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Author Archives: Donna
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 Martin Golding A … Continue reading
February 16, 2017 is World Read Aloud Day! Readers of all ages are encouraged to celebrate literacy and the “pure joy and power of reading aloud.” The World Read Aloud Day is celebrated by readers in more than 100 countries … Continue reading
On Jan. 23, 2017, the American Library Association announced the winners of their 2017 Youth Media Awards. Ms. Heather has already blogged about the Newbery winners so I want to share some information about the Caldecott winners. The Caldecott Medal is … Continue reading
National Reading Day is celebrated on January 23. This annual event celebrates and encourages reading by younger children and is celebrated in thousands of schools and libraries all around the United States. What do YOU think? Please take our poll. I … Continue reading
There were many great books published in 2016! I am looking forward to the 2017 Youth Media Awards ceremony at the ALA Midwinter Meeting and Exhibition on Monday, Jan.23, in which the Newbery Medal Award and the Caldecott Medal Award … Continue reading
“It’s not how much we give but how much love we put into giving.” ~Mother Teresa~ Are you still looking for the perfect gift to give to a child? The Children’s staff have put some love and thought in our gift recommendations … Continue reading
“A library’s function is to give the public in the quickest and cheapest way: information, inspiration, and recreation. If a better way than the book can be found, we should use it.” ― Melvil Dewey Melvil Dewey who was born … Continue reading
Marc Tolon Brown was born on November 25, 1946. He is an author and illustrator of children’s books and perhaps best known as the creator of the Arthur series. The Arthur books have inspired the popular and Emmy award winner … Continue reading
Today is Veteran’s Day. This is the day to honor all of our men and women who have served in the armed forces. President Obama will lay a wreath during a special ceremony at the Tomb of the Unknowns at Arlington National … Continue reading
It’s not too late to vote for the Buckeye Children’s & Teen Book Award since voting ends November 10, 2017. Check it out here and vote for your favorite book. The winners will be announced after December 1. Books nominated … Continue reading