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Library News

September 2018

Open Mic at the Library

September 25th, 2018|

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!

Banned Books Week

September 21st, 2018|

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)

Books on the Arts

September 14th, 2018|

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

Walk in Their Shoes…

September 10th, 2018|

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

New Books!

September 2nd, 2018|

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

Welcome back!

September 1st, 2018|

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!

Current events

tween tribute

Smithsonian Tween Tribune: Check out articles on animals, fashion, entertainment, school, science, technology, and national and world news. Written by kids and professional journalists. 4 age groups: Years 1 to 13.

1 jour 1 actu

1 Jour 1 Actu: Site quotidien d’infos pour les enfants à partir de 8 ans.

Featured online resource

Here is one of the many resources accessible from the St. George’s library website.


Reference.com: Question answering service and general information reference.

Book wish list

Add a book to our wish list at the Circulation Desk or submit the form below! (View our wish lists here.)

Recommended reading

Download this list of books recommended by your teachers, librarian, and friends!