Rocky Library

Rock Island High School, Rock Island, IL

Entries Tagged as 'Awards'

ABE 2014

February 20th, 2013 · 1 Comment

The new Abraham Lincoln Young Reader’s Book Award list is out!  Rocky Library already owns most of the nominated titles, click on them to see a description and availability…they will be on display in the library! Wintergirls by Laurie Halse Anderson Shadow and bone by Leigh Bardugo Ashes by Ilsa Bick Hate list by Jennifer […]

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August 6th, 2012 · Comments Off on WELCOME BACK TO THE LIBRARY!

Did you read anything over the summer or were you too busy enjoying the beautiful weather?  Bet you missed that sharp library wit!  I soaked up the air conditioning and read some of our Abe Lincoln nominated books.  My personal favorite so far is still Cory Doctorow’s Little Brother, a fantastic story of the aftermath […]

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Rocky library has the 2011 Abe Nominees!

April 16th, 2010 · Comments Off on Rocky library has the 2011 Abe Nominees!

We recently put up our new  2011 Abraham Lincoln Award: Illinois’ High School Readers’ Choice Award display in the library.  Try some of these titles that were chosen by high school students around Illinois.   Post a comment, ANY comment, even if you HATED the book, tell us why!  We would love to hear your opinions! Um, […]

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May 8th, 2009 · Comments Off on BE AN ABE READER! HERE'S HOW

FIND A BOOK TO READ  There are 22 titles to choose from!  Look for the Abe display in the library or ask one of your wonderful library staff to help. READ AND REVIEW When you finish the book, find the title on this site and post your comments and your name.  Leave enough to let us […]

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