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Capuchino Library


Monday through Friday

7:30 a.m.  -  3:30 p.m.

Librarians:  Miss Lapid & Miss Pisaro

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After School Tutoring and Homework Center in the Library

Monday through Friday 3:15 p.m. - 6:00 p.m.

except Thursdays noon - 4:00 p.m.

Homework Center Supervisor:  Donnielle "Don" Kirkland

Find a Book@Cap Library


Lucky Strikes by Louis Bayard

Melia and her two younger siblings are newly orphaned, but there's little time to mourn.  It's the Depression and there's a family business to run, so Melia has to find them a stand-in father--and fast.


This Is the Story of You by Beth Kephart

Before the superstorm destroyed her island hometown, Mira "thought the waves would rise up, toss down, rinse clean, and that I would still be standing here, solid.  I was wrong about everything."

Highly Illogical Behavior by John Corey Whaley

Solomon is agoraphobic and hasn't left his house in three years.  Lisa desperately wants to get into a top-tier college psychology program.  How can she prove her worth?  By "fixing" Solomon.


The Unexpected Everything by Morgan Matson

Andie has her summer planned: important internship, friends, and flings.  Then her father's political scandal upends everything and leads her to a dog-walking job...and a boy named Clark.

Homegoing: A Novel by Yaa Gyasi

Halfsisters Effia and Esi are born into different villages in eighteenth-century Ghana.  This epic novel follows their separate family branches--and their descendants' struggles to survive--in Ghana and the United States.

The Lie Tree by Frances Hardinge

Victorian England:  Faith's family moves to remote Vale Island so her famed scientist father can join an archaeological dig.  But Faith senses something is amiss--and soon her father is dead.

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Student Resources

New Non-Fiction: Science

Last of the Giants: The Rise and Fall of Earth's Most Dominant Species by Jeff Campbell

How did humans contribute to the extinction of Stellar's sea cow and other giant species?  History and biology combine for a close look at thirteen megafauna.  Black-and-white illustrations.


New Non-Fiction: Memoir

Poor Your Soul by Mira Ptacin

Mira struggled with a difficult decision during her pregnancy, which is recounted along with stories of her mother's emigration to the United States--and how their family dealt with a terrible loss.