Monday, April 20, 2009

NLW Favorite Books

We have our contest winners--I won't post their names here :) But they will be posted in the school announcements. However, this does provide an opportunity to highlight the books that students submitted as their favorites:

The Alchemist by Paolo Cohelo

Animal Farm by George Orwell

Bel Canto by Ann Patchett

Demian by Herman Hesse

Eye of Horus by Carol Thurman

Firefly Lane by Kristen Hannah

The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

The Innocent Man by John Grisham

Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte

Johnny Tremain by Esther Forbes

The Lovely Bones by Alice Sebold

Maniac Magee by Jerry Spinelli

My Sister's Keeper by Jodi Picoult

Persistence of Memory by Amelia Atwater-Rhodes

Watchmen by Alan Moore; illustrated by Dave Gibbons

Monday, April 13, 2009

National Library Week

It's National Library Week. Yay! The GBS Library is celebrating with our ever-popular jelly bean contest, favorite book contest, and a scavenger-hunt/trivia contest. Stop by the library and see what we have going on! You could win a Borders' gift certificate....