The Flume Nominees are Here!

The Flume nominees are here! The Flume is an award given to student-nominated books by NH students, grades 9-12. During the school year, students read as many of the books as they can, and then in April, fill out official ballots that we send to the state for tallying purposes. We have ordered multiple copiesContinue reading “The Flume Nominees are Here!”

It’s Banned Book Week!

You will have a hard time finding the top 10 most challenged books from 2012(see below) on our library shelves, because most of them are already SIGNED OUT! Captain Underpants (series), by Dav Pilkey Reasons: Offensive language, unsuited for age group The Absolutely True Diary of a Part-Time Indian, by Sherman Alexie Reasons: Offensive language, racism,Continue reading “It’s Banned Book Week!”

August 12-16 is Graphic Novel Week!

I used to be a GN snob…and refused to read them. That was until I read Artie Spiegelman’s Maus. And then I found Persepolis and American Born Chinese and… and.. and it kept going. Graphic novels are interesting critters.  Since the first GN was published in 1978–A Contract With God by Will Eisner–6 different types ofContinue reading “August 12-16 is Graphic Novel Week!”


Welcome to the future InterLakes Jr/Sr High School Library Website. If you have stumbled upon this site, please feel free to browse through…but know that it is a work in progress all summer long & will keep changing! While I have your attention though, let me give the *typical* librarian talk about SUMMER READING! First of all,Continue reading “Hello!”