News from The Pit: Holiday Edition
American International School of Budapest: MS/HS Library
Holidays are for Reading!
Check out a book from our library. Buy a book from your favorite bookstore. Or try our OverDrive service so you always have a book loaded onto your phone or tablet. No matter what format you prefer, taking time to read is a gift to yourself.
Awake at Dawn, by C. C. Hunter (second in the Shadow Falls series)
Between Shades of Grey, by Ruta Sepetys
Blood of Olympus, by Rick Riordan (fifth in the Heroes of Olympus series)
BOOK LISTS for gift ideas and pleasure reading for yourself
GoodReads: Choice Awards 2014
School Library Journal: Best of 2014
Slideshow of the best Picture Books, Middle Grade, Young Adult, and Nonfiction books
New York Times: 100 Notable Books of 2014
Mega-list, divided by genre
OverDrive: Read on your device....Easy and free!
2. Get and install the OverDrive app (search your app store)
3. Find our library (search American International School of Budapest)
4. Enter your library number (P+number)
5. Start borrowing!
The book will download onto your device so you can read anywhere. (No wifi needed after you download the book; read offline)
Downloaded titles stay on your bookshelf for 14 days. You can also change your borrowing time in "my account > settings"
Travel Guides in OverDrive: Always available!
Lonely Planet: Florence & Tuscany
...and we have other Italian destinations, too.
Lonely Planet: Vienna
....and we have other European cities like Paris and Amsterdam.
Lonely Planet: Slovenia
...and other European countries!
Books for TWEENS in OverDrive (grades 5-8)
Books for TEENS in OverDrive (grade 8+)
Books for ADULTS in OverDrive
by John Grisham
The Aviator's Wife
by Melanie Benjamin
Biographical novel: The story of Charles Lindberg's from his wife's point of view.
A Brewing Storm
by Richard Castle
Game of Thrones (series)
by George Martin
State of Wonder
by Ann Pratchett
The Burgess Boys
by Elizabeth Strout
Nonfiction in OverDrive (ADULT Interest )
DIY in OverDrive
These look good...how do I find MORE?
Here are some ways to SEARCH our catalog of 200+ titles to find what you want
1. Subjects ~> lists books by genre
2. Collections ~> special lists such as "Lonely Planet" or "Classics"
3. Levels ~> lists by reading level and interest (age) level