• Book Club 2012-2013

    Posted by Amy Wagner on 10/15/2012
    We are currently reading The Berlin Box Club by Robert Shaw. Shaw researched his information for this book by interviewing people who lived in Nazi Germany.  He stated that their stories made history come alive more than any book could ever do.  Shaw hopes that readers will learn from the past to move forward in the future.  The setting of the story is during the tumultuous 1930s in Berlin, Germany.   The main character, who is 14, is named Karl Stern and is deemed an outcast.  Trying to prove his self-worth, he stables upon the opportunity to prove himself in the boxing ring where he realizes this may be his family's chance for survival/
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  • Beginning of the novel discussion for the Berlin Boxing Club

    Posted by Amy Wagner on 10/15/2012
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  • Book Club 3/6/12

    Posted by Amy Wagner on 3/6/2012 8:20:00 AM

    What are you reading?  Share your thoughts and comments!

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  • So What are You Reading in 2012?

    Posted by Amy Wagner on 2/7/2012 8:15:00 AM


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  • Conquering the PA Young Reader's List 2011-2012

    Posted by Amy Wagner on 9/27/2011 10:00:00 AM

    Welcome Book Clubbers!  This year we are going to conquer the PA Young Reader's List.  Each of us will read different books from the list and discuss them to hopefully encourage others to read them while earning a reading certificate from the PA Library Association.  Let's get started.  Talk to you soon :)

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  • Hey 2010-2011 Book Clubbers!

    Posted by Amy Wagner on 12/21/2010 11:00:00 AM
    So what book are you currently reading or what books have you recently read?  Please share the details but don't spill the beans...tell us the author, title, some main ideas, setting, characters - especially your faves!
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  • Ruth

    Posted by Amy Wagner on 5/10/2010 10:00:00 AM

    Discuss Ruth and her importance in the novel.  Why does Susie refer to her so much?

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  • Pre-reading Question for The Lovely Bones

    Posted by Amy Wagner on 4/21/2010 12:00:00 PM

    After learning about Alice Sebold's background and past, predict how you think this will play a role in the novel?

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  • Fourth Marking Period Book

    Posted by Amy Wagner on 3/10/2010 10:50:00 AM
    What genre would you like to read (list two to three choices)?
    realistic fiction
    historical fiction
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  • theme

    Posted by Amy Wagner on 3/2/2010 10:30:00 AM

    What do you think is the theme or main idea of your novel? 

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