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I am the District Librarian for Academy ISD. I hope to share my love of books and reading with our students of all ages. I also hope to help prepare our students for their futures by helping them learn how to research and effectively use various types of technology.

Asking a librarian to choose their favorite book never yields a single answer but these are a few of my favorites:
WonderStruck by Brian Selznick

The Books of Elsewhere Series by Jacqueline West

The Storm Runners Series by Roland Smith

The Secret Garden by Frances Hodgson Burnett

The Ordinary Princess by M.M. Kaye

Anne of Green Gables by Lucy Maud Montgomery

Little Women by Louisa May Alcott

The Chronicles of Narnia by C.S. Lewis

Princess of the Midnight Ball Series by Jessica Day George

Frog Princess Series by E.D. Baker

Percy Jackson Series by Rick Riordan

The Tale of Despereaux by Kate DiCamillo

Because of Winn-Dixie by Kate DiCamillo

The Spiderwick Chronicles by Tony DiTerlizzi and Holly Black

Number the Stars by Lois Lowry

Out of My Mind by Sharon Draper

Dragon Flight Series by Jessica Day George

Ella Enchanted by Gail Carson Levine

Little Blog on the Prairie by Cathleen Davitt Bell

The Total Tragedy of a Girl Named Hamlet by Erin Dionne