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March 2019

Read Around the World…

March 1st, 2019|

This week’s recommendations- “Read Around the World …”

Senior: 100 Places You Will Never Visit; 100 Things You Will Never Find; Wonders of the Universe; The Maya; Frozen Plant

Middle: World in Focus Series: Nigeria; Afghanistan; South Africa; China; France; Mexico

Junior: Chinese Culture; Countries; Essential Atlas of the World; Shackleton: The Survivor; Our World; The Great Global Puzzle Challenge

February 2019

Stranger than Fiction…

February 24th, 2019|

This week’s recommendations- “Stranger than Fiction…”

Senior: An Inconvenient Truth; Crop Circles; Quantum: A Guide for the Perplexed; The Universe in a Nutshell; The Elements; The Outer Reaches of Life

Middle: Space, Stars, and Slimy Aliens; Shocking Electricity; Tsunamis; The Way the Universe Works; Micro-organisms; The Elements: The Building Blocks of the Universe

Junior: The Shocking World of Electricity with Max Axiom; Every Minute on Earth; Spiders; Why Headless Chickens Run; The Mystery of Black Holes; Amazing Animals

Fall in Love with a Book!

February 8th, 2019|

This week’s recommendations- “Fall in Love with a Book!”

Senior: Tough Love; Soulmates; Love Dreams; The History of Love; I’d tell you I love you, but then I’d have to kill you; Love is a Dog from Hell; The Man Who Loved Only Numbers

Middle: Puppy Love; How to Break a Dragon’s Heart; Pig Heart Boy; Sisters, Super-creeps, & Slushy, Gushy Love Songs; Love Lessons; The Heart, Lungs, and Blood

Junior: Love, Peace, & Chocolate; Love Stinks!; Scout; Because of Winn Dixie; Heart of Gold; From the Heart; Love and Chicken Nuggets

Go Green!

February 1st, 2019|

This week’s recommendations- “Go Green!”

Senior: Wonders of Life; Fragile Earth; Turtles All the Way Down; The Good Earth; Bear Grylls: Gold of the Gods; The Jungle Books

Middle: Climate Change; Bridging the Energy Gap; Green Glass Beads; Why is Snot Green?; Anne of Green Gables

Junior: Reduce, Reuse, Recycle; Grow it, Eat it; Spud Goes Green; Green Smoke; Little House in the Big Woods; Wild in the Woods

January 2019

Superheroes: Fact and Fiction

January 25th, 2019|

This week’s recommendations- “Superheroes: Fact and Fiction”

Senior: The Recruit; Young Samurai: The Way of the Sword; A Long Way Gone; I Am Malala; Wolverine; Guardians of the Galaxy

Middle: Kid Normal; The Hero’s Guide to Storming the Castle; Study Hall of Justice; Percy Jackson and the Titan’s Curse; Gandhi; Triumph on Everest

Junior: Cleopatra in Space: The Thief and the Sword; Captain Valiant and Me; Malala Yousafzai: Warrior With Words; Martin Luther King, Jr.; The Adventures of Captain Underpants; Dog Man

Put a Poem in your Pocket

January 18th, 2019|

This week’s recommendations- “Put a Poem in your Pocket”

Senior: The Haiku Anthology; Poems on the Underground; Love is a Dog from Hell; The English Poets of the First World War; Poem a Day; Everyman’s Poetry

Middle: Old Possum’s Book of Practical Cats; 1066 and Before That; The Truth About Teachers; What are we Fighting For?; Off by Heart; Green Glass Beads

Junior: Pip; Funny Poems; Talking Turkeys; Songs and Verse; A Family of Poems; The Usborne Book of Poetry

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Recommended reading

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