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The WEIRD series: WEIRD! DARE! TOUGH! by Erin Frankel Illustrated by Paula Heaphy

The WEIRD! series relates a common bullying situation from three different perspectives:  WEIRD! is from the viewpoint of the bully’s target(Luisa); DARE! is from that of the bystander(Jayla); and… 372 more words

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Story Time for Preschoolers....

Some of the best new books in our library are for our preschool patrons. These are stories that will delight the child in your lap or the young children at story hour: 450 more words

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New Kids Releases - 9/2/14

The fall books have started to arrive on the shelves in BookKids, and it’s another great week for new children’s books! We are getting so many new and great books, that it’s hard to keep up. 560 more words

Ezra Keats Honors Kids With His Art

Tara and I took Rory and Violet to see the Ezra Keats exhibit at the Skirball Cultural Center last weekend and it was magical. Ezra Keats won the Caldecott Medal at the height of the civil rights movement in 1962, for… 429 more words

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Little green peas by Keith Baker (2014)

I have never been a fan of the humble pea, but Keith Baker’s peas are anything but humble; these things are magnificent! These peas paint, they picnic, they play baseball and they party. 76 more words

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Tuesday Trivia - Can you find Lion Paw?

Can you find Lion Paw in Wilbur the Beach Pig, Remember When? Look through the pictures. She is there somewhere.


Canadian History via Picture Books

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Picture Books