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Jan 15, 2013
John Bellairs wrote his most popular series of gothic children’s mysteries while living in Massachusetts.  Bellairs was born and grew up in Michigan which he used as the setting for his...
Jan 10, 2013
More picture books from 2012 that are worth a read! What do children, potatoes and flamingos have in common-----try I'm Bored to find out:         ...
Jan 7, 2013
Each year the New York Times comes up with a list of notable children's picture books. The 2012 picks feature an assortment of dragons, curious children and fish ---a cast of characters that...
Jan 1, 2013
Happy New Year to each and every one of our wonderful patrons.  May 2013 bring peace and happiness to you all!Terry and Nicole
Dec 20, 2012
"I am a storyteller at heart.  So each project begins with the question, 'Is this story worth telling? Is the manuscript an interesting read? Is it surprising and challenging? Will I,...
Dec 11, 2012
What are these snowy friends up to when we aren't watching?  Here are some books that might give us some hints.......           ...
Nov 26, 2012
Leave room for the pie this Thanksgiving! Here are some books about pumpkin pie to share:
Nov 24, 2012
Take some time between holidays to enjoy our amazing planet earth.  Here are some books and movies the whole family can enjoy:
Nov 13, 2012
William Steig was born in New York City in 1907. In a family where every member was involved in the arts, it was not surprising that Steig became an artist.

He published his first...
Nov 3, 2012
It's time to give thanks for all of the bounty we receive.  Don't just eat your food this holiday---play with it too!Here are a few books we are giving thanks for reading----wonderful!...