Lindsay High School Library

I go into my library, and all history unrolls before me. – Alexander Smith

Happy Halloween! October 31, 2007

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Happy Halloween from the library!

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To get in the Halloween mood check out these new titles available in the library:

BEAST – Ally Kennen

DEAD WATER ZONE – Kenneth Opel

SHE’S A WITCH GIRL – Kelly McClymer

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Announcing the 2007 Teens’ Top Ten! October 26, 2007

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“More than 6,000 teen readers across the country chose “New Moon” by Stephenie Meyer as their favorite book in the annual Teens’ Top Ten. The online vote took place during Teen Read Week, October 14–20, 2007, with the second entry in Meyer’s popular vampire romance series winning easily.

The 2007 Teens’ Top Ten is:

  • New Moon by Stephenie Meyer (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2006).
  • Just Listen by Sarah Dessen (Viking Children’s Books, 2006)
  • How to Ruin a Summer Vacationby Simone Elkeles (Flux, 2006).
  • Maximum Ride: School’s Out – Foreverby James Patterson (Hachette Book Group USA/Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2006).
  • Firegirlby Tony Abbott (Hachette Book Group USA/Little, Brown Books for Young Readers, 2006).
  • All Hallows Eve (13 Stories)by Vivian Vande Velde (Harcourt, 2006).
  • Life As We Knew Itby Susan Beth Pfeffer (Harcourt, 2006).
  • River Secrets by Shannon Hale (Bloomsbury, 2006).
  • Bad Kittyby Michele Jaffe (HarperCollins, 2006).
  • Road of the Dead by Kevin Brooks (Chicken House, 2006).”

For more info  including all the nominations visit: http://www.ala.org/ala/yalsa/teenreading/teenstopten/teenstopten.cfm

— Courtesy of YALSA

 

Twilight Saga Character Slogan Contest October 17, 2007

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Stephenie Meyer’s official website is hosting a character slogan contest.  Winners receive free books and Twilight gear.  The contest entails creating a two-word slogan representative of each of the following characters:

Emmett, Jasper, Bella, Carlisle, & Esme

For the Contest webpage: http://www.stepheniemeyer.com/contest.html

For the official Contest rules:  http://www.stepheniemeyer.com/pdf/official_slogan_contest_rules.pdf

If you have some ideas for slogans post a comment!

 

Reader Girlz & YALSA Present 31 “Flavorite” Authors! October 9, 2007

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Want to chat with some of your favorite teen authors?  Head over to www.readergirlz.com for information regarding these author forums.  A different author is featured each night.  The authors include some of LHS’ favorites such as E. Lockhart, Holly Black, Cynthia Leitich Smith, Ann Brashares, Rachel Cohn and Stephenie Meyer!!

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“Reading = cooler than doing nothing. It’s exercise for the mind (even nicer when served up with a side of chocolate).” – Rachel Cohn, Gingerbread