Book Club

Book Club for 2020-21 will be virtual!

About: Read the current month’s book selection and then join Mrs. Haake online for a discussion.

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 may 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 November, January, March and May.
Teen – last Tuesday of every month
Both groups meet at 2:50-3:30 pm

Where: Schoology/Google Meet

Middle School Selection

Sweep: a story of a girl and her monster by Jonathan Auxier

In nineteenth-century England, after her father’s disappearance Nan Sparrow, ten, works as a “climbing boy,” aiding chimney sweeps, but when her most treasured possessions end up in a fireplace, she unwittingly creates a golem.

Teen Selection

Internment by Samira Ahmed

“A terrifying, futuristic United Sates where Muslim-Americans are forced into internment camps, and seventeen-year-old Layla Amin must lead a revolution against complicit silence.” Provided by publisher