Library Book Group:
Book Group will read and discuss Divergent by Veronica Roth on
Wed. March 19 at lunch in the library workroom.
Come and join us in an
engaging dialog about the factions and the upcoming movie.
Bring your lunch and we will supply dessert.
Divergent faction icons from Divergent Wiki
Best Young Adult Books of 2013 Lists
Now that you have seen other's favorites. Tell us yours. Double click on the wall below to add your favorite YA title of 2013.
We voted in Oct. Here are the winners!
1st line Fridays continues!
Follow this contest on Twitter @powayhslibrary, #1stlines
This week's first line, "The gale tore at him and he felt its bite deep within and he knew that if the did not make landfall in three days they would all be dead." Guess the title and be entered into our raffle for a Barnes & Noble giftcard.
Healthy New Year Scavenger Hunt:
The Healthy Research Trophy is here. We swept the contest and left Westview trailing. Our individual research awards went to Duc Nguyen, Ms. McMillan and Ms. Mogush. They persevered through the entire month and answered all 8 questions. Thank you all for exploring our new database, Teen Health & Wellness
12/4/13 Research Award
This year the library will be awarding $100 to the student with the best research essay. The essay should be one you wrote for a PHS class as the teacher of the class will also be honored with a prize. To learn more or to submit your essay visit the Research Award page.
preparing for their first senior project
presentation by creating an infographic. An infographic is a visual representation of data or instructive materials. Here is one on the Color Distribution of YA Book Covers. It is by writer, Kate Hart
. Click on the graphic to enlarge.
Our next book group discussion will be about Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson.
Join us in reading this discussion provoking title. Copies available for checkout. Book Group will meet to discuss on Jan. 8 at lunch in the library.
10/14/13 PTSA Thank-you
Today we are signing a thank-you card for the PTSA. They paid for our Junior Library Guild subscription. This subscription provides PHS with 12 new books a month. So when you visit today, make sure and sign letting us know you appreciate new books.
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