Here are a few teen books that are being made into movies.
On August 7, Percy Jackson and the Sea of Monsters which is the second book in the Percy Jackson and the Olympians series. See the trailer.
August 21 is the opening of the Mortal Instruments: City of Bones adapted from the series by Cassandra Clare.
Hey, don’t forget to check out the books!
Have you finished your summer reading yet?
Can’t find your school list? Click here for 2013 Summer Reading Lists.
Have you used Google today? Did you see the Google doodle celebrating Maria Mitchell’s 195th birthday?
Who is this woman?
She is considered to be the first professional female astronomer in the U.S. Maria Mitchell discovered a comet in October of 1847 that was named after her, “Miss Mitchell’s Comet. In 1865 she became a teacher at Vassar College.
Here’s a few you can find in the new section. Click on the title for more information.
Looking for your school’s summer reading list?
The deadline for the Summer of Opportunity is March 22, 2013.
Sign up before it’s too late!
You can apply for the 2013 Summer of Youth Employment if you are:
- Between the ages of 14- 20 and still in high school
- Live in the City of Rochester
Apply online: http://www.cityofrochester.gov/soopapplication/
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You have until March 22!
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