News From The Pit: June 2015

Summer Reading Edition

It's Almost Summer!

Get your stack of books ready!

Summer Reading helps you...

  • unplug
  • connect with humanity (got empathy?)
  • stay scholarly
  • grow your vocabulary
  • get ahead (ask your teacher for titles you'll read in the fall)

Suggested Goal: Read FIVE or more books this summer

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It's time for #summerREADselfie !

What do I do?

  • Snap a picture of yourself with each book you finish this summer
  • Post it to your Instagram, Facebook, Tumblr, or Snapchat (or email it to friends)


  • Spread the word about good books
  • Connect with each other over the summer
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Top Ten Teen Titles video:

(via the American Library Association)
2015 Teens' Top Ten Nominees

Staying in Hungary?

Check out books:

  • Wednesdays, 1:30 ~ 4:00, July 1 through August 12th

Buy Books:

OverDrive: Check out e-books (get the app here)

Email if you need your library number

SAT Prep

Kahn Academy has just announced a free program to prepare for the SAT tests in March, 2016. Get ahead by doing the program over the summer.