Happy Memorial Day!

Memorial Day is a time for remembering and  honoring those who have served our country.
Looking for some book titles to share with the family on this day? Give these books a try:
Memorial Day Surprise by Theresa GoldingMemorial Day Surprise by Theresa Martin Golding

A young boy is proud to see his grandfather, a veteran, marching in the Memorial Day parade.

The Wall by Eve BuntingThe Wall by Eve Bunting

A young boy and his father visit the Vietnam Veterans Memorial.

Veterans: Heroes in Our Neighborhood by…Veterans: Heroes in our Neighborhood by Valerie Pfundstein

There are many brave veterans who may live in your neighborhood who should be recognized and thanked for their service to our country.

The Poppy Lady: Moina Belle Michael and Her…The Poppy Lady: Moina Belle Michael and Her Tribute to Veterans by Barbara Walsh

 After World War I, Moina Belle Michael,a schoolteacher from Georgia, worked to make the red poppy the symbol to honor and remember soldiers.

Don't Forget, God Bless Our Troops by…Don’t Forget, God Bless our Troops by Jill Biden

 This is a story about the life and hardship of a military family while they wait for their loved one to return home.

Check out our display in the Children’s Department for more book suggestions.

Happy Reading!

Donna

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