GPMS Library News

November's News

25 Book Challenge Campaign

On December 17th, students who have read 10 or more books for the 25 Book Campaign will be invited to attend an event at the Performing Arts Center at Norhtwest High Shool. Please encourage students to read and submit their data into the netSchool 25 Book Challenge database.

Important Dates:

November 27th - Cut-off date for 5 book incentive

November 30th - 5 Book Ice Cream Celebration

Decemeber 10th - Cut-off date for 10 book incentive

December 17th - 10 Book Movie Celebration @ PAC NHS

What have you read lately?

Faculty Reading Display

Send the title and author of the book(s) that you have read so far this school year to the library. Stop by to see the awesome display of what our faculty is reading.

Student Book Club

Friday, Nov. 16th 2012 at 8:30am

2200 Texan Drive

Justin, TX

Students are invited to the student book club to discuss Matched by Allie Condie.

Cassia has always had complete trust in the Society to make decisions for her, but when she is being paired with her ideal mate, a second face flashes on the screen, and Cassia begins to doubt the Society's infallibility as she tries to decide which man she truly loves.

Faculty Book Club

Friday, Dec. 14th 2012 at 8am

2200 Texan Drive

Justin, TX

Faculty will discuss the Texas Lone Star book by Ruta Sepetys.

In 1941, fifteen-year-old Lina, her mother, and brother are pulled from their Lithuanian home by Soviet guards and sent to Siberia, where her father is sentenced to death in a prison camp while she fights for her life, vowing to honor her family and the thousands like hers by burying her story in a jar on Lithuanian soil. Based on the author's family, includes a historical note.

Top 10 Books Read @ GPMS

1. The Maze of Bones by Rick Riordan

2. Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins

3. Mockingjay by Suzanne Collins

4. Twilight by Stephenie Meyer

5. Matched by Allyson Condie

6. The Sword Thief by Peter Lerangis

7. The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins

8. Cinder by Marissa Meyer

9. Diary of a Wimpy Kid : Cabin Fever by Jeff Kinney

10. Independence Hall by Roland Smith

Top 10 October Readers

1. John Foster

2. Savannah Wynne

3. Baleigh May

4. Joshua Potts

5. Savanna Reese

6. Michaela Brandt

7. Lesley Gulde

8. Aaron Broom

9. Alex Hernandez

10. Kaylea King