Author Archives: Windham High School Library Media Center

Catching Fire (#2 Hunger Games Trilogy)

Frankly, I liked Catching Fire by Suzanne Collins a lot, but didn’t love it like I did the Hunger Games. I’m not sure why, but I have a few ideas. For one thing, there’s not as much action and although … Continue reading

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Stitches: A Memoir

I gave Stitches: A Memoir by David Small to a friend for Christmas. She loved it and gave it back to me to read. David Small is an award-winning author and illustrator of more than 40 children’s books. He won … Continue reading

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Book Review

I just finished reading The Boy in the Striped Pajamas by John Boyne. What a sad, but wonderfully told story. Early versions of the title include the subtitle, “a fable.” This Holocaust story is told from the perspective of nine-year-old … Continue reading

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Brrrrrr!

What a week! Two snow days and now bitter cold. For me it’s been all about reading and movie viewing? How about you? I hope students took advantage of the extra time to study for midterm exams. The book club … Continue reading

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Last Day Before Winter Break

The Library Media Staff provided treats for students today which included some cookies for decorating.  Turned out several are Culinary Arts students so it was perfect! Where did the semester go? My goodness it flew. Especially after Thanksgiving. I am … Continue reading

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Candy Jar Winner

Congratulations to Hannah Moore! She won the jar full of candy on the Media Center desk. Hannah’s guess was 243 pieces and there were 246 in the jar. It sure was fun watching students (and a few teachers) make their … Continue reading

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