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So Long, Farewell: 10 First Books About Moving Away | Milestones

Moving away from home can be so confusing and heartrending for young kids. These 10 titles celebrate changes in addresses while paying homage to the place that has been left behind. Moving away from home can be so confusing and heartrending for young kids. They have to leave all that’s familiar and comforting, and acclimate …

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Library: ‘Oceans of Possibilities’ at the library | Chanhassen Opinion

“Oceans of Possibilities” is the theme for the 2022 Summer Reading Program at Carver County Library. The program series runs from June 1-Aug. 13 for ages birth through 18. We’ll have a variety of programs for kids and teens, including performers, storytime, book clubs and so much more. Visit carverlib.org/calendar and follow our Facebook events …

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Author Jim Murphy Has Died; Kaepernick, Scholastic Publishing Graphic Memoir; and More | News Bites

Children’s literature has lost another giant with the death of Jim Murphy; Colin Kaepernick to release a graphic memoir; SCBWI launches new fund and programs; and more in this edition of News Bites. Children’s literature has lost another giant with the death of Jim Murphy; Colin Kaepernick to release a graphic memoir; SCBWI launches new …

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Summertime — A Time for Reading | Inside Pennsylvania

With over 400,000 new books being published each year in the United States, the reading possibilities are staggering. But summer and your local libraries provide endless opportunities for summer reading programs—with prizes, book clubs, and lots of innovative ideas for selecting a “great summer read.” The Susquehanna Valley boasts 14 public libraries throughout Montour, Northumberland, …

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11 Nonfiction Titles for Asian American and Pacific Islander Heritage Month

From Title IX to a cure for malaria and from anime to folklore, these 11 titles showcase the rich impact that Asian American and Pacific Islanders have had on American culture. From Title IX to a cure for malaria and anime to folklore, these 11 titles showcase the rich impact that Asian American and Pacific …

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The Public Library of Anniston and Calhoun County’s bookmobile is back on the road again | Anniston

After an absence of about six months the Public Library of Anniston-Calhoun County’s bookmobile is back on the road, taking books, audio books and jigsaw puzzles to bibliophiles in the more remote areas of the county. Library Director Teresa Kiser said Linda Levens, the bookmobile librarian since 1982, fell ill last year and died earlier …

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Three Reasons Children Need More Non-Fiction

Presented by: Scholastics & School Library JournalEvent Date and Time: Wednesday, April 27, 2022 | 2:00-3:00 PM ET, 11:00 AM-12:00 PM PT Join us for a conversation about American History with authors Barbara Binns, Unlawful Orders: A portrait of Dr. James B. Williams, Tuskegee Airman, Surgeon, and Activist, Deborah Hopkinson, The Deadliest Hurricanes Then and …

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37 Titles Exemplary Picks, Including Audiobooks and the Latest from Traci Sorrell & Tae Keller| Starred Reviews, May 2022

]]> Powerful women artists, poetry choices, and riveting historical fiction are featured in this month’s starred works. Picture Books Ashman, Linda. I Like This, You Like That. illus. by Eve Coy. Abrams/Appleseed. Cousins, Lucy. A Good Place. Candlewick. Hare, John. Field Trip to Volcano Island. Holiday House/Margaret Ferguson. Higgins, Carter. Big and Small and In-Between. …

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