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Parents and Interested Friends: TRY IT--IT WON'T BREAK!!!!! Please feel free to use our new Library Media Center Network. Our students are getting very proficient at finding book titles, newpaper articles, magazine issues, and television script printouts. With the network, they can print out full-text articles, or bibliographies on their chosen subject. We are quite proud of our network capabilities, and invite you to learn along with us. To get to some of the other features, press the Escape (Esc) key. You may then chose to highlight Reviews (R), or Calendar(C), by moving the up or down arrow key. When the word is highlighted, press the Enter key. When you are finished reading a screen, you may exit from that topic by pressing the Escape key. Under Book Search, you may type in a Title, an Author, a Subject, or a Keywork. Go to CD-ROM to find newspaper, magazine or television articles. FEAR NOT--SO SHALL WE LEARN. To get to the newspaper, magazine, social issues, or television scripts, you must exit out of the Surpass/2. Just use the arrow keys to highlight "Yes" when you are asked, "Do you want to exit Surpass/2?" The next screen will have the words "Book Search", "CD-ROM", amd"Exit". Use the arrow keys to move to CD-ROM, press the Enter key and wait for the CD menu to come up. You may arrow down to highlight the selection you want to see, and press the Enter key. Just follow the rest of the instructions when the program comes up.

New in Library

  • Attack on TitanAttack on Titan

    Suzukaze, Ryo, author.

    The Vertical Maneuvering Equipment, humanity's greatest weapon against the Titans, is designed at last, but there's a catch: Kuklo and the Survey Corps have only a short time to use it to successfully destroy a Titan, or the Corps will be disbanded for good. And even worse, an unlikely figure from Kuklo's past will be taking part.

  • Space BoySpace Boy

    McCranie, Stephen, 1987-

    Amy lives on a colony in deep space, but when her father loses his job the family moves back to Earth, where she has to adapt to heavier gravity, a new school, and a strange boy with no flavor.

  • Storm-wakeStorm-wake

    Christopher, Lucy.

    Moss lives alone with her magician father and a dog on a magical island, until a tempest sweeps a wild, not-quite-human boy, Callan, onto its beaches, and the two grow close, despite her father's worries--and then one day, a young man from the outside world is shipwrecked on her island, and after that nothing will be the same again.

  • SupergirlSupergirl

    Tamaki, Mariko.

    "Kara Danvers isn't any different than any other teenager in her hometown. Problems with school. Problems with boys. Problems with friends. But while growing pains shake up Kara's world, a series of earth-shaking events hits her hometown, leaving her with the choice of blending in with the crowd, or being different"--Provided by publisher.

  • Sweet black wavesSweet black waves

    PĂ©rez, Kristina, 1980-

    When she unwittingly saves the life of an enemy, lady-in-waiting Branwen awakens an ancient healing magic within herself, warming her heart to her enemy's cause and setting herself at odds with her best friend, the princess.

  • Teaching my mother how to give birthTeaching my mother how to give birth

    Shire, Warsan, 1988-

    A collection of poetry by Warsan Shire, a Somali-born poet who is based in London, England.

  • Texas rangerTexas ranger

    Patterson, James, 1947-

    "Across the ranchlands and cities of his home state, Rory Yates's discipline and law-enforcement skills have carried him far--from local highway patrolman to the honorable rank of Texas Ranger. A tough case in Waco has jeopardized Yates's chances at promotion, and he decides to take time off to recharge with his family in their small-town hometown, Redbud. He arrives and finds a horrifying crime scene--and a scathing accusation: he is named a suspect in the murder of his ex-wife, Anne, a devoted teacher whose only controversial act ever was deciding to end her marriage to a Ranger. In search of the killer, Yates follows the Ranger creed--never to surrender--into the inferno of the most twisted and violent minds he's ever encountered. That code just might bring him out alive"--OCLC.

  • These rebel wavesThese rebel waves

    Raasch, Sara.

    A soldier named Adeluna, a pirate named Devereux, and a heretic named Benat will fight for themselves, their countries and their families, and if they do not they will face a war that could destroy the world.

  • Things I can't forgetThings I can't forget

    Kenneally, Miranda.

    Seeking God's forgiveness for a past sin, eighteen-year-old Kate finds summer employment at a church camp, where she is tempted to have a fling with co-counselor Matt.

  • This story is a lieThis story is a lie

    Pollock, Tom (Tom H.)

    "Seventeen-year-old mathematical genius Peter Blankman battles his lifelong panic attacks as he tries to find his missing twin sister, Bel, and those who nearly assassinated his mother, a famous scientist"--Provided by publisher.

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Popular Titles

  • Picture us in the lightPicture us in the light

    Gilbert, Kelly Loy.

    Daniel, a Chinese-American teen, must grapple with his plans for the future, his feelings for his best friend Harry, and his discovery of a family secret that could shatter everything.

  • Seraph of the end #13Seraph of the end #13

    Kagami, Takaya.

  • A list of cagesA list of cages

    Roe, Robin, author.

    When Adam Blake lands the best elective ever in his senior year, serving as an aide to the school psychologist, he thinks he's got it made. Sure, it means a lot of sitting around, which isn't easy for a guy with ADHD, but he can't complain, since he gets to spend the period texting all his friends. Then the doctor asks him to track down the troubled freshman who keeps dodging her, and Adam discovers that the boy is Julian -- the foster brother he hasn't seen in five years. Adam is ecstatic to be reunited. At first, Julian seems like the boy he once knew. He's still kindhearted. He still writes stories and loves picture books meant for little kids. But as they spend more time together, Adam realizes that Julian is keeping secrets, like where he hides during the middle of the day, and what's really going on inside his house. Adam is determined to help him, but his involvement could cost both boys their lives.

  • Girl in the blue coatGirl in the blue coat

    Hesse, Monica, author, narrator.

    Amsterdam, 1943. Hanneke spends her days procuring and delivering sought after black market goods to paying customers, her nights hiding the true nature of her work from her concerned parents, and every waking moment mourning her boyfriend, who was killed on the Dutch front lines when the Germans invaded. She likes to think of her illegal work as a small act of rebellion against the Nazis. On a routine delivery, a client asks Hanneke for help. Expecting to hear that Mrs. Janssen wants meat or kerosene, Hanneke is shocked by the older woman's frantic plea to find a person, a Jewish teenager Mrs. Janssen had been hiding, who has vanished without a trace from a secret room. Hanneke initially wants nothing to do with such dangerous work, but is ultimately drawn into a web of mysteries and stunning revelations that lead her into the heart of the resistance, open her eyes to the horrors of the Nazi war machine, and compel her to take desperate action.

  • Three dark crowns #1Three dark crowns #1

    Blake, Kendare.

  • Highly illogical behaviorHighly illogical behavior

    Whaley, John Corey, author.

    Agoraphobic sixteen-year-old Solomon has not left his house in three years, but Lisa is determined to change that--and to write a scholarship-winning essay based on the results.

  • One Paris summerOne Paris summer

    Swank, Denise Grover, author.

    While spending a summer in Paris, Sophie Peterson will need to decide if she can forgive her father for divorcing her mother and moving to France, and how much she should trust her heart with her first love, Mathieu.

  • Taking flightTaking flight : from war orphan to star ballerina

    DePrince, Michaela.

    "The memoir of Michaela DePrince, who lived the first few years of her live in war-torn Sierra Leone until being adopted by an American Family. Now seventeen, she is one of the premiere ballerinas in the United States"--

  • Seraph of the end #1Seraph of the end #1 : vampire reign

    Kagami, Takaya, 1979-

    "After trumpets of the apocalypse proclaim the fall of humanity, vampires arise from the shadows to rule the earth. Yuichiro wants just one thing--to get revenge by killing each and every vampire. Yuichiro's dream is near-impossible, given that vampires are seven times stronger than humans, and the only way to kill them is by mastering Cursed Gear, advanced demon-possessed weaponry. Not to mention that humanity's most elite Vampire Extermination Unit, the Moon Demon Company, wants nothing to do with Yuichiro unless he can prove he's willing to work in a team--which is the last thing he wants!"--Back cover.

  • The last thirteen: 13The last thirteen: 13 : book one

    Phelan, James.

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