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Titlewish Update – Our Site is Now Live!

Starting TODAY and ending on March 1st, the Ridley High School Library is holding a Titlewish ”virtual” fundraiser! Our Titlewish site is now up, running, and accepting donations. Students, parents, teachers, alumni, community members, and other library supporters are invited to participate and help us meet our $1000 fundraising goal. 100% of the money raised will go to purchasing brand new books for our school library, and Follett Library Resources will match 10% of every dollar donated! The minimum donation on this secure site is $10. Please visit Titlewish and click the Donate button to help make our Titlewish come true!

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Make a Titlewish!

Starting on February 1st and ending on March 1st, the Ridley High School Library is holding a Titlewish “virtual” fundraiser! Students, parents, teachers, alumni, and community members are invited to participate and help us meet our $1000 fundraising goal. 100% of the money raised will go to purchasing brand new books for the school library, and Follett Library Resources will match 10% of every dollar donated! For example, we will buy a copy of In Darkness by Nick Lake, the 2013 Printz Award winner for excellence in young adult literature.

In Darkness

We will also buy the 2013 Alex Award winners, ten books written for adults that have special appeal for teen readers, such as Where’d You Go, Bernadette by Maria Semple.

Where'd You Go, Bernadette

Finally, we’ll purchase the most anticipated, sure-to-be-awesome teen books that will be published this spring, such as The Different Girl by Gordon Dahlquist, The 5th Wave by Rick Yancey, and The Lucy Variations by Sara Zarr.

The Different Girl

Please visit Titlewish and click the Donate button to help make our Titlewish come true!

P.S. The minimum donation on this secure site is $10.

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Make a Titlewish!

Starting on February 1st and ending on February 29th, the Ridley High School Library is holding its very first virtual Titlewish fundraiser! Students, parents, teachers, alumni, and community members are invited to participate and help us meet our $1000 fundraising goal. 100% of the money raised will go to purchasing brand new books for the school library. And Follett Library Resources will match 10% of every dollar donated. For example, we will buy a copy of Where Things Come Back, the 2012 Printz Award winner for excellence in young adult literature.

Where Things Come Back

We will also buy each of the ten Alex Award winners, books written for adults that have special appeal for teen readers, such as The Scrapbook of Frankie Pratt by Caroline Preston.

The Scrapbook of Frankie Pratt

Finally, we’ll purchase additional copies of the most popular books, such as The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins, which currently has a long waiting list. Please visit Titlewish and search for Ridley High School or ZIP code 19033. Once you’ve located Ridley High School’s Titlewish page, click the Donate button to help make our Titlewish come true!

P.S. The minimum donation on this secure site is $10.