January 31, 2014 | strande
January 28, 2014 | strande
The Robert F. Sibert Medal is awarded yearly to an outstanding nonfiction picture book. There are frequently several honor books named as well, and this year was no exception. If you are looking for something both beautiful and informative, try this list of award-winning titles.
2014 Medal Winner and Honor Books:
January 28, 2014 | goulds
This award recognizes an African American author of outstanding books for children and young adults.
This year's winner is:
P.S. be eleven by Rita Williams-Garcia
This year's honor books are:
March. Book one by John Lewis, Andrew Aydin, Nate Powell
Darius & Twig by Walter Dean Myers
Words with wings by Nikki Grimes
January 27, 2014 | goulds
January 27, 2014 | strande
Today the American Library Association announces its Youth Book & Media Awards, including the Theodor Seuss Geisel Award. Many of us know and love Dr. Seuss, an author who created engaging stories for beginning readers, and this award celebrates books that continue that tradition today. If you need a fun suggestion for a beginning reader, this list has some great ideas. For more information about this award and its recipients, check the ALA website.
2014 Award Recipients and Honor Books:
Ball by word and pictures by Mary Sullivan
January 19, 2014 | Marianne
Families with children ages 4-8 can enjoy stories, sweets and treats to celebrate Valentine's Day at this program sponsored by Target and the Friends of the Canton Public Library. Registration begins January 20.
Program Date: February 10, 7:00 PM
January 19, 2014 | Michelle
January 19, 2014 | strande
Families with young children can join us for a freestyle dance party for our littlest patrons. Everyone gets movin' and groovin' to some great dance tunes.
This program is for new walkers up to 5 years old with their caregivers.
[Disco Ball by dichohecho is licensed under CC BY 2.0]