Brownell Library Media Center
Welcome to theBrownell Library Media CenterDarby.Paddock@gpschools.orgTeacher-Librarian/Media Specialist -- Available by AppointmentAnnMarie.Diehl@gpschools.orgLibrary Assistant -- Available Monday through FridayLibrary Hours:Monday --8:55-3:18Tuesday-Friday -- 8:10-3:18Homework Help held in library on Monday/Wednesday/Thursday
New Books @ Brownell!
by Magoon, Kekla Year Published: 2018
Caleb Franklin and his younger brother, Bobby Gene, spend an extraordinary summer with their new, older neighbor, Styx Malone, a foster boy from the city.
by Gratz, Alan Year Published: 2018
On April 1, 1945 with the battle of Okinawa beginning, fourteen-year-old native Okinawan Hideki, drafted into the Blood and Iron Student Corps, is handed two grenades and told to go kill American soldiers; small for his age Hideki does not really want to kill anyone, he just wants to find his family, and his struggle across the island will finally bring him face-to-face with Ray, a marine in his very first battle--and the choice he makes then will change his life forever.
by Doeden, Matt Year Published: 2019
Bucking the odds : the greatest upsets in sports history -- Never say die : sports' greatest comebacks -- Implosion : the most epic chokes in sports history -- The final seconds : memorable clutch performances -- The clutch : the science and psychology of the big moment.
by Rinaldi, Ann Year Published: 2008
In Missouri in 1863, twelve-year-old Juliet Bradshaw learns to rely on herself and her brother, a captain with Quantrill's Raiders, as she sees her family home burned, is imprisoned by Yankees, and then kidnapped by a blood-crazed Confederate soldier.
by Patterson, James Year Published: 2009
When the small community of Holliswood is thrown into chaos by the arrival of a terrifying outlaw who deliberately instigates problems for the purpose of filming his crimes for television, modern superhero Daniel X assembles an all-star team to help protect fellow citizens.
by McCall, Guadalupe Garcia Year Published: 2018
When resentment surges during the Great Depression in a Texas border town, Estrella, fifteen, organizes a protest against the treatment of tejanos and soon finds herself with her mother and baby brother in Mexico.
by McNally, Janet Year Published: 2018
A copy of Grimms' Fairy Tales sends Sylvie, a sixteen-year-old ballerina-in-training, in search of her runaway older sister amid strange happenings, such as a woman leaving a shoe behind while running.
by Sandler, Martin W. Year Published: 2018
Shares information on the Apollo 8 mission and places it in its historical context as a country in a Cold War with Russia and reeling from domestic unrest needed something good to believe in.
by Nguyen, Viet Thanh Year Published: 2018
Pulitzer Prize-winning author Viet Thanh Nguyen, himself a refugee, brings together a host of prominent refugee writers from around the world to explore and illuminate their experiences. Poignant and insightful, this collection of essays reveals moments of uncertainty, resilience int he face of trauma, and a reimagining of identity. The Displaced is a powerful look at what it means to be forced to leave home and find a place of refuge. -- Adapted from book jacket.