Congratulations to Jillian Barker for winning 1st Place in the 2019-2020 South Carolina Association of School Librarian’s (SCASL) bookmark contest.  Jillian took first place in the state for her interpretative drawing of the novel Spliced by Jon McGoran.  Jillian was awarded $100.00 in prize money!  Willow Hairston took 3rd place in the SCASL contest for her bookmark of Soldier Boy by Keely Hutton. Congratulations Willow!

Members of the Sumter High community voted on the bookmarks and congratulations to Kennedy Tips for winning the Sumter High School bookmark contest!  Kennedy’s bookmark was inspired by Megan E. Bryant’s novel, Glow. Her bookmark was one of two that was drawn using an online drawing app.  Both Willow and Kennedy were awarded a $25.00 gift card to Michael’s.

Congratulations to these three talented young ladies! Go Gamecocks!

Congratulations to the 2019-2020 SC Young Adult Award Winners!

One of us is Lying is available in your library AND it is available by eBook and audio book through our Destiny Online Library Catalog!

Introducing the 2020-2021 SC Young Adult Book Award Nominees!

2020-2021 SC Young Adult Book Award Nominees



2019-2020 SC Young Adult Book Award Nominees

2018-19 SC Young Adult Book Award Nominees


American Library Association announces 2019 youth media awards… and the winners are…

ALA 2019 Youth Media Award Winners


SHS Book Club Movie Trailer – Invisibility