Open Mic at the Library

St. George’s library held its first Open Mic event of the school year after lunch on 24 September. Classical, contemporary, and jazz music were performed, as well as a dramatic monologue. The next Open Mic will take place on 5 November. Sign up in the library!

September 25th, 2018|

Banned Books Week

This week’s recommendations- “Banned Book Week” (books that are frequently challenged in schools and libraries):

Senior: To Kill a Mockingbird; I Know Why the Caged Bird Sings; Persepolis; The Hunger Games (series); Lord of the Flies; The Kite Runner

Middle: Harry Potter (series); Sex, Puberty, and All That Stuff; Drama; His Dark Materials (series); This One Summer; Are You There, God? It’s Me, Margaret

Junior: Captain Underpants (series); James and the Giant Peach; Emil the Detective; The Witches; Goosebumps (series)

September 21st, 2018|

Books on the Arts

This week’s recommendations- the Arts:

Senior: Miles Davis: The Definitive Biography; Realism; Photocrafty; Great Designs

Middle: The Usborne Introduction to Modern Art; The World of Music; Get Into Art: Animals; Calligraphy Techniques

Junior: Black History Makers: Musicians; Famous Paintings; What is Contemporary Art?; Big Book of Things to Draw

September 14th, 2018|

Walk in Their Shoes…

This week’s recommendations- biographies:

Senior: I Am Malala; Elie Wiesel; A Long Way Gone; The Way I See It

Middle: Anthony Horowitz; Anne Frank: The Diary of a Young Girl; Campaigners; Gandhi

Junior: J.K. Rowling; Martin Luther King, Jr.; Malorie Blackman; Tim Berners-Lee

September 10th, 2018|

New Books!

This week’s recommendations- recent acquisitions:

Senior: City of Fallen Angels; Murder on the Orient Express; It Only Happens in the Movies; and Lord of the Flies

Middle: Space, Stars, and Slimy Aliens; The Maddie Diaries; Awkward; and Stolen With Style

Junior: The Case of the Sneaky Snowman; Super Diaper Baby; The Day She Saved the Doctor; and the Complete Children’s Cookbook

September 2nd, 2018|

Welcome back!

Stop by the library to see the exciting changes that have taken place over the summer! And don’t forget to check out our Incredible books!

September 1st, 2018|