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Happy New School Year, Raiders!  We hope you had a fabulous summer full of fun and lots of great books.  If you completed the BLUEBONNET or the  READING WITHOUT WALLS Summer Reading Challenge, be sure to turn in your reading list to the library by Friday, September 1.  And, you’ll definitely want to check out …

Summer Reading!

Summer is here!  It’s time for longer days, car trips and airplane flights, relaxing vacations, and much more time for reading! Students entering grades 6, 7, or 8 need to read at least one book from the Summer Reading Lists.  But, why not read more?   For Raiders entering grades 7 or 8, the library is offering …

Milk + Bookies Book Fair

The Raider Library is hosting a book fair and a book-raiser May 2 – 4. We are partnering with Milk + Bookies, an organization that fosters literacy and promotes service. All the required summer reading selections will be available as well as a dozens of other delicious books to tempt our Raider readers. Purchase books …

OverDrive is here!

The Raider Library now has OverDrive! You can get eBooks and audiobooks for free.  Just visit http://hpisd.lib.overdrive.com, and sign in with your school login and password.  Browse the collection and checkout a book!  Read anywhere, anytime …. on your computer, phone, tablets, Kindle, or Nook.  Come by the library if you need help getting started.  Take your reading to …

Join us for NTTBF 2017!

The 3rd annual North Texas Teen Book Festival will take place Saturday, March 4.  This year’s event will feature over 82 authors, including Veronica Roth, Marie Lu, Victoria Aveyard, Gordon Korman, Stuart Gibbs, and Chris Grabenstein (just to name a few!)  Again this year, we will take a bus of Raiders to the festival.  Readers will …

Mark your calendars and get your holiday lists ready!  The Raider Library Book Fair returns December 6 – 8.  We have been chosen to host a Scholastic Signature Fair this year, so it will be bigger and better than ever!  There will be a wide selection of middle grade and young adult books for Raiders as …