Thursday, April 28, 2011

One World, Many Stories

Check out the schedule of Children's and Young Adults' Summer Programs by clicking on "Summer Preview" (under the tub).

Thursday, April 21, 2011

And the Other Winner is....

Let's Do Nothing by Tony Fucile, that received the Red Clover Award.

Monday, April 18, 2011

And the Winner is....

11 Birthdays by Wendy Mass, the Dorothy Canfield Fisher Award Winner for 2011-2012!

Monday, April 11, 2011

Eggs

It's the season for eggs and the new beginnings they represent. Here's a website with ideas and directions for art and science activities with eggs: www.guidetoonlineschools.com/library/egg-activities And here are some books to check out



  • An Egg is Quiet by Dianna Hutts Aston

  • Tillie Lays an Egg by Terry Blonder Golson

  • The Amazing Egg Book by Margaret Griffin

  • Chickens Aren't The Only Ones by Ruth Heller

  • A First Look at Bird Nests by Margaret E. Selsam

  • The Odd Egg by Emily Gravett

  • Mrs. Chicken and the Hungry Crocodile by Won-Ldy Paye

  • Except If by Jim Averbeck

Monday, April 4, 2011

Have a Listen!

Hear what the authors and illustrators of this year's award winning books have to say at www.teachingbooks.net/Awards2011 . Clare Vanderpool, Erin Stead, Sy Montgomery, Bryan Collier and others will share with you insights about their craft. After you've listened, take a look. You'll find most of the award winners here, at the library.