Million Words Club

JACEY SERMULIS, HMS Photo Journalism student, reports: Hailey Stow was one of the top readers in our school with over 2,000,000 words read last year. She is currently reading a book called A Silent Voice by Yoshitoki Ōima. Her favorite book right now is either Alice in Wonderland or her current book, A Silent Voice. Hailey said that her favorite genres to read were fantasy and romance, and she averages reading about 75 books per school year.

KAYDANCE HENDERSON-SCHNEITER, HMS Photo Journalism student, reports: [Middle School science teacher] Mrs. [Jenny] Stump's favorite genre is mystery, although she has been reading more nonfiction lately. Her favorite book is Code of Honor by Alan Gratz, her favorite author however is either Tess Gerritsen or John Grisham. "Reading is a great escape and a great way to explore and learn new things,” [she said]. 

KAYDANCE HENDERSON-SCHNEITER, HMS Photo Journalism student, reports: [Middle School Librarian] Mrs. [Violet] Gilmore's favorite genre is realistic fiction and her favorite book is Giraffes Can't Dance. She likes too many authors to list but is currently reading Cindy Woodsmall. She says she loves to read and does every chance she gets. She rarely reads more than one book at a time.