Have you ever seen “Staff Picks” spotlighted at a bookstore, music store, or Blockbuster? Well, Staff Picks have arrived at Ridley High School! A lot of teachers shared their favorite reads, and now these books are available for you to read today. Some of the books might surprise you.
Mr. Lawrence picked World War Z: An Oral History of the Zombie War by Max Brooks. This fictional account of the “zombie wars” features firsthand accounts from people who have had a brush with the undead and statistics documenting how many undead currently roam the planet.
Mrs. Casey chose The Art of Racing in the Rain by Garth Stein. This novel is narrated by Enzo, the dog of professional race car driver Denny Swift, who recalls the memories of his life and all the important lessons he learned from his owner. This will be popular with fans of Marley & Me by John Grogan.
Ms. Reynolds selected What the Dog Saw by Malcolm Gladwell. In this collection, essayist Gladwell explores a mix of topics including intelligence tests, ethnic profiling, the history of hair dye, and more.
Is your favorite teacher’s Staff Pick on the bulletin board? Stop by the library today to find out!