Here is just a sample of the new books we have in our library. Click here (PDF) or here (Destiny Collections) for the full listing of new biographies, graphic novels and chapter books that have been added to the collection.
Our latest addition to the Easy Fiction section of the library includes many old favourites from Tomie DePaola, Eric Carle, Robert Munsch, Lauren Child, Dav Pilkey and Ludwig Bemelmans. These books replaced worn out copies. The new books are now on display and are already being checked out.
The Newbery Honored author Adam Gidwitz returned to our library yesterday for a session with 4th and 5th grades. Adam last visited our school in 2011 and I was delighted when he accepted my invitation to return to Japan.
Adam enthralled us with his stories, linking to his book A Tale Dark and Grimm and the others in the trilogy as well as So You Want To Be a Jedi?
Adam also answered plenty of questions from the students about his life as a writer and how his books get published. It certainly was an honour to host an author of Adam’s calibre in our library. Adam’s books are available for checking out from our library.
Our Elementary School Student Council kindly donated two fabulous books to the library. Justin and Simon, who are the grade 2 ESSC reps, visited the library to help get the books ready for the shelves. They did a very professional … Continue reading →