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Mrs. Jennifer Longgood
Teacher/Librarian Media Specialist
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RECOMMENDED READING

Looking for something great to read? Life is too short to read a bad book so look here to find some great book lists compiled by students, teachers, librarians, and me, your favorite librarian/media specialist! We want to help you find the right book! Look at the books featured below or take our reading survey. We'll select a book chosen especially for you based on your personal preferences and deliver it to your Face 2 Face class as soon as possible. Take a chance, you might just find a book that may be right for you!

Reading Rx Reading Survey

rosies

The Eliot Rosewater Indiana High School Book Award (The Rosie Award) is chosen annually by students across Indiana in grades nine through twelve. Students at participating high schools and public libraries who read any of the 25 nominated books are eligible to rate each book they've read. Vote online using the link below or by contacting Mrs, Longgood.

Read 5 or more of these books to be invited to a Lunch Party in the library where we will give away copies of the Rosies in May! 

Announcing the Rosie's for 2021-22

Click on the cover to view information about the book and the author.

Vote for the 2021-22 Rosies

Vote and rate online for each book you read. Make sure to have a record of your vote emailed to Mrs. Longgood (jennifer.longgood@nwsc.k12.in.us) so you get your Rosie Lunch invitation!

#murdertrending

#murdertrending by Gretchen McNeil

after

After the Fire by Will Hill

americanized

Americanized: Rebel without a Green Card by Sara Saedi

art

The Art of Breaking Things by Laura Sibson

brave

Brave Face by Shaun David Hutchinson

crack

Cracking the Bell by Geoff Herbach

grace

The Grace Year by Kim Liggett

heroine

Heroine by Mindy McGinnis

http://www.rosiebookaward.com/how-to-make-friends-with-the-dark.html

How to Make Friends with the Dark by Kathleen Glasgow

i am

I Am Still Alive by Kate Alice Marshall

http://www.rosiebookaward.com/i-know-you-remember.html

I Know You Remember by Jennifer Donaldson

killing

Killing November by Adriana Mather

Michigan Vs. The Boys by Carrie S. Allen

Michigan Vs. The Boys by Carrie S. Allen

On the Come Up by Angie Thomas

On the Come Up by Angie Thomas

The Opposite of Innocent by Sonja Sones

The Opposite of Innocent by Sonja Sones

Patron Saints of Nothing by Randy Ribay

Patron Saints of Nothing by Randy Ribay

The Rest of the Story by Sarah Dessen

The Rest of the Story by Sarah Dessen

Rules for Vanishing by Kate Alice Marshall

Rules for Vanishing by Kate Alice Marshall

Seafire by Natalie C. Parker

Seafire by Natalie C. Parker

The Silence Between Us by Alison Gervais

The Silence Between Us by Alison Gervais

Skyward #1 by Joe Henderson

Skyward #1 by Joe Henderson

Teen Titans Raven by Kami Garcia

Teen Titans Raven by Kami Garcia

They Called Us Enemy by George Takei, Justin Eisinger, Steven Scott

They Called Us Enemy by George Takei, Justin Eisinger, Steven Scott

Two Can Keep a Secret by Karen M. McManus

Two Can Keep a Secret by Karen M. McManus

With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo

With the Fire on High by Elizabeth Acevedo

WHAT SHOULD I READ NEXT?

Don't know what to read next? Click the above link and type in the name of a book you enjoyed. This database will provide you with a list of recommendations and suggestions on books you might like! 

GUYS READ!

Welcome to the Guys Read Virtual Vault of Good Books. This is the place to come if you’re looking for something to get a guy reading. We’ve collected recommendations from teachers, librarians, booksellers, publishers, parents, and guys themselves. These are the books that guys have said they like. We’ve gathered and grouped them to make them easier to find. So check out the categories below or type something—a title, an author, or a subject you’re interested in—over there on the left.

KOKOMO PUBLIC LIBRARY

Find out what Melissa Wheelock, the Young Adult Librarian, and the other librarians at the KHCPL are reading and what they think about the books they have read at the following sites:

Visit KHCPL Teen Scene on the Web for giveaways, library info, new teen publishing info and more at the following links:

Melissa would love to hear from you! Her email is: mwheelock@kokomo.lib.in.us