Carnegie & Greenaway Shortlists announced

March 14, 2013

This year’s Carnegie Shortlist contains 8 books and I will be reading them along with lots of other School Librarian and students across the UK. Why not read some yourself?


World Book Day 2013 – Thursday 7th March

March 6, 2013

Students can swap their World Book Day vouchers for a £1 World Book Day Book in the LRC at break and lunch time, five titles available.

Book Fair arrives tomorrow

February 25, 2013

The Scholastic Book Fair will arrive tomorrow.  So why not come along and take a look there will be lots of great fiction for you to choose from.  Prices start from £2.99.

Download the app for the Library catalogue

January 17, 2013

The Gryphon LRC catalogue is now available to mobile users by downloading the app for their i-pad, i-pod, i-phone or android phone.  All students have been given a login and will be able to look up resources, link to websites and check the items they have on loan without even visiting the LRC.

Go to your app store and search for iMLS.

Dystopian Fiction by Moira Young

December 10, 2012

Blood Red Road & Dust Lands

Local author Moira Young has shot to fame with her first book Blood Red Road winning the 2011 Costa Children’s Book Award.  Mrs Hoskins has stewarded with her at the Bath Kids Lit Fest and was surprised to recognise Moira at a launch for Blood Red Road at a Library conference in 2010.  Both books are available to borrow from the LRC.

Diary of a Wiimpy Kid – The Third Wheel

November 26, 2012

This is the seventh book in the series will be snapped up by keen fans of Jeff Kinney and will be available in the school LRC shortly.  His cartoon diary style writing is engaging and is available in over 40 different  languages.  Why not check out the website? or follow Jeff on twitter @wimpykid?

The Twilight Saga

November 7, 2012

THE TWILIGHT SAGA ends with part 2 of Breaking Dawn out on film on Thursday 15th November.  Why not check out the website?

Poster from Breaking Dawn

The books; Twilight, New Moon, Eclipse & Breaking Dawn are all available to borrow from the LRC. to see trailers and find out more information about the new film.