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Tuesday, March 31, 2015

The Wicked Will Rise - yes, we have it

Doesn't it figure!!? Almost the very day we begin advertising for our April Lunchtime Book Club title, Dorothy Must Die, its sequel comes out. Many of our students have already read the book, and are already asking if we will be getting the sequel and the novellas. We were pleased to see the newest installment of the series come in today!!



And now, hot of the press, the sequel has arrived at DHS!! Let the reserves begin. Don't forget you can place a hold on a book right through your Destiny Quest app!


Dorothy Must Die Lunchtime Book Club - April 29

Don't forget to sign up for the book club meeting April 29. We have our books ready to checkout to students who have signed up. Still need to sign up? Click here.

March Madness 2015

Today brings to a close our annual March Madness in the Library. Annually we set up a 16 bracket tournament, pitting the top 16 circulating books for a physical year--March through February, using the single elimination process. Our books move through our brackets with student voting.

Here is how the weeks have gone down through March:


After round one, we were left with our Elite Eight:


After our second Week, we were left with our Final Four:




And for Week 4:



We kept out voting open through this morning, as we had a tie Friday when our winner was to be announced. By a very small margin, our winner was:


I am sad to report not a single student finished with a perfect bracket.  Here is our final wall display: