Hadley Library News
William Allen White awards list for 20201! Summertime is a great time to read.
William Allen White Children’s Book Awards
Grades 6 to 8
Sweep: The Story of a Girl and Her Monster by Jonathan Auxier
The Benefits of Being an Octopus by Ann Braden
Marcus Vega Doesn't Speak Spanish by Pablo Cartaya
The Night Diary by Veera Hiranandani
The Science of Breakable Things by Tae Keller
Nowhere Boy by Katherine Marsh
The Miscalculations of Lightning Girl by Stacy McAnulty
Merci Suarez Changes Gears by Meg Medina
Ghost Boys by Jewell Parker-Rhodes
Amal Unbound by Aisha Saeed
Itch!: Everything You Didn't Want to Know About What Makes You Scratch by Anita Sanchez
Grades 3 to 5
Granted by Anderson, John David. Anderson, John David.
Small Spaces by Katherine Arden
Can I Touch Your Hair? Poems of Race, Mistakes, and Friendships by Irene Latham and Charles Waters
The Season of Styx Malone by Kekla Magoon
Bob by Wendy Mass and Rebecca Stead.
Thirty Minutes Over Oregon: A Japanese Pilot's World War II Story by Marc Tyler Nobleman
Inkling by Kenneth Oppel
Otis and Will Discover the Deep: The Record-Setting Dive of the Bathysphere by Barb Rosenstock Pass Go and Collect $200: The Real Story of How Monopoly Was Invented by Tanya Lee Stone Front Desk by Kelly Yang
William Allen White
Award Winners 2020
Restart by Gordon Korman
Insignificant Events in the Life of a Cactus
by Dusti Bowling
Summer Reading Program at the Wichita Public Library is announced! Register online starting TODAY (May 1) at their website:
William Allen White Award Vote--Refugee is Hadley's winner! Soon the overall winner will be released for both levels. these are always great books to read. Most are available through the State of Kansas ebook and audiobook apps! Thanks to all students who participated. We will share the 2020-21 list very soon.
Read Across America Summer Reading List
NEA released the Read Across America Summer Reading List with activities as well as book titles! Remember e-books & audiobooks are free through the Kansas State Library & the Wichita Public Library. Let me know if you have questions. firstname.lastname@example.org
Wichita Public Library eCard
*The e-card provides access to e-books, audiobooks, online databases, and magazines.
*Students who wish to receive an e-card from the Wichita Public Library follow these instructions:
*Have an adult call the public library at 316-261-8500, 10 am -6 pm Mon-Sat
*Provide student's personal details-name, birthday, address, phone number, e-mail address
*The e-Card will be mailed to the student
The card expires in early June 2020 and can be extended by an in-person visit to the library
*For more information, visit the Wichita Public
Library website: https://www.wichitalibrary.org/
You may contact the Hadley Librarian at 316-973-7830 and leave a message or email Mrs. Salerno at email@example.com
State of Kansas eLibrary
One of the best resources we have in Kansas is the State of Kansas elibrary.
Offered are databases, ebooks, audiobooks, genealogy, learning other languages, and many other resources.
If the computer identifies as a Kansas computer, you already have access to the site. Visit: www.kslib.info
- For access to eBooks and/or audiobooks, you need a State of Kansas eCard: email our librarian Mrs.Salerno
- firstname.lastname@example.org to get set up:
Please provide this information for each individual account:
- Complete first and last name and middle initial
- An email address for each individual who wants access.
Wichita Public library has this access, too. If you have a WPL card you can set it up from their website.
PS: Students with books checked out should keep them (and enjoy reading the books) until next year when they can be turned into a Wichita School library. There are no fines.