Pick up a copy of The Chaperone by Laura Moriarty for the Tuesday December 16, 2014 7-8:30PM Bean There, Read That book discussion at The Classic Bean (21st and Fairlawn) for folks in their 20s and 30s! A novel about the friendship between an adolescent, pre-movie-star Louise Brooks, and the 36-year-old woman who chaperones her to New York City for a summer, […]
When a certain theme in a book makes your eyes light up with joy, there’s nothing better than to follow that theme to another book that will expand upon that same concept. One way of doing this is to take the idea of “six degrees of separation” and apply it to books by noting the connections […]
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Does your kid love animals? If so, then you have an easy way to hook your kids on books. Fiction and non-fiction books about animals abound; we have plenty to offer to your future veterinarian. The Adventuremobile brings a new animal to show-and-tell to your kids every week. From crawdads to baby chicks to cool […]
One major milestone in your child’s growth as a reader is when they are finally ready for chapter books. Kids are excited to be reading “big kid” books, and it’s exciting for parents to see their kids start to enjoy longer, more complex books. As important as this milestone is, sometimes kids get the idea that […]
Sometimes when adults wander over to the Kids Library without a kid in tow, they seem apologetic, not certain whether they belong. Come on over! We have so much to offer to people of all ages. Here are my latest picks for great books you’ll enjoy regardless of your kid-status. “You will read instead […]