Entries by Kathryn DeGroft

New Arrivals!

It’s been almost a year since Makani Young came to live with her grandmother in landlocked Nebraska, and she’s still adjusting to her new life. And still haunted by her past in Hawaii. Then, one by one, the students of her small town high school begin to die in a series of gruesome murders, each […]

New Arrivals

Created by NASA for high school students interested in space science, this collection of worked problems covers a broad range of subjects, including mathematical aspects of NASA missions, computation and measurement, algebra, geometry, probability and statistics, exponential and logarithmic functions, trigonometry, matrix algebra, conic sections, and calculus. In addition to enhancing mathematical knowledge and skills, […]

New Arrivals

For fans of PostSecret, Humans of New York, and If You Feel Too Much, this collection from suicide-awareness organization Project Semicolon features stories and photos from those struggling with mental illness. Project Semicolon began in 2013 to spread a message of hope: No one struggling with a mental illness is alone; you, too, can survive and live a […]

New Arrivals!

From the author of Lucky Few comes a quirky teen novel about Internet fame, peer pressure, and remembering not to step on the little people on your way to the top! After a shout-out from one of the Internet’s superstar vloggers, Natasha “Tash” Zelenka suddenly finds herself and her obscure, amateur web series, Unhappy Families, thrust in the […]

New Arrivals

A tour de force from acclaimed author Alan Gratz (Prisoner B-3087), this timely and powerful novel tells the story of three different children seeking refuge. JOSEF is a Jewish boy living in 1930s Nazi Germany. With the threat of concentration camps looming, he and his family board a ship bound for the other side of the […]

New Arrivals!

Everyone at Linden’s high school is obsessed with Worthy. It’s this new app that posts pictures of couples and asks: Is the girl worthy of the guy? Suddenly, relationships implode as the votes climb and the comments get real ugly, real fast.At first Linden is focused on other things. Like cute Alex Rivera, being on […]

Huge Win for JHS Theatre

Congratulations to the Jamestown Theatre Competition Team who had an excellent weekend of competition and theater at the Virginia Theatre Association’s Annual Convention. Jamestown competed against 57 other schools and came in overall runner up. Jamestown was invited to represent the State of Virginia at a national conference.  VTA is the largest state theatre organization in the United […]