Monthly Archives: March 2012

Librarians Grapple With ‘Hunger Games’ Mania

Interesting article below from the School Library Journal about Hunger Games. As we are a K-8 school, I did buy the Hunger Games trilogy for our library last year (though I did not purchase the Twilight series). However, in our … Continue reading

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The Birth of A Book

Have you ever wondered how a book gets to your bookshelf after an author is finished writing it? Watch this fascinating video:

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New Books!

We have some wonderful new books for grades 4-8 that have recently arrived in the library. All have received *star* reviews in School Library Journal and they are all great additions to our library collection. Here are a few of … Continue reading

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Reader of the Week!

This is Sarah Jo in K4. One of the most important things we learn in K4 is library manners so that everyone can enjoy their library time. This week Sarah Jo listened very well during the story time and then … Continue reading

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North!

North: The Amazing Story of Arctic Migration by Nick Dowson and illustrated by Patrick Benson celebrates one of the “greatest journeys on earth”.  Read along and look at the gorgeous illustrations as millions of animals (over 180 different kinds!), including … Continue reading

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Happy St. Patrick’s Day from the St. Eugene Library!

Happy St. Patrick’s Day (click here)

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Welcome, Lynne! 🙂

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Reader of the Week!

Finally, just before I leave on my Spring Break, I don’t want to forget to post our latest Reader of the Week! Here’s Jocelyn in first grade laughing hilariously at (once again) the ever-entertaining Mo Willems. This time the book … Continue reading

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Birthday Book Club (part 2)

Just in time for the Easter season comes, It’s the Easter Beagle, Charlie Brown by Charles Schulz. Snoopy saves Easter in this adorable book about all of our favorite Peanuts characters. I am so excited to have a new Easter … Continue reading

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Birthday Book Club

Wow, there hasn’t been a dull moment in the library this week! Just today, Tenny came in and presented us with his Birthday Book Club book, What Color Is My World: The Lost History of African-American Inventors, by Kareem Abdul-Jabbar. … Continue reading

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