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Vikings Read 2013 Winner

The winner of Vikings Read 2013 is… Thank you to all the readers, voters, and party goers who have participated in Vikings Read 2013!  

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Today @ Lunch: the Winner is…

Join us in the library today at lunch when we announce the winner of Vikings Read 2013! There will be door prizes and cake!

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Vikings Read Voting!

Have you read two or more of this year’s Viking Reads titles? Which book do you feel every Viking should read? Is it the story of…magical love? strict parenting? growing up with a disability? being blessed/cursed with a Grace? living … Continue reading

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Vikings Talk – Free as a Bird

Eight-year-old Ruby Jean Sharp, born with Down syndrome, is placed in New Westminster’s Woodlands School after the death of her care-giving grandmother. She learns to survive every kind of abuse before being placed in a program designed to help her … Continue reading

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Vikings Talk w/ Author – Last Dance

Winston Patrick was a lawyer who abandoned a successful law career to become a teacher at a Vancouver eastside secondary. He’s already known for having solved one of the school’s murders, now he gets in the admin’s bad books for … Continue reading

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Vikings Talk – The Fault in Our Stars

The time has come Viking Readers. Vikings Talk is finally discussing John Green’s A Fault in Our Stars on Wednesday, April 3 @ lunch in the library. Want to know what all the hype’s about? Check out this recent review … Continue reading

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Vikings Talk – Night Circus

A circus known as Le Cirque des RĂªves features two illusionists, Celia and Marco, who are unknowingly competing in a game to which they have been irrevocably bound by their mercurial masters, and as the two fall deeply and passionately … Continue reading

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Vikings Talk – A Monster Calls

Thirteen-year-old Conor awakens one night to find a monster outside his bedroom window, but not the one from the recurring nightmare that began when his mother became ill–an ancient, wild creature that wants him to face truth and loss. Bring … Continue reading

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Vikings Talk – Bombs to Books

David Starr served as an administrator of two of the most diverse schools in Canada, Byrne Creek and Edmonds. The parents of many of his students had to overcome harrowing events and circumstances in order to find safety in Canada. … Continue reading

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Vikings Talk – Viral

Mike and Lindsay’s friendship is ruined by a simple misunderstanding, but when Lindsay is caught in a compromising position and the footage goes viral, Mike knows he has to put aside any hard feelings and help Lindsay in her time … Continue reading

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