***This title is a nominee for the 2018-19 Golden Sower Chapter Books List.*** OK-Full disclosure, this one was not my favorite. Yes, there were moments of brightness (and I do enjoy Korman), but the title character (the main "Slacker")...
tagged: humor, middle-school, golden-sower, and realistic-fiction
by Nikki Grimes
***This book is a Nominee for the 2018-19 Golden Sower Chapter Book List.*** I read this short book over the course of a plan period at school. It was a FAST read, and overall, I liked it. Student readers who are fans of verse novels, o...
tagged: children-s-lit, golden-sower, middle-school, verse, and realistic-f...
by Sarah Weeks
***This title is a nominee for the 2018-19 Golden Sower Chapter Book List.*** Told over the course of the first week of school, this story follows Joe and Ravi, two students in Ms. Beam's fifth grade class. Joe's favorite class is lunch...
tagged: children-s-lit, golden-sower, middle-school, multicultural, and rea...
I picked this book up on a whim after seeing another Librarian mention it on Twitter. I have been trying to read more graphic novels, and I am a fan of Westerfeld's other work, so this seemed like a good one to try. I am glad I found it ...
tagged: binged, dystopian, science-fiction, graphic-novel, and ya
by Tom Pollock
Many thanks to EdelweissPlus and the publisher for providing me with an eARC of this title for review. All opinions are my own. Holy cats, I don't even know where to begin with this one. I misread the blurb on Edelweiss and thought I wa...
tagged: mental-health, mystery-thriller, ya, and edelweiss
Summer Library Information
The ACMS library will have checkout available for students (both incoming and current) over the summer months. Each student may check out up to 5 books at a time. Books will be requested using THIS FORM and will be available for pick up in the front vestibule of the building. Ms. Tasich will be in the building filling requests every two weeks; the books will be available on the following Wednesdays: June 9th, June 23rd, July 7th, July 21st. Requests need to be made by the Monday before pick-up dates BY NOON. Students may also come to the building in person to checkout books on May 24th and 25th for the summer.
Questions? Email Ms. Tasich: firstname.lastname@example.org
Books requested from the library will be delivered as they are available. The library staff will bring them to your reading teacher for dispersion during AR days.
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