March Madness has hit the media center. Come vote every week in March for your favorite award-winning book within each bracket. Even if you have read only one title, come vote anyways! During championship week, those who vote for the winning book will be put into a drawing for a gift card to Hub City Bookshop!
Here is the Sweet 16 list:
- In the Darkness by Lake
- Cinder by Meyer
- We’ve Got a Job by Levinson
- Legend by Lu
- Trafficked by Purcell
- Bomb: the Race to Build & Steal by Sheinkin
- Aristotle & Dante Discover the Secrets by Saenz
- Code Name Verity by Wein
- The Scorpio Races by Steifvater
- Why We Broke Up by Handler
- Steve Jobs: The Man Who Thought Different by Blumenthal
- The Fault In Our Stars by Green
- Delirium by Oliver
- Variant by Wells
- The Final Four by Volponi
- Divergent by Roth
REDBOX, I mean, READBOX, is in the library! Check out your favorite book turned to film. It’s CHEAPER and BETTER than the real deal!
Thanks for helping with 7READS! The loquacious librarians are very thankful for the large response in voting for what books YOU wanted to read during the summer.
Your selections are: Friday Night Lights, Chasing Lincoln’s Killer, Miss Peregrine’s Home for Peculiar Children, Life of Pi, The Outsiders, Lockdown: Escape from Furnance, and Between Shades of Gray.
Look for your book that you picked out in your ELA class at the end of the school year.
Have you tried Animoto? It’s a website where you can download pictures and make it into a beautiful slideshow with music! It’s great for showcasing your senior pictures, class projects, and so much more! Ask a loquacious librarian for help TODAY!
Or want to make an oral presentation special? Make an avatar movie through Xtranormal. Make interesting characters, backdrops, and scripts. It’s easy to use, and free!
The Spartanburg Public Library hosts many teen programs; link to view them.
DISCUS (Digital Information for South Carolina USers)
The DISCUS collection of databases and ebooks are funded by the state of South Carolina. The content spans the curriculum and and is a comprehensive digital library offering vetted resources that are updated regularly. A link is available on our Resource page.