These are all the News & Announcements posted in January, 2010.
Staff Reading Pick
Here is another reading pick from the Logan Library Staff.
Book: The Society of Unrelenting Vigilance by Glenn Dakin
Recommended by: Katrina, Library Technical Assistant
Theo is a lonely teenager with a mysterious illness who only knows three people in the world. When that suddenly changes, societies of good and evil vie for the mysterious power he harbors. This is a fast paced adventure through modern and Victorian London and the secret underground world beneath it. It is the first book of The Candle Man series, and I can't wait for the next one!
Want more reading suggestions? View previous staff picks.
Posted By Logan Library at 3:50 PM / Category:Staff Picks
ALA Literary Awards
The American Library Association announced their book award winners yesterday. The winners of the children's book awards are:
John Newbery Medal for the most outstanding contribution to children's literature.
When You Reach Me by Rebecca Stead.
Randolph Caldecott Medal for the most distinguished American picture book for children
The Lion & The Mouse by Jerry Pinkney
Robert F. Sibert Medal for most distinguished informational book for children:
Almost Astronauts: 13 Women Who Dared to Dream by Tanya Lee Stone
Michael L. Printz Award for excellence in literature written for young adults:
Going Bovine by Libba Bray
YALSA Excellence in Nonfiction Award for excellence in informational books for young adults:
Charles and Emma: The Darwins Leap of Faith by Deborah Heiligman
Visit the ALA website for a more complete list of awards and honor books.
Posted By Logan Library at 11:22 AM / Category:Books & Reading
Library Closed for Martin Luther King Day
The Library will be closed on Monday, January 18 in honor of Martin Luther King day. We will resume normal hours on Tuesday, January 19. Enjoy your holiday.
Posted By Logan Library at 1:45 PM / Category:Library Closed
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