Introducing the new Guys Read Twitter Chat! Each month we'll discuss a great book with guy appeal.
How do you join a Twitter chat? It's easy!
1) Log on to Twitter between 8:00 and 8:45 p.m.
2) Search for the hashtag #guysreadstl
3) Use this hashtag when tweeting to join the discussion
4) Follow St. Louis County Library at twitter.com/SLCL for a recap of the discussion.
Upcoming Guys Read Twitter Chats:
Wednesday, April 17, 8:00 p.m.
"American Born Chinese" by Gene Luen Yang
This Printz Award winning graphic novel explores identity through three interconnected stories (and cartoonish Kung Fu action!).
*SLJ recommends this book for grades 7 and up
Wednesday, May 15, 8:00 p.m.
"Bomb: The Race to Build and Steal the World's Most Dangerous Weapon" by Steve Sheinkin.
Don't miss this pulse-pounding account of the creation of the most dangerous weapon in the world: the atomic bomb.
*SLJ recommends this book for grades 5 and up
Wednesday, June 19, 8:00 p.m.
"One Shot at Forever: A Small Town, an Unlikely Coach, and a Magical Baseball Season" by Chris Ballard
Join us on Twitter each month as we discuss a great book with guy appeal. In June, we celebrate "America's pastime" with a discussion of "One Shot at Forever," the true story of an inspiring, radical teacher who lead a ragtag bunch of rural Illinois teens to State finals in 1971. Recommended for any High Schoolers who love baseball.