I have added 67 new eBooks to the library collection. The titles are mostly the classics such as those by Shakespeare, John Steinbeck, Charles Dickens, Robert Louis Stevenson, Jules Verne, and Mark Twain. For a complete listing of the books, I have placed the titles in a public resource list in Destiny, our library catalog. To access this list, go to Destiny and click on Resource Lists on the left-hand side of the page. Click the Public Lists tab and then click eBooks. Stop by the media center for instructions on how to download these to read on your computer.
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Posted in Reading, tagged Bluford High, Books, Brisingr, Carole Marsh, Charilie Bone, Chris Paolini, David Mortimore Baxter, Destiny, Diary of a Wimpy Kid, Dogs, Erin Hunter, Gary Paulsen, Graphic Novels, High School Musical, Martial Arts, Meg Cabot, Princess Diaries, Warrior on March 19, 2009| 2 Comments »
The media center recently received 200 new Accelerated Reader books for the collection. Many were student recommendations such as the Warrior series, sports books, the Princess Diaries series, Brisingr by Chris Paolini, Great Illustrated Classics, books by Gary Paulsen, Diary of a Wimpy Kid series, High School Musical, the Bluford High series, graphic novels, books on the martial arts, Carole Marsh mysteries, David Mortimore Baxter series, dog books, the new Charlie Bone book, and many more. I have placed the titles in a public resource list in Destiny, our library catalog. To access this list, go to Destiny and click on Resource Lists on the left-hand side of the page. Click the Public Lists tab and then click New Books-Spring 2009. They are on display on the bookcase in the media center so come by and check them out.
Destiny, our library catalog, has a new visual interface called Destiny Quest. The new look features the top ten books, new arrivals, a visual search of the library shelves, ability to drag and drop books in your list, to post and share reviews, save your resources in My Info and so much more. Log in to Destiny and take the Destiny Quest.
The top ten books students have checked out at WJMS this nine weeks are listed below along with their check out statistics. Stop by the media center to check out one of our most popular books.~
|1.||Encyclopedia horrifica : the terrifying truth! about vampires, ghosts, monsters, and more||Gee, Joshua.||001.9 Gee||24|
|2.||All-American girl||Cabot, Meg.||F Cab||14|
|3.||Dial L for Loser : a Clique novel||Harrison, Lisi.||F Har||14|
|4.||The discovery||Korman, Gordon.||F Kor||14|
|5.||Never underestimate your dumbness : by Jamie Kelly||Benton, Jim.||F Ben||14|
|6.||Stormbreaker||Horowitz, Anthony, 1955-||F Hor||14|
|7.||Swindle||Korman, Gordon.||F Kor||14|
|8.||Claire : a Clique novel||Harrison, Lisi.||F Har||12|
|9.||The first part last||Johnson, Angela, 1961-||F Joh||12|
|10.||Freddy in peril||Reiche, Dietlof.||F Rei||12|