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Reading Slumps

By: Katy Almendinger, Early Literacy Librarian Have you signed up for our Summer Reading Program yet? We have programs designed for babies to adults. Kids have started to come in and log their reading hours. It’s pretty impressive. So many

Posted in Where The Child Things Are: GEPL Youth

Blurryface Review

By: Hannah O., Teen Blogger Blurryface is an interesting album by a musical duo that is quickly gaining popularity, twentyønepiløts. The album consists of 14 songs, each one different from the next. The album’s main idea is of the villain, Blurryface,

Posted in The Teen Scene: GEPL High School

Middle School Reviews –

What’s your name?: Kylie What school do you attend?: Saint Michael What grade are you in school?: 8th Grade What are you reviewing?: A book What’s the title of what you are reviewing?: Salt to the Sea Did you like it?: I LOVED THIS NOVEL!

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Middle School Reviews – Who Was Clara Barton?

What’s your name?: Jordan What school do you attend?: Hadley What grade are you in school?: 6th grade What are you reviewing?: A book What’s the title of what you are reviewing?: Who Was Clara Barton? Did you like it?: Yes I did

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What I’m Reading Now – Outrun the Moon

By: Hannah Rapp, Young Adult Librarian As you may recall, last summer I was raving about Under a Painted Sky by Stacey Lee, a book I adored when I read it and continue to talk about. So I was psyched

Posted in The Teen Scene: GEPL High School

The Classics

By: Emily Richardson, Youth Programming Associate Introducing your children to the classics can be difficult; they’re old, boring, have stilted language, etc. What if there were books that made reading about classics fun, even for the littlest readers? Board BabyLit: This

Posted in Where The Child Things Are: GEPL Youth

Middle School Reviews – Pick and Roll

What’s your name?: Jordan What school do you attend?: Hadley Jr. High What grade are you in school?: 6th grade What are you reviewing?: A book What’s the title of what you are reviewing?: Pick and Roll Did you like it?: It is

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Middle School Reviews – Pie

What’s your name?: Emily What school do you attend?: Hadley Jr. High What grade are you in school?: 6th grade What are you reviewing?: A book What’s the title of what you are reviewing?: Pie Did you like it?: Yes! I love this book

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Middle School Reviews – The City of Ember

What’s your name?: Samantha What school do you attend?: Glen Crest What grade are you in school?: 6th Grade What are you reviewing?: A Book. What’s the title of what you are reviewing?: The City of Ember Did you like it?: I love

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Middle School Reviews – The Maze Runner

What’s your name?: Alex Orozco What school do you attend?: Hadley Jr. High What grade are you in school?: 6th grade What are you reviewing?: A book What’s the title of what you are reviewing?: The Maze Runner Did you like it?: I really

Posted in Middle School Reviews