Loyola Library Updates

October/November 2015

Fun Fact: Did you know that there are more public libraries in the United States than there are McDonald's restaurants? 16,536 branches to be exact!

Don't miss our spooky Halloween display!

These titles as well as dozens of others are available in the Horror, Paranormal, and Fantasy sections of the library (just ask Ms. Watkins where these scary titles are located)!

Some new additions include:

Jurassic Park by Michael Crichton

It by Stephen King

The Amityville Horror by Jay Anson

Nightmare at 20,000 Feet by Richard Matheson

The Shining by Stephen King

Library of Souls by Ransom Riggs

I Hunt Killers by Barry Lyga

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25 Book Challenge

Do you think you can read 25 books over the course of the school year? Do you think you can read more books than Ms. Watkins? Sign up for the 25 Book Challenge and get started! Sign up form and official rules are posted at the circulation desk in the library.

New Titles in the Library

Amazing New Fiction

The Crossover

by Kwame Alexander (winner of the 2015 Newbery Medal)

What We Saw

by Aaron Hartzler (author of Rapture Practice)

Reality Boy

by A.S. King

Out of the Easy

by Ruta Sepetys

Carry On

by Rainbow Rowell (author of Fangirl and Eleanor & Park)

Boy Meets Boy

by David Levithan

Stuck in Neutral

by Terry Trueman

The Prisoner of Heaven

by Carlos Ruiz Zafon

The Abbey: A Story of Discovery

by James Martin

I Wish I Had A Red Dress

by Pearl Cleage

Sweet New Non-Fiction

Adulting: How to Become a Grown Up in 468 Easy(ish) Steps

by Kelly Williams Brown

How I Discovered Poetry

by Marilyn Nelson

$2.00 a Day: Living on Almost Nothing in America

by Kathryn J. Edin & H. Luke Shaefer

Battle Hymn of the Tiger Mother

by Amy Chua


by Sophia Amoruso (founder of Nasty Gal clothing line)

How to be a Woman

by Caitlin Moran (a must-read for all feminists!)

Life in Motion: An Unlikely Ballerina

by Misty Copeland

My Salinger Year

by Joanna Rakoff

Dearie: The Remarkable Life of Julia Child

by Bob Spitz

One More Thing: Stories and Other Stories

by B.J. Novak (aka Ryan Howard from The Office)

Popular: How a Geek in Pearls Discovered the Secret to Confidence

by Maya Van Wagenen (written when she was 16 years old!)

When You Are Engulfed In Flames

by David Sedaris

November Book Club meeting

Tuesday, Nov. 17th, 7:45am

980 Park Avenue

New York, NY

Book clubbers, pick up your copies of Bone Gap (by Laura Ruby) from me at the library and join us in the library on Tuesday, November 17th at 7:45am for our second meeting!