Children's Blog

Youth Media Awards

Each year the American Library Association honors books, videos, and other outstanding materials for children and teens. This year’s winners were announced on January 24th. […]

Children's Blog

TEENS READ: BOOK REVIEWS BY TEENS

Hello, friends! Miss Alyssa here to again introduce one of our great readers, Sagarika! Don’t forget that you can always email me or call the library to put the books reviewed on hold for yourself! […]

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New Children’s Picture Books

Looking for a new book to enjoy? Check out the new picture books we have coming into the library!         We Disagree by Bethanie Deeney Murguia Squirrel and Mouse aren’t agreeing on […]

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Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs

Listen to Miss Johnea read Cloudy With a Chance of Meatballs!   (Note: this video is unlisted and you will need to use the link above to access it as it won’t be available on […]

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I Ain’t Gonna Paint No More!

Listen to Miss Alyssa read I Ain’t Gonna Paint No More! Written by Karen Beaumont. (Note: this video is unlisted and you will need to use the link above to access it as it won’t […]

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Little Women Readalikes–Nutmeg Style

If Louisa May Alcott’s nostalgic tales leave you wanting to spend more reading time in a simpler world, you may be surprised to learn that there is a series of books created by a New Haven-born author that once rivaled Alcott’s titles in popularity. […]

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Where the Wild Things Are

Join Miss Johnea as she reads Where the Wild Things Are by Maurice Sendak!   (Note: this video is unlisted and you will need to use the link above to access it as it won’t […]

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Story Time With Miss Alyssa

Join Miss Alyssa while she reads Daredevil Duck by Charlie Adler.   (Note: this video is unlisted and you will need to use the link above to access it as it won’t be available on […]

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“Tell Your Story” with Jason Reynolds

Author Jason Reynolds (Finalist for 2019 National Book Award for Young People’s Literature, Newbury Medal winner, NAACP Image Award winner and other honors) was awarded the honor of, National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature. In […]

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Bedtime Story Time

Join Miss Johnea while she reads you some bedtime stories!   (Note: this video is unlisted and you will need to use the link above to access it as it won’t be available on our page […]

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Mother’s Day Story Time

Join Miss Johnea while she reads a great story to celebrate Mother’s Day.   (Note: this video is unlisted and you will need to use the link above to access it as it won’t be available […]

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Story Time With Miss Alyssa

Join Miss Alyssa as she reads I Want My Hat Back by Jon Klassen.   (Note: this video is unlisted and you will need to use the link above to access it as it won’t […]