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Summer Reading List

Spend your summer visiting faraway places, meeting intriguing people, and going on exciting adventures! All you need is a great book and your imagination! Check out the book recommendations provided by your teachers, librarian, and classmates. Download the PDF on top right of this page.

June 10th, 2018|

All books due!

Please remember to bring all library books back by Monday, 11 June! Check in your lockers, in your backpacks, and at home 🙂

June 10th, 2018|

New Books!

Get some reading in before the library closes for the summer! New titles include: Harry Potter and the Cursed Child, Model Undercover, Jokelpedia, 39 Clues (Cahills vs. Vespers), The Dead Zone, Space, Stars, and Slimy Aliens, Awkward, City of Lost Souls, Thea Stilton, Jane Eyre, and more!

May 21st, 2018|

Free Audiobooks for Teens

Sync (audiobooksync.com) is a free audiobooks summer program for teens. Two free audiobooks per week are available from April to July. Just download the Overdrive app (overdrive.com) to your smartphone/ tablet/ computer, download your free books, and you’re ready to read!

May 1st, 2018|

St. George’s Archives

The St. George’s Digital Collection is now live! Check out the Archives page from the main navigation menu of the library website. This is an ongoing collaborative project involving the History Department, the History Club, and the Library. Archival materials are digitized and made available online to our global community. A special thanks goes to Youssef Sedra, who has kindly offered his photographic expertise.

April 24th, 2018|

Destiny is Here!

The transition to Destiny, the new library software, is now complete! Find a link to St. George’s online catalog on the Reading and Researching page of the library website. In the future, students will be able to sign on to upload video book reviews, recommend books, and more!

April 24th, 2018|

Year 3 Wins Door Contest

James & the Giant Peach by Miss Daly’s class

The Junior School corridor looks amazing! Check out the entries for the Book Week Door Decorating Contest!

*1st place: Miss Daly’s class (James & the Giant Peach)

*Highly Commended: Mrs. McKay (The Jungle Book) & Ms. Walker’s (Alice in Wonderland) classes

March 9th, 2018|

Literary Quiz Winners

Bravo to Mr. Ward’s Senior School tutor group, Ms. Walker’s Middle School tutor group, and Miss Reid’s Junior School class, who took the prizes for the Book Week Literary Quiz! Please check the library bulletin board for correct quiz answers.

March 9th, 2018|

Usborne Book Fair and Dress Up Day

Junior and Middle School students raised 400 CHF to donate to the “Do Not Read This” literacy campaign. Children dressed up as literary characters visited the Usborne Book Fair, which was a big success!

March 9th, 2018|

Extreme Reading Winner!

Congratulations to Penelope and Alice, winners of the Extreme Reading photo competition!!

March 9th, 2018|

Book Week 5-9 March

St. George’s Book Week on 5-9 March is coming up! Competitions, activities, and displays are planned to celebrate reading and books.

Usborne Book Fair (8 March)

Dress up as literary character (8 March)

Extreme Reading Photo Contest (submissions by 5 March)

Shakespearean drama video montage (submissions by 6 March)

Door decorating competition (judging on 6 March)

Literary quizzes (5, 7, & 8 March)

March 2nd, 2018|