Mary Schwartz

Mary Schwartz works in the Park Rapids Area Library’s young adult section, ordering books and creating programming. On the Literary Mary channel on YouTube, her videos explore books, STEM, creativity and family history research. She also enjoys hiking and exploring the woods with her camera and her husband, Kevin.

Young adult mysteries keep readers guessing to the end.
'Gallant' and 'The Hawthorne Legacy' feature heroines facing puzzles and strange journeys.
Plunging into a fictional past, two works of young adult historical fiction may inspire today's young women to follow their dreams.
Here are two of the YA books that made 2021 for one Park Rapids library bookworm.