Theodore Boone – Kid Lawyer

Thirteen-year-old Theodore Boone, who knows every judge, police officer, and court clerk in the small town of Strattenburg, finds himself involved in a murder trial because of knowledge he might have about a cold-blooded killer.

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Stravaganza: City of Ships

Sequel to: Stravaganza, city of secrets. Feeling inferior to her talented twin brother, teenaged Isabel is transported to a parallel world that resembles the Italian Renaissance city-state of Ravenna, where she tries to save the city from attack by the fierce Gate people.

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Banned Books Week

This is Banned Books Week – Every year in September we celebrate the First Ammendment to our Constitution the Freedom of Speech in our Freedom to Read and not be consored. Did you know that last year The Hunger Games and  Twilight were two of the top ten books challenged to be removed from school libraries?   Do you think books should be banned?  Do you think it challenges our Freedom of Speech?  Come down to the library and see a list of books challenged over the years.
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Summer Reading Party !

JLS Summer Readers read almost 7800 books.  That is 1000 more than last year. The 8th grade was the overall winner for most books read.  This is their third year as winners!!! What an amazing class of readers! Congratulations to 6th, 7th and 8th grade for all the reading for pleasure they did.  You all set a school record. What a way to take a mini-vacation.

 

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The Warlock: The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel

It’s almost over, isn’t it? After all, Nicholas Flamel is dying, and Perenelle will soon follow. Dr. John Dee has stolen the Codex, the twins Josh and Sophie have been alienated from each other, the Shadowrealms are crumbling, and Dee plans to destroy the world. Readers of the intelligent, complex series The Secrets of the Immortal Nicholas Flamel will be delighted that folklorist and mythologist Scott still has plenty of plot twists and magic in store. Replete with familiar and new characters and even a trip back to Danu Talis, this next-to-last installment will not disappoint.

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Darke – Septimus Heap, Book 6

Apprentice Septimus Heap must enter the Darke to save the Castle and the Wizard Tower from destruction, but he needs the help of many to battle the spreading Darkenesse.

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Redwall – The Rogue Crew

Final installment to the poplular Redwall Series

The murderous and evil Razzid Wearat and his crew of vermin are on a mission to seize Redwall Abbey for themselves, and Abbot Thibb and his Redwallers must defend their home with the help of the hares of the Longpatrol and the Rogue Crew of sea otters.

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