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Feb 22, 6:30 pm, Washington Square
Liam and his pal Jacksie are planning to run in the Junior
Great North Run and they need to get their training in, but Liam’s elderly
neighbor Harry needs some help this afternoon so he and his Mam stop by. When Harry hears about Liam’s plan, does he
have a story to tell! This short, quirky
illustrated novel doesn’t easily fit in a category, but it is caught in my
mind. The evocative language in Harry Miller’s Run is as compelling as
the tale told. ...
Posted by Sue, Feb 14, 2017 02:57:40 PM
Caldecott, Coretta Scott King, Newbery, Printz, more!
2017 Challenge titles are now available!
New Children's Books »
Brainspace is a new addition to KPL's magazines for children 8 to 14 (or so). Brainspace is a all about interactivity with a variety of topics. There are articles and activities on a variety of topics, including one about NASA's OSIRIS-REx, the first spacecraft ever to travel to an asteroid to collect samples (launched in Fall 2016). The Winter 16/17 issue contains articles about math, history, space, music, geography, climate, biology, and the science of art. In addition, the Make It content offers templates to engineer unusual shaped boxes and a recipe for Oobleck, a non-Newtonian fluid named after the Dr. Seuss book Bartholomew and the Oobleck, of course....
Posted by Bill, Jan 16, 2017 06:43:33 PM
For students in grades 4 - 9
Homework websites, topic guides, & more.