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C is for Castle, M is for Monocle, S is for Sabertooth

We know it’s hard for new parents to stay enthusiastic about their baby books, so we have some quirky new alphabet books in stock that will keep you alert and teach your children some unusual vocabulary. 111 more words

Baby Books (1-18 Months)

Roehampton Readers: Once Upon an Alphabet by Oliver Jeffers

Once Upon an Alphabet by Oliver Jeffers

Review by Anne Malewski

Once upon an Oliver, we met a boy with a penguin friend, a curious girl who put her heart in a bottle, a moose that belongs to no one, a bear who was a paperplane enthusiast, and many more who, I daresay, live happily ever after in readers’ minds. 462 more words

Carnegie Reading Group

ABCs on Wheels by Ramon Olivera

ABCs on Wheels by Ramon Olivera; illustrated by Roman Olivera. 2016. graphics

Brief summary:  Transportation and the related are listed alphabetically with bold graphics giving a nostalgic style and feel. 39 more words

Book Reviews

¡Olinguito, de la A ala Z! by Lulu Delacre

This is an extraordinary Alphabet book for all children and is an essential buy for all schools and libraries. It’s an alphabet book but so much more. 162 more words


Eve Merriam at 100

Poet Eve Merriam would have been 100 years old today.  She is known for writing everything from children’s picture books to poems for adults.  Here are some of her books that you can find at the library; her poems are also included in several poetry collections. 206 more words

Readers' Advisory

Shaping the Truth of What they Read about Race

“Young children do not readily question the truth of what they read and they are unlikely to be able to identify racial bias” (Anthony Page and Ken Thomas, … 1,109 more words

Children's Literature