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Subject Blogs, Classics/History, Library / 19 September 2017
Great Reads Award 2017: students asked to read and rate Junior and Senior books

Great Reads Award 2017: students asked to read and rate Junior and Senior books

The Great Reads Award 2017 is up and running, with the shortlisted books now available to borrow from the Library. Now in its second year, the Great Reads Award is organised by the School Library Association in Ireland (SLARI). Students read the books and rate them in two categories - Junior and Senior. The author with the most ratings in each category win a prize. The school with the most rating entries also win a prize!

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Subject Blogs, English/Drama, Parents Association, Library / 19 June 2017
Summer Reading for students and parents alike

Summer Reading for students and parents alike

With the start of the summer holidays, students should be actively encouraged by their parents/guardians to read for pleasure and parents/guardians should also read as an example to them. Go to your local public library, join your local public library summer reading programme or ask your friends what they'd recommend to read. In this blog a number of websites are listed where you can get lists of books to read.

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