Tag: authors

Hurry to the Book Fair!

Kick off party Tuesday October 3rd, 3-4pm in the Library– Come meet with Mark and Caralyn Buehner the creators of the fantastic Snowmen series of picture books, make a snowman craft and drop off a stuffed toy friend for an

Tagged with: , , , , , , , ,

How to Get Your Teacher (Child) Ready

  A new book to help transition us all into the school year, How to Get Your Teacher Ready by Jean Reagan is a sweet addition to her How-to picture book series. Jean is a former OC parent and has

Tagged with: , , , ,

Katherine Applegate

Author Katherine Applegate, has sent our middles a sweet video thank you for their efforts in collecting food for families in need. Many of these students read her book Crenshaw and were inspired to help families who, due to financial

Tagged with: , , , , ,

What’s in YOUR wallet?

Comic book writer Stan Lee says, “The smartest card in my wallet? It’s a library card.” Stan Lee talking about how important libraries are. We are all about modeling the behavior we want to see in our kids, right? So,

Tagged with: , , , , , ,

How is that summer reading going?

Watch and listen to Dav Pilkey explain how reading makes cats jealous.   Then check out some of his books – Dogzilla The Captain Underpants and Diaper Baby Series The Silly Gooses Big Dog and Little Dog The Dumb Bunnies

Tagged with: , , ,

I may not have gone where I intended to go, but I think I have ended up where I needed to be.

Happy Towel Day! Time Magazine article  on what Memorial Day looks like in other countries. Tuesday Uppers will go swimming Tuesday afternoon we will have a guest speaker- Sarah DeFord Williams, the author of Palace Beautiful. Wednesday 5:30-8 on the

Tagged with: , , , , , , , , ,

Children’s Literature Events

King’s English Local author and former O.C. mom will be at the KE bookstore on Saturday 11-1 with other local children’s book authors and illustrators.   Babylit Classics to Modern: Combining Art and Text for Babylit by Jennifer Adams and

Tagged with: , , , ,

Busy week, even busier weekend.

This week has been a wild ride! The Seussification of Romeo and Juliet and The Seuss Greenshow auditions, author Peggy Eddleman visit on Thursday, our big Walk-a-thon fundraiser on Friday, and all of those field trips! There are also plenty

Tagged with: , , , ,