Tuesday, September 13, 2016

TEXAS TEEN BOOK FESTIVAL - OCTOBER 1

FIELD TRIP to the Texas Teen Book Festival
October 1, 2016
8:00 am - 6:30 pm
PERMISSION SLIPS due September 20
Pick one up in the Library today or download HERE

Friday, August 19, 2016

WELCOME BACK!!!

Check out the Library Orientation video!


Friday, May 13, 2016

CHECK OUT BOOKS FOR THE SUMMER!

CHECK OUT BOOKS OVER THE SUMMER!

RETURN THIS PERMISSION SLIP to the Library and check out up to 
10 BOOKS for the SUMMER!

check out the last week of school
May 23-27


video


Wednesday, May 11, 2016

Book Fair Next Week!

BRING YOUR & $MONEY$ TO PURCHASE SOME SUMMER READS!

Tuesday, May 3, 2016

TIM GREEN IS COMING!!!

AUTHOR VISIT
TIM GREEN
MAY 5
3:00 - 3:57

Tim Green is a New York Times Bestselling author, attorney, and former NFL first-round draft pick.  The entire student body is excited to hear him speak about the importance of education, reading books, and good character.  In order to guarantee a personalized copy of any of his titles, please return THIS FORM along with cash or check (made out to HCMS Library) to the Library by Wednesday, May 4. 

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Tuesday, April 26, 2016

new SELECTION book!

Don't freak out y'all, but The Crown by Kiera Cass comes out May 3!
That's next Tuesday, y'all!

Here's a sneak peek at the Royal Fairwell...

Wednesday, March 9, 2016

SPRING BOOK 2016

SPRING BREAK = SPRING BOOK

Don't take a break from reading this Spring Break!
Take a SPRING BOOK!  READ, READ, READ!

Participate in our Spring Book 2016 Event. 

Here's how it works:

  • Wherever you read this spring break, be it on the couch at home, at the Springs, or on the slopes, snap a picture of you and your book.
  • Pin your location on our Spring Book 2016 map (below)
    1. Click on the link above or Click the "View Larger Map" icon in the top right-hand corner of the map below
    2. Click the blue "Sign In" button in the top, right-hand corner and sign in with your gmail account 
    3. Click "Edit" on the left-hand side
    4. Click the "Add Marker" icon along the top and drop your pin OR Type your location in the search bar and hit enter
  • Add your name and picture of you and your book
  • Win a prize when you get back to school
We've got LOADS and LOADS of new books AND tons of oldie but goodies!

So stop on by the library before the break to stock up on some good reads.


MARCH BOOK MADNESS - 1ST ROUND VOTING!

March Book Madness has begun!  Vote in the Round 1 Bracket!

Everyone should particiate!  You don't have to have read any of the books to vote!  But hopefully you'll discover some books that you will want to read.

I will post the link to the voting rounds each Wednesday.

Watch this video to see what it's all about: http://bit.ly/1KvamST

* Note, you DO NOT have to have read any of the books to vote. There are links to videos about the books
HERE - 6th grade
HERE - 7th & 8th grade
so that you can get to know the books. 

This week, YOU should take 2 votes:

1) Pick which one book you think will win it all (you're favorite): 

http://goo.gl/forms/LsBE0E0jX3

This is for my records. Any students who predict the winner will win a prize.

2) Round 1 Vote: http://marchbookmadness.weebly.com/ya-bracket.html

We have plenty copies of these books, so stop by the Library today to check one out!  They're great!

6th grade bracket

7th & 8th grade bracket

Monday, February 22, 2016

AUTHOR VISIT!!!

J.A. WHITE
MONDAY, FEBRUARY 29
6TH GRADERS

The author of the fantastical Thickety series is coming to visit HCMS 6th graders next Monday, February 29!  The Thickety is on this year's Lone Star reading list and is the first in the series.

The Library is selling all 3 books in the series!  So buy your copy today before they run out.  And don't forget to get them signed by the author next Monday!  Order forms are in the library, or you can download it HERE.  

Even though this author visit is for 6th graders, any student can purchase the books and get them signed.