Women's History Month
Celebrate Women's History Month by learning more.
Women's History Month- U.S. government site
Mighty Girls & Women - These blog posts will introduce you to a variety of inventors, spies, soldiers, environmentalists, and more.
Click! The Ongoing Feminist Revolution - includes timelines, video clips, list of resources
The Famous People - This site lists many people and gives much information BUT does not say the sources of any of the facts. Everything should be checked in reliable sources for use in assignments.
Books of the Month
(Fiction links are to Novelist- click for more information about the books and to find similar titles.)
Heartless by Marissa Meyer (FIC MEYER)
My Sister Rosa by Justine Larbalestier (FIC LARBAL)
Relentless by Tera Lynn Childs (FIC CHILDS)
The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon (FIC YOON)
Air by Ryan Gattis (FIC GATTIS)
Bajo la Misma Estrella by John Green (SP FIC GREEN)
Ciudades de Papel by John Green (SP FIC GREEN)
Pasadena by Sherri Smith (FIC SMITH)
Shame the Stars by Guadalupe Garcia McCall (FIC McCALL)
Swarm by Scott Westerfeld (FIC WESTERFELD)
Tetris by Box Brown (GN 794.8 BRO)
You in Five Acts by Una LaMarche (FIC LaMARCHE)
DECEMBER- The December books are the rest of the titles nominated for 2016 Teens' Top Ten BOOKS.
Black Widow Forever Red by Margaret Stohl (FIC STOHL)
Charlie, Presumed Dead by Anne Heltzel (FIC HELTZEL)
Every Last Word by Tamara Ireland Stone (FIC STONE)
Everything, Everything by Nicola Yoon (FIC YOON)
Hold Me Like a Breath by Tiffany Schmidt (FIC SCHMIDT)
Illuminae by Amie Kaufman (FIC KAUFMAN)
Mark of the Thief by Jennifer Nielsen (FIC NIELSEN)
Mechanica by Betsy Cornwell (FIC CORNWELL)
The Novice by Taran Matharu (FIC MATHARU)
Powerless by Tera Lynn Childs (FIC CHILDS)
Six of Crows by Leigh Bardugo (FIC BARDUGO)
Suicide Notes from Beautiful Girls by Lynn Weingarten (FIC WEINGARTEN)
You and Me and Him by Kris Dinnison (FIC DINNISON)
Zeroes by Scott Westerfeld (FIC WESTERFELD)
NOVEMBER-The November books come from titles nominated for 2016 Teens' Top Ten Books.
Alive by Chandler Baker (FIC BAKER)
All the Bright Places by Jennifer Niven (FIC NIVEN)
Con Academy by Joe Schreiber (FIC SCHREIBER)
I Am Princess X by Cherie Priest (FIC PRIEST)- graphic novel hybrid
The Darkest Part of the Forest by Holly Black (FIC BLACK)
The Devil You Know by Trish Doller (FIC DOLLER)
The Game of Love and Death by Martha Brockenbrough (FIC BROCKEN)
The Ghosts of Heaven by Marcus Sedgwick (FIC SEDGWICK)
The Glass Arrow by Kristen Simmons (FIC SIMMONS)
The Summer After You and Me by Jennifer Doktorski (FIC DOKTORSKI) - set at the Jersey shore
The Witch Hunter by Virginia Boecker (FIC BOECKER)
When by Victoria Laurie (FIC LAURIE)
1. Lucky Penny by Ananth Hirsh and Yuko Ota
(GN FIC HIRSH) Comedy/romance/action
2. Bubonic Panic by Gail Jarrow (616.9 JAR)
The story of plague, how it spread, and finally reached America.
3. Peas and Carrots by Tanita S. Davis (FIC DAVIS)
4. Althea & Oliver by Cristina Moracho
(FIC MORACHO) "an achingly real story about identity, illness, and love- and why bad decisions sometimes feel so good."