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First Page Friday: Descendant of the Crane

May 14, 2021

If you love YA fantasy novels and a good cliffhanger, this is the book for you! Descendant of the Crane by Joan He is a Chinese-inspired fantasy with fantastic...

First Page Friday: The Tower of Nero

First Page Friday: The Tower of Nero

April 16, 2021

If you love Greek mythology and if you have been a longtime fan of Rick Riordan's The Lightning Thief series, you will love The Trials of Apollo series....

Front cover and first page of Show Me a Sign by Ann C LaZotte

First Page Friday: Show Me a Sign by Ann C LeZotte

March 12, 2021

This story gives us a unique perspective on the meaning of survival and is based on the real history of a deaf community living on Martha's Vineyard in...

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First Page Friday: Skyward by Brandon Sanderson

March 5, 2021

In a world where the human race is under the constant threat of alien starfighter attacks, 17-year old Spensa longs to be a pilot. Who knew that discovering...

First Page Friday: Rebound by Kwame Alexander

First Page Friday: Rebound by Kwame Alexander

February 5, 2021

Before there was Josh and Jordan Bell, there was Chuck Bell, jazz music lover and basketball star. Readers remember Josh and Jordan as the twins from Kwame...

Chapter 1 of Turtles All the Way Down by John Green

First Page Friday

November 13, 2020

Each Friday, I will be posting the first page of a book we have in our school library catalog. This first page comes from Chapter 1 of John Green's Turtles...

October display in SJHS Media Center

Thrills and Suspense: Request One of These Books from Our School Library!

October 11, 2020

Fall has arrived, and with that comes more rainy days and chilly nights. There's no better time than the present to grab a thriller or suspense story to...

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