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 Girl With All The Gifts by M.R. CareyA little girl who is detained by the military, restrained in a wheelchair, and goes to school while heavily guarded doesn't truly understand why she is special until it ...
Posted by Becky Johnson
Cut Me Free by J.R. JohanssonA seventeen year old barely escapes her abusive parents and creates a new identity that is quickly compromised when her attempt to save a young girl attracts a deadly stalker
Posted Oct 7, 2015, 12:08 PM by Becky Johnson
From Where I Watch You by Shannon GroganWhile working to win a culinary school scholarship to escape her broken family, sixteen-year-old Kara is terrorized by an anonymous stalker who is leaving her notes with clues ...
Posted Oct 1, 2015, 11:08 AM by Becky Johnson
Snatched by Pete HautmanToo curious for her own good, Roni, crime reporter for her high school newspaper, teams up with Brian, freshman science geek, to investigate the beating and kidnapping of a classmate
Posted Sep 29, 2015, 7:18 AM by Becky Johnson
Great new resource ...Watch book trailers or listen to excerpts of books and interviews with authors.
Posted Sep 17, 2015, 6:50 PM by Becky Johnson
Time to vote on Teens' Top TenThe Teens' Top Ten is a "teen choice" list, where teens nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year! Nominators are members of teen book groups in sixteen school and public libraries around the country. Readers ages 12-18 will vote online between now and Teen Read Week™ (October 18-24, 2015) at www.ala.org/yalsa/reads4teens; the winners will be announced the week after Teen Read Week.
Posted Sep 14, 2015, 9:22 AM by Becky Johnson
Iowa Teen Award booksOpen up this Prezi presentation to learn more about this year's Iowa Teen Award books.
Posted Sep 10, 2015, 6:40 AM by Becky Johnson