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November 20, 2006

Children's Book Week


Librarians at OCLC recommend some favorite children's books, including The Wool-Pack by Cynthia Harnett. The book is historical fiction set in England when Columbus was landing in the New World. Might be of interest to the boys since they're studying the European explorers.

November 15, 2006

New Books for January and March

In January, we will meet at Chris and Kyle's to discuss "The Wee Free Men" by Terry Pratchett.

In March, we will discuss "Tangerine" by Edward Bloor.

Enjoy reading over the holidays!

November 6, 2006

Maud Hart Lovelace Awards

Kids can nominate and vote on which books should receive a Maud Hart Lovelace Award. Check out winners and nominees!

Recent Suggestions

Eldest by Christopher Paolini
Call of the Wild by Jack London
The Golden Compass by Philip Pullman
The Phantom Tollbooth by Norton Juster
Crash by Jerry Spinelli
The Thief Lord by Cornelia Funke
Old Yeller by Fred Gipson
Among the Hidden by Margaret Peterson Haddix
The Wee Free Men by Terry Pratchett
Shadow Thieves by Anne Ursu