If you are always stuck looking for suggestions. Try one of our brilliant books magazines. This magazine was originally produced by Miss J. Reid, the librarian at Grange Academy and has now been adopted by other East Ayrshire school librarians. Who have went on to produce their own versions.
Miss V. Black School Librarian
Mrs H. Kirkwood School Librarian
St. Josephs Academy
Just hover over the title to see the blurb.
Our annual book fair took place on March the 9th - 13th. Thank you to all staff and pupils who supported this event and we overtook last year's sales by £10.61. This earned the library over £190 in new books. These will be added to the library ASAP. This year we sold over 50 books, the most ever!!
Well done to the following pupils who have won books from the book Fair.
A big THANKYOU to W. H. Smiths in Kilmarnock who supplied us with our World Book Day books! These were available to all pupils.
Pupils were delighted with the selection of books and the quality of authors who took part in this event.
Dork Diaries: How to be a dork
From coping with crushes to avoiding BFF dramas, planning dorkalicious parties to surviving family “fun” days, discovering your style to starting your own dork diary. How to be a Dork! is the ultimate guide for wannabe dorks and dorky divas alike!
A collection of six amazing animal stories. Proving that it’s not just dogs that are man’s best friends .…
Goth girl and the Pirate Queen
Ada is very excited to meet leading followers of fashion in Brighton. They are there preparing for World Frock .
Ada’s costume is definitely spectacular and she thinks she might be in with a chance at the grand prize. But, as usual, nothing goes to plan…
Harriet Manners knows that dolphins shed the top layer of their skin every two hours. And she knows just how badly auditions can go, especially when you’re a model. But she has no idea what to do when her arch-nemesis decides the school play is the perfect opportunity to humiliate her…
Killing the dead
Follow the dark, dark path
Into the dark, dark woods
To the dark, dark bridge
By the dark, dark water.
Linger. Let the ghosts of heaven tell their story.
Additional information, book trailers and videos are available on the World Book Day site.
We are always looking for suggestions for new books.
Check out what the staff in Grange Academy are reading!
As part of this, our library held a mystery book display. Pupils were invited to choose a "mystery" book from our large selection and fill in a comment card once they had finished it.