How to Submit

The Hoboken Public Library’s Young Adult Blog is open to all young adult Library users ages 12 – 18.

The Young Adult Blog will accept submissions on the following topics:
-Reviews of books, movies, music, technology, and video games with preference given to reviews of items available at the Hoboken Public Library
-Short pieces of creative writing and poetry
-Summaries of teen programs at the Hoboken Public Library

Submission Guidelines:
-All submissions should be in the form of a Word Document or Google Doc
-Posts should be between 250 and 1,000 words (with exceptions for poetry)
-Posts must be suitable for a general teen audience. Submissions that are vulgar and offensive will not be accepted. The young adult library staff has the right to reject any submissions that it deems not suitable for the public.
-Posts will be lightly edited for grammar and formatting. Teens should do their best to make sure posts are free of errors before submitting.

How to submit:
-All submissions can be sent with the subject heading “Young Adult Blog Post” to young adult librarian Karl Schwartz at