Perhaps the most prestigious Canadian award for any author is the Governor General's Literary Award (GGs). For all the category winners and a brief biography of each of the winning authors check out the GG Press Release. Currently, the library does have a copy of the winning book in the young adult fiction category: The … Continue reading 2008 Governor General’s Literary Award Winners
The Stellar Book Award is the annual province-wide book contest where the winner is determined by young readers from across BC. Participants must be prepared to read, rank, and review at least 5 of the selected 18 titles before the contest closes in April 2009. Students can then register and vote online in April and … Continue reading Stellar Book Award 2008-2009
Here's another video by the same professor, Dr. Michael Wesch, and his students at Kansas State University. The lines between technology, electronic communication, and society are becoming quite blurry
This is a terrific video for everyone to watch. It really gives teachers (and perhaps parents) a little perspective on the society in which today's youth grow, network, socialize, and develop. A copy of this video has been sent to all LVR teachers. Here's the video:
We want to know what you're reading right now so that we can share with others in our community.The holidays are coming up fast and we hope to put together a 'Holiday reading list'. The list consists of recommendations by both staff and students.Please feel free to leave a comment with the book title and … Continue reading LVR Reads
Love books? Love talking and writing about books? Want to know what others are reading? Want to discuss your favourite books with like-minded readers? Need ideas for that next great read? If so, you must check out librarything.com. You can This is THE website for book lovers!
Welcome to the new L.V. Rogers library blog!The purpose of this site is to promote dialogue about books and all things related to literature within the LVR community. Both students and staff are encouraged to join in the conversation.From time to time, articles, parts of books, videos will be uploaded. Visitors are welcome to contribute … Continue reading LVR Library Lithograph Launches!