Spooky October Reading

halloween_dracula mummy halloween_frankenstein_m

 

 

 

 

 

halloween_ghost_s

Do you love scary stories?  Want to know what real mummies look like?

Visit your library this month and enjoy your favorite October topics:

Ghosts, Vampires, Werewolves, Zombies, Mummies,

Dracula, Frankenstein, Halloween and more.

Genres: Horror, Gothic, Supernatural, and Suspense.

Authors: Stephen King, Christopher Pike, R. L. Stine, and many more.

Summer Reading

Here is a list of great books to read over the summer:

Monster by Walter Dean Myers

Cover

Bound by Donna Jo Napoli

Bound

The Lightning Thief (Percy Jackson and the Olympians, Book 1) by Rick Riordan

Lighting Thief

Mister Monday (Keys to the Kingdom, Book 1) by Garth Nix

Mister Monday

The Outsiders by S. E. Hinton

The Outsiders

Dead End in Norvelt by Jack Gantos

Dead End

Outlander by Diana Gabaldon

Outlander

Here is more summer reading by age.

Here is more suggestions from the OC Public Library.

If these books do not look interesting to you feel free to email Mr. Poff (jpoff@hbuhsd.edu) or Ms. Rice (sbielinskirice@hbuhsd.edu) for more suggestions.

WHS Library Kiosks

Thanks to the Westminster High School PTSA, the WHS Library now has six kiosks optimized for your convenience.

another_finished_kiosk

WHS Library Kiosk’s are:

  • Open to all without login
  • Intended for quick access to collection

Look up books

  • When logged in:

Put books on hold
Recommend books
Print book lists
Print MLA formatted lists

  • Printing Microsoft Office documents and presentations
  • Accessing your Google Account

 

 

Reading Links to Explore

 

childrens_literature_icon

 

“Some people will lie, cheat, steal and back-stab to get ahead… and to think, all they have to do is READ.”
 – Fortune

 

 

 

 

Websites and Links on Reading

Top Titles at WHS

  • Thirteen reasons why by Jay Asher
  • The Fallen by Paul Langan
  • Perk of being a wallflower by Stephen Chbosky
  • The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini
  • A child called “It”: one child’s courage to survive by David J. Pelzer
  • The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins
  • Diary of a wimpy kid: cabin fever by Jeff Kinney
  • The Chocolate war by Robert Cormier
  • Speak by Laurie Halse Anderson
  • Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury
  • The Hobbit by J. R. R. Tolkien

 

 

 

 

 

 

WordPress theme: Kippis 1.15