Try “reading the pictures” in these detailed and intriguing wordless picture books. Reading Rockets says “sharing wordless books is a terrific way to build important literacy skills, including listening skills, vocabulary, comprehension and an increased awareness of how stories are structured.” Put one on hold today!
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The Library and bookdrop will be closed Saturday, August 31 through Monday, September 2 in observance of Labor Day. As always, be sure to have your library card and PIN handy to take advantage of our many online and digital services.
Renee suggests this riveting page-turner! Two interwoven mysteries spill onto the pages in this first book of a trilogy. If you want a page-turner you can’t put down, grab this one! You’ll be completely surprised by the ending.
The Reading Public Library now offers unlimited digital access to The Washington Post. With your library card and PIN, you can connect from within the library or from any remote location. Enjoy expert reporting and analysis from Washington and around the world, including award-winning investigative coverage and editorial commentary. Visit our Online Resources page to […]
What is all this Hoopla about? Hoopla (for kids)(and adults too) is our new free, streaming service of always available popular materials. Download the hoopladigital.com app and use your library card & PIN for 24/7 access!
Hitting the road? If you’re taking a laptop, smartphone, or tablet, you can take RPL with you. Watch hot movies, listen to the latest music, browse your favorite magazines, and read a sizzling page-turner, all for free and on the go!
Readers who are partial to novels inspired by true events will be both riveted and disturbed by this compassionate retelling of one of America’s most famous abduction cases. Check out this month’s Staff Pick!
Kanopy free on-demand streaming with more than 30,000 of the world’s best films, including award-winning documentaries, rare and hard-to-find titles, film festival favorites, indie and classic films, and world cinema.
Stream thousands of movies, television shows, music albums and audiobooks, all available for mobile and online access through our partnership with hoopla digital. All immediately available (no waiting!) and free with your library card.
Figuring out your next read? These teen titles (grades 6-12) are considered some of the best from the past year according to respected review sources like School Library Journal, New York Times, and Kirkus Reviews.
Listen to a book on a Playaway (an audiobook loaded onto an MP3 player) and follow along with the physical copy at the same time. Put one of these Playaways, for which we also have the physical book, on hold for the summer!
The awards season is in full swing and we certainly can’t leave out book awards! The American Library Association has announced the 2018 Youth Media Awards which includes various awards for outstanding teen literature!