What's Happening in the Learning Commons

2017

"Pax" - By Sara Pennypacker

Posted on: Mar 20 2017

March 20, 2017 Pax and Peter have been inseparable ever since Peter rescued him as a kit. But one day, the unimaginable happens: Peter's dad enlists in the military and makes him return the fox to the…

"The Terrible Two" - By Mac Barnett And Jory John

Posted on: Mar 20 2017

March 20, 2017 Miles Murphy is not happy to be moving to Yawnee Valley, a sleepy town that's famous for one thing and one thing only: cows. In his old school, everyone knew him as the town's best prankster,…

"Fish In A Tree" - By Lynda Mullaly Hunt

Posted on: Mar 20 2017

March 20, 2017 Ally has been smart enough to fool a lot of smart people. Every time she lands in a new school, she is able to hide her inability to read by creating clever yet disruptive distractions.…

If You Liked Pax By Sara Pennypacker...

Posted on: Mar 20 2017

If you liked reading "PAX" by Sara Pennypacker, you might enjoy these books too: "Kindred Souls" by Patricia MacLachlan Ten-year-old Jake has always been close to his grandfather Billy—so close that…

"Nancy Clancy Star Of Stage And Screen" - By Jane…

Posted on: Mar 20 2017

It's Nancy's time to shine as she takes center stage in the school play! There's no way Nancy will get stuck in the chorus again this year—she's been practicing guitar for months and her audition was…

"Serafina And The Black Cloak" - By Robert Beatty

Posted on: Mar 19 2017

"Never go into the deep parts of the forest, for there are many dangers there, and they will ensnare your soul."Serafina has never had a reason to disobey her pa and venture beyond the grounds of the…

"Last Stop On Market Street" - By Matt De La Pena

Posted on: Mar 18 2017

NEWBERY AWARD WINNING BOOK A young boy rides the bus across town with his grandmother and learns to appreciate the beauty in everyday things.