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May 17, 2013
How can a tiny egg smaller than a speck turn into a swimming tadpole and then a hopping frog?  Explore one of the many miracles of nature all around us this month!  For more information...
May 13, 2013
How great that we have 10 toes and fingers to help us learn to count!  Here are a few books that making learning numbers fun! :
Apr 12, 2013
When you stop and think about it, it's an amazing accomplishment to learn 26 letters and all of their shapes and sounds!  Make it fun while you're learning and share some of these ABC...
Apr 5, 2013
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Mar 29, 2013
Whether you're doing the fooling or getting fooled, April 1st is a day to pay close attention to!  You can find lots of books about April Fools' Day at your local library.  Here...
Feb 13, 2013
Here's wishing you the best Valentine's Day ever!Nicole and Terry from the Bookmobile
Feb 7, 2013
When LAURA INGALLS WILDER started writing her classic "Little House" book series in 1932, she had no idea of creating fame for herself or the places where she had lived. She wrote simply...
Jan 31, 2013
Under the Mesquite, by Guadalupe Garcia McCall, published by Lee and Low Books Inc.In “Under the Mesquite,” Garcia McCall, writing in emotionally riveting free verse, gracefully manages...
Jan 28, 2013
Just announced....the 2013 winner of the prestigious Caldecott Medal for illustration in children's books!The 2013 Caldecott Medal winner is This Is Not My Hat, written and illustrated by Jon...
Jan 24, 2013
You may not be aware of the Pura Belpre Awards in literature but they're definitely worth seeing.  Pura Belpre was the first Latina librarian at the New York Public Library. The award is...