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GEPL Tweens: Spys

By: Christina Keasler, Tween Librarian The new James Bond movie is out. Although I haven’t seen it yet, I am still planning on it, and not just because it currently holds the Guinness World Record for largest film stunt explosion.

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GEPL Tweens: Sphero

By: Christina Keasler, Tween Librarian Have you looked at the sky lately? There’s been a lot going on. With the Northern Lights, lunar eclipses, and blood moons, we have had a lot of reasons to keep our eyes up at

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GEPL Tweens: Halloween

By: Christina Keasler, Tween Librarian I love all things Halloween. I love ghostly tales and am an all-year ghost hunter. I make a Halloween checklist each year, but I never finish it. There’s just too much to do! I carve

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GEPL Tweens: Conlangs

By: Christina Keasler, Tween Librarian Everyone has been busy lately, and I have been no exception to this. But instead of cross country and soccer practices, I have been promoting the 3D design competition and practicing for upcoming presentations. While

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GEPL Tweens: Middle School Room Contest

By: Christina Keasler, Tween Librarain What’s in a name? There are a lot of weird names out there. Did you know that there’s a guy who legally changed his name to “Beezow Doo-Doo Zopittybop-Bop-Bop”; parents who tried (and failed) to

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GEPL Tweens: 3D Printing

By: Christina Keasler, Tween Librarian We’ve had our 3D printer for a couple years now. We’ve seen some awesome prints, and some abominable clogs. Eugene (that’s our printer’s name) and I have visited Hadley and Glen Crest multiple times and

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GEPL Tweens: Top Middle School Reader

By: Christina Keasler, Tween Librarian Meet our top middle school reader, Jeff Johnston! He’s an eighth grader at Hadley Junior High and finished up the summer reading program with 171 hours and 45 minutes! Wow! His secret: listening to Playaways

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GEPL Tweens: Tween Book Review – The Maze Runner

What’s your first name and school?: Joey; Glen Crest. What are you reviewing?: Maze Runner What did you review?: A book. What did you like about it?: I like that when there was a calm part James Dashner always makes it exiting.

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GEPL Tweens: Tween Movie Review – Dark Knight Rises

What’s your first name and school?: Andrew; Hadley What are you reviewing?: Dark Knight Rises What did you review?: A movie. What did you like about it?: The Dark Knight is about Batman hen is hated for being the bad guy

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GEPL Tweens: Tween Movie Review – Chasing Mavericks

What’s your first name and school?: Eric; Hadley Jr. High What are you reviewing?: Chasing Mavericks What did you review?: A Movie. What did you like about it?: I liked that the book was about surfing in the ocean, and I don’t

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