New Book Releases · Reading for Pleasure · Storytime

New Book Releases – February 2017

This post will keep you up to date with new titles being released and will be divided into categories of Picture books, Children’s books and Young Adult Books. Please comment and let us know if they were worth waiting for or if there are any other books we should be getting excited about! Click here… Continue reading New Book Releases – February 2017

Information Literacy · Study Skills

Primary and Secondary teachers in Guernsey: Why you should use your Schools’ Library Service.

Why you need Schools’ Library Service and your SLS librarian. Did you know that research carried out by Robert Gordon University in Aberdeen found that  students academic attainment will goes up if you collaborate with a qualified librarian and here is the evidence. There is an argument that all schools should have qualified librarians in… Continue reading Primary and Secondary teachers in Guernsey: Why you should use your Schools’ Library Service.

New Book Releases · Reading for Pleasure · Storytime

New Book Releases – November 2016

This post will keep you up to date with new titles being released and will be divided into categories of Picture books, Children’s books and Young Adult Books. Please comment and let us know if they were worth waiting for or if there are any other books we should be getting excited about! Click here… Continue reading New Book Releases – November 2016

New Book Releases · Reading for Pleasure · Storytime

New Book Releases – October 2016

This post will keep you up to date with new titles coming out and will be divided into categories of Picture books, Children’s books and Young Adult Books. Please comment and let us know if they were worth waiting for or if there are any other books we should be getting excited about! Click here… Continue reading New Book Releases – October 2016

Author Visits · Ways to Inspire Reading

8 (out of 10) Reasons Why We’re Dangerously Excited for David O’Doherty

Children’s book author and capricious comedian David O’Doherty will soon be making his way to Guernsey as part of a tour to celebrate the release of his latest book Doctor Noel Zone presents Danger Really is Everywhere.  On Thursday 6th October, Year 6 and Year 7 students have been invited to attend a session with… Continue reading 8 (out of 10) Reasons Why We’re Dangerously Excited for David O’Doherty

Ann Bryant · Class Visit · Study Skills

In 2016-17, let books really take you places…

Calling all teachers!     If you are looking for extra ideas for class activities this upcoming term, then we hope this run-down of all things literary might give you a helping hand. Class Visits to the Guille-Allès Library Last term we had some great sessions with classes who paid us a visit to learn more… Continue reading In 2016-17, let books really take you places…

New Book Releases · Reading for Pleasure · Storytime

New Book Releases – September 2016

This post will keep you up to date with new titles coming out and will be divided into categories of Picture books, Children’s books and Young Adult Books. Please comment and let us know if they were worth waiting for or if there are any other books we should be getting excited about! Click here… Continue reading New Book Releases – September 2016