I hope everyone enjoyed summer break. We should all feel refreshed and ready to start a new school year. There are many new arrivals for the new year. All new arrivals are always listed to the left. Come to the library and check them out.
Don’t forget everyone needs a book for SSR!
Quote of the Month
“Innovation distinguishes between a leader and a follower.” ~Steve Jobs
Mrs. Mylett’s Picks of the Month
Gilt by Katherine Longshore
Kitty Tylney considers it harmless to cover up best friend Catherine Howard’s trysts. Then, Cat marries King Henry VIII, and her affairs are considered treason.
The List by Siobhan Vivian
Stronger: a Super Human Clash by Michael Carroll
All Brawn wants to do is escape his prison and free his friends. But even if he did, a thirteen-foot-tall blue boy such as himself would quickly be recaptured. Excerpt from Super Human, the first novel in series.
Summer on the Moon by Adrian Fogelin
The suburbs may seem better than the inner city, but not when Socko has to leave his best friend and babysit his great-grandfather, a cantankerous army vet.An offer from a great-grandfather he’s never met will alter Socko’s life forever. He’ll dodge the local gang that is about to recruit him—and lose his best friend.
Master of Deceit: J. Edgar Hoover and America in the Age of Lies by Marc Aronson
The Plant Hunters: True Stories of their Daring Adventures to the Far Corners of the Earth by Anita Silvey
Tigers, drowning, fever, and murder: in the eighteenth and nineteenth centuries, explorers and scientists risked their lives searching for new and unusual plants.
We’ve Got a Job: The 1963 Birmingham Children’s March by Cynthia Levinson
All images and summaries provided by Junior Library Guild.