Book Club

About: Read the current month’s book selection and then join Mrs. Haake to discuss.

Books: Students will be responsible for getting a copy of the selected title. A library card will be needed in order to borrow a book from the school media center or the public library. Here are a few ways to get a copy of the book:

  • One copy will be available in school media center
  • Electronic copy via Discover Destiny
  • Park Ridge Library (place a hold for curbside pickup)
  • Request via BCCLS
  • Libby app – use a valid library card to listen or read eBook version
  • Purchase book

When:  Middle SchoolFirst Tuesday of the month
When: Teen – Last Tuesday of the month
Time: Both groups meet 2:50-3:20 pm
Where: Media Center

Middle School Current Selection

The Electric Kingdom by David Arnold
Meeting: Tuesday, May 10th

After a deadly Fly Flu spreads throughout the world, survivors Nico, her dog, young artist Kit, and the mysterious Deliverer roam the earth, seeking to evade the Flies and find a place where life and love can thrive again.

Teen Current Selection

We were Liars by e. lockhart
Meeting: Tuesday, April 26

Spending the summers on her family’s private island off the coast of Massachusetts with her cousins and a special boy named Gat, teenaged Cadence struggles to remember what happened during her fifteenth summer.

Titles for 2021-22

MonthTeenMiddle School
October Burn by NessNo Meeting
NovemberThe Grace Year by LiggettThe In-Between by Ansari
DecemberWhat I Carry by Longo  No Meeting
JanuaryThe Ones We’re Meant to Find by HeThe Shape of Thunder by Warga
FebruaryIn the Wild Light by ZentnerBefore the Ever After by Woodson
MarchViolent Ends by HutchinsonThe Last Cuentista by Higuera 
April We were liars by lockhart Finding Junie Kim by Oh
May TBDThe Electric Kingdom by Arnold