Archive for Author: awaring

Black Lives Matter Booklist

We’ve put together a starter list of multi-generational book recommendations to support and understand the current protests and the Black Lives Matter movement.

Art in Reading

We have started a new Instagram account called @artinreading2020, and we want you to contribute! We are showcasing what anyone of any age is creating during this time of social distancing.

MCBA Winner Announced

The 2020 winner of the Massachusetts Children’s Book Award was recently announced. Congratulations to…

Chumley’s Reading Challenge

Come one, come all! Chumley’s Reading Challenge is for readers and listeners of all ages. It’s our remote reading club for while the library is closed.

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Celebrate Will Eisner Week with a Graphic Novel

March 1-7 is Will Eisner week, an “annual celebration of comics, graphic novel literacy, free speech, and the legacy of Will Eisner.” (willeisner.com) Why not celebrate by reading a new graphic novel? These titles were added to our children’s collection in the past month: CHILDREN’S COMICS AND GRAPHIC NOVELS AST Ottaviani, Jim Astronauts : women […]

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New! Superhero Section

New in the Children’s Room: one-stop shopping for all those superhero fans out there.

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Kids’ Booklist: Celebrate Love

In February we wish our loved ones a Happy Valentine’s Day. But we can celebrate every day of the year with these picture books about love, friendship, and family.

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Kids’ First Chapter Fiction

Do you know a young reader who is ready to move on from easier texts, but is not quite ready for long chapter books? Check out our new First Chapter section!