All Hallow’s Read – 2012

Hello Readers, The 7th/8th Grade chapter of SMS Guys Read met yesterday and we talked up Neil Gaiman’s excellent reading idea for this time of the year. We decided it would make a great public service announcement video.  Take a look and let us know what you think…     Go find that spooky book…

Star Wars Reads Day

Hello Readers, So we are out on Track Out break, but I saw a little note while I was at Barnes and Noble the other day and thought I should help spread the good news. It seems that tomorrow, October 6, 2012 will be the first Star Wars Reads Day all across this great land!…

Tom Angleberger Visits

Hello Readers, Some big news out of Quail Ridge Books…. Tom Angleberger is coming to town August 15! The finale of the Origami Yoda books is set to be released on Tuesday August 7.  The book is called The Secret of the Fortune Wookie. We asked if he might be able to stop by SMS…

Call It Courage Raft Challenge Results

Hello Readers, Yesterday our Call It Courage readers got together to sail our rafts.  As with any Guys Read meeting there was absolute chaos and loads of silliness.  But, it was a lot of fun. Check out the edited video… and because the video card filled before we were done filming here is some more…

The Elite Eight

Hello Readers, Last night the basketball world played on and we now have an Elite Eight to talk about.  The only real upset comes in the way of my new favorite horse in the race…The One and Only Ivan (FLA). The number 7 seed out of the west took out number three seed Harry Potter…

On to the Sweet Sixteen

Hello Readers, I’m sure that you, like me, have had a few bracket busting games played out this weekend.  The Sweet Sixteen games are set and some interesting match-ups will be coming next weekend. Here they are… In the South Region… Where Things Come Back (UK) will face off with Ranger’s Apprentice (Indiana)    …