The Maze Runner by James Dashner comes out on Friday so you only have a week left to read the book!! The Maze Runner series is three books long: The Maze Runner, The Scorch Trials, The Death Cure and a prequel: The Kill Order. You can check them all out in the library; the book is always better than the movie! Stop by and check out the new Maze Runner display and watch the movie trailer below:
The library has 4 new databases this year: American Government, Daily Life Through History, Issues, and Pop Culture Universe. We have most of your old favorites too (assuming you’re nerdy and have a favorite)! Check out the “PHS Databases” button at the top (blue ribbon) to take a look at all of the databases PHS subscribes to and get all your research done!
Check out this ad Robin Williams did for the San Francisco Main Library in 1996 called Library Riffs. Pretty funny!
Don’t forget to return your library books by Thursday!!
Don’t forget there’s still time to check out books! All the cool kids are doing it! You’ve got a week left!
The Fault in Our Stars movie comes out TOMORROW! If you haven’t read the book yet, do yourself a favor and check it out BEFORE you watch the movie. You can also come take a look at the new TFIOS display in the library. Watch the movie trailer below:
Check out this really interesting article about why you can’t trust Wikipedia. There are so many other, reliable sources to use!
Did you love Laura Hillenbrand’s Unbroken: A World War II Story of Survival, Resilience, and Redemption and love it?? Well, great news! Laura Hillenbrand rewrote her book into a young adult version called Unbroken: An Olympian’s Journey from Airman to Castaway to Captive. The book will be released Veteran’s Day, 2014. Read all about the new YA version at Entertainment Weekly.
In what I’m sure is a giant surprise, The Fault in Our Stars by John Green was this year’s Flume Award winner. The Fault in Our Stars is about to be a movie too. Read the book first (it’s better!). Watch the BOOK trailer below: