May is packed for Friends School of Minnesota middle school students. The Friends School Plant Sale is almost here! The middle school will head over to the Minnesota State Fair grounds to help set up and work the sale. Sixth, seventh and eighth graders are also hard at work taking standardized tests so fifth graders student have extra time in the library!

Spring means a lot of new books! The fifth grade students recently heard all about the following titles:

  • Floors, Carman
  • The Mighty Miss Malone, Curtis
  • The Adventures of Beanboy, Harkrader
  • The Midnight Zoo, Hartnett
  • The Whole Story of Half a Girl, Hiranandani
  • Bird in a Box, Pinkney
  • Zeke Bartholomew: Superspy, Pinter
  • The True Meaning of Smekday, Rex
  • Ninth Ward, Rhodes
  • The Teashop Girls, Schaefer
  • What Happened on Fox Street, Springstubb
  • The Door in the Forest, Townley
  • The Incorrigible Children of Ashton Place: The Mysterious Howling, Wood
  • Breaking Stalin’s Nose, Yelchin

If you have a moment, please check out the New Books Blog for the Gandhi Library: