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Archie Snufflekins Oliver Valentine Cupcake Tiberius Cat

Archie Snufflekins Oliver Valentine Cupcake Tiberius Cat

Book Overview Archie, Cupcake, Oliver, Valentine… the cat who lives on Blossom Street is called something different by everyone, and loved by all. But there is one house on the street that he hasn’t visited yet… In this sweet story, Katie Harnett explores how one well-loved cat can change a lonely woman’s life and bring(…)

Fun Books for Kids

Fun Books for Kids

We are always on the lookout for fun books for kids. Here we feature two of our recent favorites from Candlewick Press. These books were provided to us for feature. We only bring to you the best of the best and we thoroughly enjoyed these books. A goofy and lonely denizen of the jungle has(…)

Little Elliott Big Fun Arrives Today at Bookstores

Little Elliott Big Fun Arrives Today at Bookstores

Are you familiar with the Little Elliot picture books? They are ridiculously adorable. Each title stars a little elephant named Elliot and his best friend, Mouse.   Little Elliot, Big Fun is the third adventure for Little Elliot and Mouse, who readers first met in Little Elliot, Big City (2014), and it captures the perfect escape from the city on(…)

I am Hapa – A Trilingual Book in Spanish, English & Chinese

I am Hapa – A Trilingual Book in Spanish, English & Chinese

Book Synopsis:  Hapa , a term originates in Hawaii, is used to describe a person of partial Asian or Pacific Islander descent. Today, the multiracial population in the United States is growing faster than at any other time in history. As many as 17 million Americans identify themselves as of more than one race. Many(…)

GET OUTSIDE BOOK CLUB CONNECTS CHILDREN WITH NATURE AND LITERATURE

GET OUTSIDE BOOK CLUB CONNECTS CHILDREN WITH NATURE AND LITERATURE

To a young child, the world is an amazing place to be explored. The Get Outside Book Club, which runs from September 1 through October 31, encourages preschoolers’ natural curiosity by pairing storytimes with outdoor activities. A partnership between the Dayton Metro Library and Five Rivers MetroParks, the Get Outside Book Club is geared toward(…)