Maroon Library

at Champaign Central High School


October 2019

Author Spotlight – Lamar Giles


Lamar Giles is a founding member of We Need Diverse Books and author of great Young Adult books mostly in the thriller/mystery genre. He has also edited and contributed to the short story anthology Fresh Ink. One of his new books Overturned is checked out, but you can put it on hold to get it next. Find out more about this author on his website and check out a book today!


Author Spotlight – Rainbow Rowell


Each week we will highlight a different author that your should know from our library collection. This week’s author is Rainbow Rowell. 


Rainbow Rowell writes books for teens and adults across many genres. She has two new books out this fall; Wayward Son, the sequel to her fantasy novel Carry On. The characters from this book were first featured in her realistic fiction novel, Fangirl (not pictured because it is always checked out). Her second book out this fall is Pumpkinheads, a graphic novel illustrated by Faith Erin Hicks. To find out more about the author check out her website: and check out some of her books at your Maroon Library!


October 2019 New Books

Check out these amazing books at your Maroon Library

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