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'Father Christmas Needs a Wee!' by Nicholas Allan

One of my personal festive favourites, guaranteed to raise a smile in any child (or adult).  Written by the fabulous Nicholas Allan who is also the author of the hilarious ‘The Queen’s Knickers,’ amongst others. 52 more words


Jesper Jinx (The Jesper Jinx Series Book 1)

Written and Illustrated by Marko Kit

Interesting series of short stories exploring the hijinks of eleven year old Jesper, who always seems to be in the wrong place at the wrong time. 243 more words

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'Goblins' by Philip Reeve

As superheroes, we spend a lot of our time battling loathsome beasts but none as foul and disgusting as the goblins of Clovenstone Keep.

This book has one of the most gripping openings I’ve ever read, with the hero plummeting from the tallest tower of the keep.   26 more words

New copies of Naruto!

We bought all new copies of the Naruto graphic novel series through volume 30. Come check them out!

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Elementary Reading Concern, by Nadine Poper

As an elementary librarian, my main passion is getting kids to love reading and books.  Seems like reading and books is basically the same thing…right?  That’s what I thought up until just a few weeks ago.  415 more words

Comic Con Coming Soon!

This Tuesday in fact!

Plans all made, favour bags complete, activities prepared.

I sent out the letters of interest not really knowing what the level of interest would be.  77 more words