children’s books Tag

If you’ve ever wanted to run away from home, you’ll sympathize with Clayton Byrd. He just wants to make music with his grandpa, Cool Papa Byrd--but his mother won’t let him. And then Cool Papa dies and Clayton has to choose: give up on music,...

Whenever I spot similar themes in more than one book, I always want to compare them. One theme in multiple picture books is animals making space for others until it's too much, too full, or too tall...

Merci Suarez is used to her close-knit family, who lives in a row of houses Merci’s mother calls Las Casitas. She’s used to playing soccer with her dad’s team and she’s even getting used to the fancy new school she started attending the year before....

Here's a recommended book and activity to do with older toddlers and preschoolers! Bird Builds a Nest by Martin Jenkins is a beautifully illustrated story. In it, bird gathers sticks and twigs to make a nest, weaving them into place, then finding grass and feathers to...

If you missed our Wonderful Ones storytime this week, don't worry! Here are some suggestions for a great storytime you can do at home. Of course, you can also attend one of our other storytimes at the Library, every Monday through Friday at 10 a.m. Suggested...

It's time for a refresh of the neighborhoods in the Children's Room! A 'neighborhood' is a handy collection of books that are in high demand and otherwise would be cataloged by author and format all around the room. There are various  Concept, Popular Character and...

We are always getting new materials here at the library! Here are a few recent favorites that arrived on our shelves. For even more new materials, make sure to take a look at our new book section in the Children's Room! Picture Books [gallery ids="19420,19418"] Sea Bear by...

If you missed our Wonderful Ones storytime this week, don't worry! Here are some suggestions for a great storytime you can do at home. Or come to one of our other storytimes at the Library, every Monday-Thursday at 10 a.m. Books to share Meow, Moo, Cock-a-Doodle Doo:...

Have you seen the Jane Cabrera version of the classic children's song The Wheels on the Bus? It is a fun version with monkeys, crocodiles, and hyenas! They are all going to the same place, but where is the giraffe driver taking them? You will find...

Little Owl's Orange Scarf by Tatyana Feeney Little Owl's Egg by Debi Gliori Owl Sees Owl by Laura Godwin Little Owl Lost by Chris Haughton A Book of Sleep by Il Sung Na Good Night Owl by Greg Pizzoli Little Owl's Day by Divya Srinivasan Hoot Owl, Master of Disguise by Sean...