Get ready to get your code on with these cool books.
Jim Dale is, at least to me, one of the top narrators out there. I have listened to many other audio books both from the library and Overdrive, most of the time the narrators are great however, Jim Dale stands out above the rest.
Discovering a book of Langston Hughes’ poetry in the library helps Langston cope with the loss of his mother, relocating from Alabama to Chicago as part of the Great Migration, and being bullied.
Francie Nolan grows up amid the poverty of a Brooklyn tenement, in a poignant novel set in the early twentieth century
This thoroughly creepy middle grade tale, meaningfully infused with ancient Korean cultural heritage, is the perfect pick to get you in the holiday spirit!
Growing up and finding your way in the world can be hard and confusing for many girls. It is important to know that you are not alone when it comes … Continued
This summer I have been singing, reading, and when possible I sing as I read. Here is a trio of books I have been working through: a middle grade novel … Continued
Alix and her sister, Jools, have never seen the ocean. When their parents pack them up for a week at the shore, Alix is nervous about leaving home, but excited, too. At the beach, the girls make friends, go exploring, and have adventures both big and small.
As the parent of a two tweens, a teen, and one young adult, I am always looking for ways to explore and discuss their ever-developing career interests and goals.
Check out a fun adventure filled with deadly snake gods, magic, riddles, and even some astronomy.