIST
• Sam Smith

BEST POP SOLO PERFORMANCE
• "Happy," Pharrell Williams

BEST POP DUO/GROUP PERFORMANCE
• "Say Something," A Great Big World With Christina Aguilera

BEST TRADITONAL POP VOCAL ALBUM
• Cheek To Cheek, Tony Bennett & Lady Gaga

BEST POP VOCAL ALBUM

• In The Lonely Hour, Sam Smith
BEST DANCE RECORDING
• "Rather Be," Clean Bandit Featuring Jess Glynne

BEST DANCE/ELECTRONIC ALBUM
• Syro, Aphex Twin

BEST CONTEMPORARY INSTRUMENTAL ALBUM
• Bass & Mandolin, Chris Thile & Edgar Meyer

BEST ROCK PERFORMANCE
• "Lazaretto," Jack White

BEST METAL PERFORMANCE
• "The Last In Line," Tenacious D

BEST ROCK SONG
• "Ain't It Fun," Hayley Williams & Taylor York, songwriters (Paramore)


BEST ROCK ALBUM
• Morning Phase, Beck

BEST ALTERNATIVE MUSIC ALBUM
• St. Vincent, St. Vincent

BEST R&B PERFORMANCE
• "Drunk In Love," Beyoncé Featuring Jay Z

BEST TRADITIONAL R&B PERFORMANCE
• "Jesus Children," Robert Glasper Experiment Featuring Lalah Hathaway & Malcolm Jamal Warner

BEST R&B SONG
• "Drunk In Love," Shawn Carter, Rasool Diaz, Noel Fisher, Jerome Harmon, Beyoncé Knowles, Timothy Mosely, Andre Eric Proctor & Brian Soko, songwriters (Beyoncé Featuring Jay Z)

BEST URBAN CONTEMPORARY ALBUM
• Girl, Pharrell Williams

BEST R&B ALBUM
• Love, Marriage & Divorce, Toni Braxton & Babyface

BEST RAP PERFORMANCE
• "I," Kendrick Lamar

BEST RAP/SUNG COLLABORATION
• "The Monster," Eminem featuring Rihanna

BEST RAP SONG
• "I," K. Duckworth & C. Smith, songwriters (Kendrick Lamar)

BEST RAP ALBUM
• The Marshall Mathers LP2, Eminem

BEST COUNTRY ALBUM
• Platinum, Miranda Lambert

BEST COUNTRY SOLO PERFORMANCE
• "Something In The Water," Carrie Underwood

BEST COUNTRY DUO/GROUP PERFORMANCE
• "Gentle On My Mind," The Band Perry
BEST MUSIC VIDEO

• "Happy," Pharrell Williams

Thursday, February 5, 2015

"The DUFF" promotion and raffle!

CBS Films has graciously given us some great promotional items for the upcoming movie "The DUFF." 

We have free advance screening passes at the Circulation Desk, posters & booklets in the Teen Scene, and a display of books up for you to check out.

In addition, they sent us two copies of the book to raffle. off. Upload a photo of a sign with your positive traits and add the hashtag #TheDuff. Two will be randomnly chosen to win the books!