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AOMS Library Newsletter - Nov 2023

Posted Date: 11/06/23 (11:00 AM)

November 2023 | CYRM |NaNoWriMo

What's Happening This Month: 

The CYRM Sign Ups are Open

The California Young Reader Medal is open for sign ups. Students use this link to sign up, you must be logged into your student email. Books are available for check out in the library or you can use your favorite book provider. Students earn extra credit in English Class. See Mrs. Otten or your teacher for details


Ever think about writing your own stories? November is National Novel Writing Month! Students can participate through the NaNoWriMo Young Writers Program. You and your parents can create a free account, you can set your own goals for writing, save your stories, learn about writing stories, and more. See Mrs. Otten in the library for details. 



Big Library Read

Participate in the Big Library Read on the Sora App in Clever provided by the San Diego County Library. This month's books are: 

The Sea in Winter by Christine Day

All students can access these books with no waitlists or holds through the Sora App in Clever. Here's how to sign in

Join us at lunch to talk about the books on November 30th.

Book Recommendations

Native American Heritage Month Books New Titles in the Library
These titles are available to celebrate Native American Heritage Month:
  • The Porcupine Year by Louise Erdrich
  • Bearwalker by Joseph Bruchac
  • Rain is Not My Indian Name by Cynthia Leitich Smith
  • Frizzy by Claribel A. Ortega
  • The Last Mapmaker by Christina Soontornvat
  • The Door of No Return by Kwame Alexander
  • Warhead: The True Story of a Teen Who Almost Saved the World by Jeff Henigson

Contact the Library
Mrs. Otten -
AOMS Library Website
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Search books on Destiny
Access Sora
Book Donations - We accept donations of gently used books or you can visit our Amazon Wish List.