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K My Name is Kendra is the spring book selection

Author Kamichi Jackson sent our Book Club a box of her books!  She is coming to SHS for an author visit Monday, April 16, 2018.  Our pre-author visit is Monday March 26.   A few of the Book Club members excitely opened the box of books.  

Excited book box

Author Suzanne Myers visits SHS Book Club February 22, 2018

Book club with Myers                             


February 2018

Book Club News

February 2, 2017, author James Frey spoke at the SHS Library Media Center Book Club. He gave us insight to the process he uses to write his books. He willingly answered our many questions directly and honestly. Book Club read his adventure series The Endgame.

James Frey

The first book club meeting of the 2016-2017 school is on Monday October 17th, 2:15-3:00 pm in the Library Learning Commons. Come join us for an interesting discussion and enjoyable snacks. The book selection is Looking for Alaska by John Green. Looking for Alaska is on the Banned Books List according to the American Library Association. Click here to read and hear what John Green, the author, has to say in response. Contact Ms. George, Ms. Marchisio, or Mrs. Jack in the library if you have questions.

Looking for Alaska by John Green

SHS After-School Book Club

Closing out the new year with Snickerdoodles, lime soda, and some other treats. The Sweet Dead Life was an interesting read!

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Every month on a specified day after-school until 3:00pm, the Book Club will meet in the Lower Level of the Media Center to discuss the latest selection.

SHS Book ClubAll students and staff interested are encouraged to attend! Refreshments are always served!

Your suggestions for our next selection are valued!

Click here for a List of Options for Future Reads, as well as to see what we have read in the past and what we are currently reading.

Contact Ms. George for more information: Email.

Virtual Author Visits

Skyping with Margaux Froley was such a great experience -- a real live published author hanging out with us after school virtually from Burbank, California!

Escape Theory by Margaux Froley

Margaux Froley

Joy Preble, author of The Sweet Dead Life, did a Google Hangout with our Book Club!

Virtual Author Visit with Joy Preble

The Sweet Dead Life by Joy Preble

Special Appearances

In February 2016, Jennifer Eve Cipri talked about her life as an author and her debut novel: The Book, The Key, and The Crown.

The Book, The Key, and The Crown Book Club Meeting

In 2015, TL Costa came to visit us and discuss her book Playing Tyler!

Playing Tyler by TL Costa

We met Nick Daniele on Tuesday, January 28, 2014. The Round Table Article published an article about the visit.

The Jewel of the Sorcerer by Nicholas T. Daniele

Author Samantha Durante visited on Thursday, April 25th, 2013 from 2:05pm to 3:00pm.

Stitch by Samantha Durante

Samantha Durante

Author Sarah Darer Littman visited Stamford High School in April 2012. Check out the clip.

Sarah Darer Littman

Photos from Past Years

Here we are celebrating towards the end of our first meeting of the 2012-2013 school year where we reviewed Chime, our summer read, as well as received our next free book.

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