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"What a school thinks about its library is a measure of what it thinks about its education."
Harold Howe, Former U.S. Commissioner of Education
Degrees and Certifications:
Fort Payne High School, class of 1988 University of Montevallo, B.A. in English, 1992 Jacksonville State University, Master's in Education, 1995 University of Alabama, Ed. Specialist, 2002
Mrs. Amy Fischer
FPHS Library Media Specialist
A list of my favorite books: The Road by Cormac McCarthy, 1984 by George Orwell, Unwind by Neal Shusterman, Jane Eyre by Charlotte Bronte, Fahrenheit 451 by Ray Bradbury, No Country for Old Men by Cormac McCarthy, The Book of Lost Things by John Connolly, The Grapes of Wrath by John Steinbeck, and Red Rising by Pierce Brown.
THINGS ARE GETTING STRANGE IN HERE...
August 30, 2017
It's an exciting time in the Library!! And, we are not keeping this curiosity door locked! Our group is currently reading a totally upside down treat of a book entitled The Curious Incident of the Dog in the Night-Time.
We kicked things off this semester today! Doughnuts and Discussion WILL HAPPEN on September 28th! (Maybe we will have Eggos instead....)
OUR KENT HOLLOWAY COLLECTION!
A RECENT ADDITION TO OUR LIBRARY COLLECTION
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WHAT WE ARE READING
The Inheritance Gamesby Jennifer Lynn Barnes Year Published: 2020
Don't miss this New York Times bestselling "impossible to put down" (Buzzfeed) novel with deadly stakes, thrilling twists, and juicy secrets -- perfect for fans of One of Us is Lying and Knives Out.
The Outliersby Kimberly McCreight Year Published: 2016
Cassie is missing. Her best friends Wylie and Jasper are frantically looking for her deep in the Maine woods, but their search ends up uncovering deadly secrets. Things take a strange turn when Wyle discovers that she is an "outlier," someone who possesses a rare emotional intelligence. Are they just research subjects in a mad scientist's experiment? A fast-paced thriller with all the twists and turns in the second half!