***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
The book fair is HERE!
The book fair will be here from October 17th-October 25th. Students are welcome to come to the book fair before school, during lunch/team study, and during parent/teacher conferences on October 19th and October 24th.
Online fair page (get information about eWallet and books that will be available): https://www.scholastic.com/bf/aspencreekmiddleschool1
WELCOME TO THE ASPEN CREEK MIDDLE SCHOOL LIBRARY!
We are so glad you are here. On this site, you can:
-see the library calendar/schedule
-find information on research/sources
-get helpful info on AR
-keep up with the Golden Sowers books and activities
-find a new book