Starting in the fall, TFL Squad will become “Book Discussion Group.” We will meet to discuss books that we have read, are currently reading, and would like to read.
For now check out Miss Brittany’s May book recommendations:
2018 Book Award Winners
Summary: Four lives intertwined in the most unexpected way. Virgil Salinas is shy and kindhearted and feels out of place in his crazy-about-sports family. Valencia Somerset, is deaf, smart, brave, secretly lonely, and loves everything about nature. Kaori Tanaka is a self-proclaimed psychic, whose little sister, Gen, is always following her around. And Chet Bullens wishes the weird kids would just stop being so different so he can concentrate on basketball.
2018 Newberry Medal Winner
Summary: With the rise of the Berlin Wall, Gerta finds her family suddenly divided. Part of her family is on the eastern side and the other part is on the western side. Her family, friends, and neighbors find themselves prisoners in their own city.
2018 Rebecca Caudill Young Readers’ Book Award