Posted On: Nov 21, 2013 In: Beyond Books, Kids Room, Staff Picks
“Dude, what time is it?”
“Dude, its Adventure Time!”
If you just smiled when you read the above quotes, you must be familiar with the popular Cartoon Network series Adventure Time. Now in its fifth season Adventure Time follows the capers of Jake the Dog and Finn Read More..
Posted On: Nov 4, 2013 In: Book Lists, Kids Room, Staff Picks
This blog post is for the graphic novel novice. If you’ve ever wondered what all the graphic novel fuss is about read on and you might find your child’s (or maybe your own!) new favorite book.
What is a graphic novel? Read More..
Posted On: Aug 20, 2013 In: Kids Room, Staff Picks
Tender, haunting, and bittersweet; The Yearling is a classic worth revisiting.
In the hard scrabble world of Marjorie Kinnan Rawlings’ The Yearling, a child’s schooling comes second to hoeing the corn crop, and panther oil is the best medicine for rheumatism. Read More..
Posted On: Jul 5, 2013 In: Beyond Books, Kids Room
Following my first month as a Children’s Desk Assistant at LPL, I thought I’d share some of the highlights of my new job. Here are a few of my favorite things…
Searching for a favorite book and finding it!
What a joy it is to be the gateway to so much information and entertainment. Everyday Read More..