Big news!! Eleanor and Park by Rainbox Rowell was just added to the Clipper Library Kindle collection!! Eleanor and Park is an award winner and very popular (like always checked out popular). Swing by the library to pick up a Kindle and read Eleanor and Park.
Find out what other books are in our Kindle Collection by checking out the Kindle book list page on the blog!
Welcome back PHS!
This week’s Staff Pick comes from Ms. Relinski; she chose The Longest Ride by Nicholas Sparks. Ms. Relinski is a big Nicholas Sparks fan and The Longest Ride is his newest book. She thinks it’s “a great love story”. Swing by the library to check it out!!
You’re going to need a good book to get through an extra long afternoon… Stop in at the library before you go!!
After having an entire day off yesterday and two extra hours this morning, you must need a new book by now, right?? Swing by the library; we have all kinds of new books (plus the “old” ones are still here too). You have to get through the weekend somehow!!
This week’s Staff Book Pick of the Week is from Mrs. Montelione. She chose My Beloved World by Supreme Court Justice Sonia Sotomayor, which Mrs. Montelione has been reading on a library Kindle!! Mrs. Montelione likes My Beloved World because she finds it inspirational and loves that it’s a “real American success story”. Check out the book trailer below and read the Portsmouth Herald’s article about Sonia Sotomayor’s visit to the Music Hall last week: http://www.seacoastonline.com/articles/20140209-OPINION-402090325
Hey PHS! Don’t forget that you can check out a Kindle from the Clipper Library! If we don’t have a book you want, the Kindle is a great alternative! If you don’t like “books”, the Kindle is a great alternative! If you just want to try something new, the Kindle is great…! And now you can use the Clipper Library blog to find out what ebooks are available on the Kindles. Check out the top blue ribbon to find a list of all of the ebooks we own. Don’t see one you want to read? We can probably get it for you – swing by! It’s 2014, start reading on a Kindle!
Happy Weekend PHS!
Don’t forget about the new books in the library and check out these two book trailers: Code Talkers by Joseph Bruchac and All the Truth That’s in Me by Julie Berry.
Mrs. Young has this week’s Staff Book Pick. She chose Persepolis: The Story of a Childhood which is a great choice! Mrs. Young enjoys ”the graphics, the characters, and the history interwoven in the pages of this wonderful novel.” She also recommends the ”award-winning film done by the author herself.” The library has 3 copies of Persepolis and we just got the sequel in too! Check out the 2 book trailers below for both books and swing by the library to see what else Mrs. Young has to say about Persepolis!
Book Trailers for 2 of our new books: The Innocent Man by John Grisham and Ready Player One by Ernest Cline. Check ‘em out:
A new wave of new books just hit the “new book shelf” yesterday! We’ve got some more Flume Awards books, some new requests from you, and some in betweens. The first wave of new books has been moved to the “Talking Books” table so those are still around but swing by and check out the newest ones like: Ready Player One, Hostage Three, Code Talker, The Innocent Man, The Midnight Dress, Blue is for Nightmares and more. Stay tuned for new book trailers to make an appearance on the blog too!!