The Library Scoop
Year 8; Term 1 2023
Welcome to 2023!
Read on to find helpful information about our Library. As well as explore our research guides, popular and new reads, fantastic eBooks and audiobooks, and see what is happening in Makerspace and Cre8 Lab this term.
This edition includes:
- Helpful information about our Potter Library
- Our Library Homepage and AHS Library blog
- Research Guides
- Reading - Popular and New Books
- eBooks and eAudiobooks
- Programs - Makerspace and Cre8 Lab
If you have any questions, please feel free to chat to Library staff or email the Library.
The Potter Library
📚ℹ️ Helpful Library information!
AHS Library Blog
🖥 Explore the Library Blog
Click here: All Hallows' School Library – #AHStimes20 (allhallowsschoollibrary.com)
What are they?
Research guides are created for a unit or assignment topic. They will help you build an understanding around the subject topic (i.e. Ancient Greece) and to begin researching.
Our guides include:
- Resources (helpful books, website and journal articles)
- Videos and images
- Links and suggestions to assist you with researching and referencing
The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas
By John Boyne
#Book 1 of 'The Boy in the Striped Pyjamas' series
By Keira Cass
#Book 1 of 'The Selection' series
By Victoria Aveyard
#Book 1 of the 'Red Queen' series
The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time
By Mark Haddon
The Prison Healer
By Lynette Noni
#Book 1 of the 'Prison Healer' series
By Tahereh Mafi
#Book 1 of the 'Shatter Me' series
By Lynette Noni
#Book 1 of the 'Medoran Chronicles' series
To All the Boys I've Loved Before
By Jenny Han
#Book 1 of the 'To All the Boys I've Loved Before' series
By Alice Oseman
#Book 1 of the 'Heartstopper' series
eBooks and eAudiobooks
The links below will take you to the websites where you can directly search, reserve, borrow and read eBooks and eAudiobooks.
Any items you borrow through the website will also appear on the apps (allowing you to move from computer to phone while keeping track of where you are up to in your book).
📖 Free Books that you can read or listen to...
Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll
A young girl, Alice, follows a white rabbit and enters Wonderland filled with amazing characters, like the Queen of Hearts, the Caterpillar and the Mad Hatter.
Click here: Alice's Adventures in Wonderland by Lewis Carroll - Free Ebook (gutenberg.org)
Anne of Green Gables by L. M. Montgomery
Anne Shirley, intelligent and independent, is adopted by a family who live in Green Gables, an old-fashioned farm.
Click here: Anne of Green Gables by L. M. Montgomery - Free Ebook (gutenberg.org)
Grimms' Fairy Tales by Jacob Grimm and Wilhelm Grimm
A collection of classic fairy tales including Cinderella, The Frog Prince, Rapunzel, Snow White and Rumplestiltskin.
Click here: Grimms' Fairy Tales by Jacob Grimm and Wilhelm Grimm - Free Ebook (gutenberg.org)
Advertical Media. (2022). Many Books. Retrieved from 50,000+ Free eBooks in the Genres you Love | Manybooks
Goodreads. (2022). When in doubt go to the library Hermione Granger: Elementary compsoition notebook college ruled blank 200 pages [Image]. Retrieved from When In Doubt Go To The Library - Hermione Granger: Elementary Composition Notebook College Ruled Blank 200 Pages Journal Workbook for School Kids Students Grade 3 4 5 & Home Schooling by NOT A BOOK (goodreads.com)
Keep Inspiring Me. (2022). 160 Quotes about books and reading. Retrieved from 160 Quotes About Books & Reading | Keep Inspiring Me
Unique Teaching Resources. (2017). 80+ quotes about reading for children. Retrieved from 80+ Quotes About Reading For Children: Download free posters and graphics of inspiring reading, literacy, and literature quotes. (uniqueteachingresources.com)
Images for books are sourced either from the author's websites or are book and film covers, used as permitted under copyright for promotion. Other images were created by the author using Canva.
About AHS Library
Blog: All Hallows' School Library (allhallowsschoollibrary.com)
Location: 547 Ann Street, Fortitude Valley QLD, Australia