Check Out What's New or read below for the brief summaries of books new to the the Jefferson High School Library. Guest authors are welcome! See Mrs. J.
The Moon and More by Sarah DessenDuring the summer before college, Emaline is changed when she is confronted with a chance to experience romance and life beyond the limits of her comfortable hometown.
Posted Apr 28, 2015, 12:23 PM by Becky Johnson
Full Ride by Margaret Peterson HaddixAfter her father is convicted of embezzlement, Becca and her mother flee Georgia for a small town in Ohio. Three years later, she learns that her father's misdeeds may ...
Posted Apr 21, 2015, 6:11 PM by Becky Johnson
Doctor Sleep by Stephen KingAfter decades as an itinerant alcoholic, middle-aged Dan Torrance uses his remnant powers to assist the dying before coming to the aid of a twelve-year-old girl being ...
Posted Apr 20, 2015, 10:22 AM by Becky Johnson
More 15-16 Iowa HS Book Award titlesWe continue today with previews of the second half of the list of books from the 2015-2016 Iowa High School Book Award reading list. The final six books I will profile are: The Eye of Minds by James Dashner, The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey, Forgive Me, Leonard Peacock by Matthew Quick, The Scorpio Races by Maggie Stiefvater, Selection by Kiera Cass, and The Storyteller by Jodi Picoult.
Posted Apr 28, 2015, 2:14 PM by Becky Johnson
Iowa award winners!Eleanor and Parkby Rainbow Rowell is the winner of the 2015 Iowa High School Book Award. ... Lost Hero by Rick Riordon is the winner of the 2015 Iowa Teen Award.
Posted Apr 17, 2015, 6:47 AM by Becky Johnson
15-16 Iowa HS Book Award nomineesStarting this week, I will feature a different book each day from the 2015-2016 Iowa High School Book Award reading list. The first six books to watch for are: Butter by Erin Jade Lange, Divided We Fall by Trent Reedy, Doctor Sleep by Stephen King, Full Ride by Margaret Peterson Haddix, The Impossible Knife of Memory by Laurie Halse Anderson, and The Moon and More by Sarah Dessen.
Posted Apr 14, 2015, 12:53 PM by Becky Johnson
Go Easy Bib!Research season is in full swing and the JHS library is here to help with a School Edition subscription to EasyBib. Log in or sign up for a free account using your email address. See Mrs. Johnson to learn about new and helpful features to help you ace your research!
Posted Apr 14, 2015, 12:31 PM by Becky Johnson