2019 Spring Promotion
Don't forget to present your passports each time you check out a book! For every 10th book, you get a fun little something.
I am currently reading From Twinkle with Love by Sandhya Menon. This is a 2019 Lone Star novel. I loved the author's other book--When Dimple Met Rishi, and this is a Lone Star novel, so win-win! It's very cute!
I am currently listening to The Sun is Also a Star by Nicola Yoon. I have had the audio of this for a while and decided to finally listen to it. Everyone has talked about this novel, so I'm excited to listen to it!
Book Trailer Highlight: Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker Rhodes
This is a 2019 Lone Star novel. It's about a boy who is shot by a police officer who doesn't know Jerome's gun is a toy gun. He joins the ghost boys and this is their story and the story of the living.
Author Profile: Jewell Parker Rhodes
"Jewell Parker Rhodes has always loved reading and writing stories. Born and raised in Manchester, a largely African-American neighborhood on the North Side of Pittsburgh, she was a voracious reader as a child. She began college as a dance major, but when she discovered there were novels by African Americans, for African Americans, she knew she wanted to be an author. " -- from the website