The Tift County High School Media Center is committed to ensuring that students and staff are effective users of ideas and information, providing resources to promote the curriculum and providing students with learning experiences that encourage creative, critical, independent thinking and that equip students with the research skills necessary for lifelong learning.
TCHS Media Specialist
Destiny Library System
Use Destiny to find a book in the TCHS media center. You can login to Destiny with your computer login to place a book on hold or to check out an E-Book. We have several E-Books available for check out. Go the the Destiny Home page to find the directions on how to check out an E-Book.
Georgia Peach Award Nominees
The purpose of the Georgia Peach Book Award for Teen Readers is to highlight and promote the best current young adult literature for Georgia high school age students, to encourage young adults to read and to promote the development of cooperative school and public library services for young adults. Teens rate their favorite books out of the year's top 20 nominees at their high schools and local public libraries.(from Georgia Peach Book website)
Congratulations to 2018-19 Georgia Peach Book Award
The Hate U Give by Angie Thomas, 2018-19 Georgia Peach Book Award for Teen Readers Winner
Scythe by Neil Shusterman, 2018-19 Georgia Peach Book Award for Teen Readers Honor Book
Wonder Woman: Warbringer by Leigh Bardugo, 2018-19 Georgia Peach Book Award for Teen Readers Honor Book
The purpose of the Georgia Peach Book Award for Teen Readers is to highlight and promote the best current young adult literature for Georgia high school age students, to encourage teens to read and to promote the development of cooperative school and public library services for young adults. Teens vote for their favorite books out of the year's top 20 nominees either online, at their high schools, or at their local public libraries.
The goals include encouraging teens in grades 9-12 to recognize and read quality literature appropriate to their needs, interests, and reading levels; honoring outstanding works in young adult literature; recognizing authors in the field of young adult literature, and developing cooperative school and public library services to teens.
2019-2020 Georgia Peach Books
|After the Shot Drops
|Children of Blood and Bone
|Far From the Tree
|Girl Made of Stars
||Blake, Ashley Herring
|I Am Still Alive
||Marshall, Kate Alice
|In Other Lands
||Brennan, Sarah Rees
|Loneliest Girl in the Universe, The
|Now is Everything
|Prince and the Dressmaker, The
|Summer of Jordi Perez, The
|Way You Make Me Feel, The
Read each Peach Nominee book and rate the book. Books are marked with a Peach on the spine.
Click here to see a list of the book nominated for the 2019-20 school year.
Click this link to vote
for each book.
Want to know what you should read next? Here is a website that will help. Just type the title of a book you liked and it will give you other books that you will most likely also enjoy. TCHS media center may not have the book, but you can check the Tift County Public Library or online sources.