BOOKS TO MOVIES PAGE 6 2018

We have these books in our Libraries which are being released as movies during 2018.  You can read the book and compare it to the movie or visa versa.  Is the book always better? The Darkest Minds by Alexandra Bracken When Ruby woke up on her tenth birthday, something about her had changed. Something frightening…

Winter Holiday Reading Potter Library

Books will keep you warm this winter!   Almost Midnight by Rainbow Rowell Midnights is the story of Noel and Mags, who meet at the same New Year’s Eve party every year and fall a little more in love each time . . .   Always and Forever, Lara Jean by Jenny Han Lara Jean is…

Holiday Reading Dec 2017

Some of the new books in the Potter library for Christmas Holiday reading.  1917 – Kelly Gardiner ‘The German planes patrolled in hunting squads. They flew fast fighting craft streaking across the sky in tight formation. The greatest of them was the Red Baron, the deadliest ace on the Front. He’d shot down twenty-one of…

ESCAPE TO EVERYWHERE PHOTO BOOTH

21ST AUGUST 2017 The All Hallows’ Libraries are celebrating book week this week with a number of activities during lunchtime and before school. In the Potter Library we have a photo booth set up for Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday  with props from places around the world for the students to “escape”.   McAuley Library has…

NEW BOOK SERIES POTTER LIBRARY

Consider by Kristy Acevedo (Holo, Book 1) As if Alexandra Lucas’ anxiety disorder isn’t enough, mysterious holograms suddenly appear from the sky, heralding the end of the world. They bring an ultimatum: heed the warning and step through a portal-like vertex to safety, or stay and be destroyed by a comet they say is on…

BOOKS TO MOVIES 4

A Monster Calls by Patrick Ness The monster showed up after midnight. As they do. But it isn’t the monster Conor’s been expecting. He’s been expecting the one from his nightmare, the one he’s had nearly every night since his mother started her treatments, the one with the darkness and the wind and the screaming……

Most popular E books October 2016

The merchant of Venice edited by William Baker and Brian Vickers.  (2005) The Merchant of Venice has always been regarded as one of Shakespeare’s most interesting plays. Before the nineteenth century critical reaction is relatively fragmentary. However between then and the late twentieth century the critical tradition reveals the tremendous vitality of the play to…