Catalog

Search our Catalog

Shared Experiences from 2013

The following experiences were added by patrons like you as they participate in Connect Your Summer. You can also see experience photos in a gallery and check out what people are reading to earn their badges.

Tried a Baseball Book from a Horror Author

I read a book to earn this badge: 
Blockade Billy by Stephen King

Blockade Billy by Stephen King — I'm a fan of Stephen King in general, but haven't been able to get into his baseball stories. This is a short novella, pretty baseball-centric, not as much horror - either the gory kind or the psychologically creepy kind - as I'm used to from King. Overall, underwhelming for me, but might be more appealing to baseball fans.

Read Nancy Drew Sleepover Sleuths

I read a book to earn this badge: 
Nancy Drew And the Clue Crew By Carolyn Keene
The girls got invited to a party themed Dolls . These dolls were like American Girl Dolls. At Night Someone Stole it. The person who stole it was...

Read a book.

I read a book to earn this badge: 
The Legend of Old Abe A Civil War Eagle

Read a book.

I read a book to earn this badge: 
The Legend of Sleeping Bear

Read a book.

I read a book to earn this badge: 
The Legend of the Lady's Slipper by Kathy-jo Wargin
Being happy is worth catching so are you being happy?

I watched an episoide of Laura Vitale

I watched her make banana chocolate chip muffins

I watched an episoide of Cake Boss

Buddy and his crew made an superb ice cream cake for Buddy's son Marco's birthday.

I watched an episoide of DC cupcakes

They made this structure out of cupcakes and chicken wire to look like the poodle! So creative!

I read a book called Extreme Pets!

I read a book to earn this badge: 
Title- Extreme Pets! Author- Jane Harrington
Lots of cool info in here...

I read a book called Betty Bunny loves chocolate cake

I read a book to earn this badge: 
Tiitle- Betty Bunny loves chocolate cake Author- Michael B. Kaplan
Truly no words...

I read a book called The Secret In The Old Attic

I read a book to earn this badge: 
Title- The Secret In The Old Attic Author- Carolyn Keene
Kept itching to read till the end... I suggest this book for all of you who seek an adventure

I read a book called The secret cellar

I read a book to earn this badge: 
Title- The Secret Cellar Author- Michael D. Beil
So mysterious...

I read a book calledA mama for Owen

I read a book to earn this badge: 
Title- A mama for Owen Author- Marion Dane Bauer
So touching

I read a book called Friends

I read a book to earn this badge: 
Title- Friends Author- Catherine Thimmesh
So emotional... was crying at the end

I read a book called Wildflowers

I read a book to earn this badge: 
Title- Wildflowers Author- Marfé Ferguson Delano
Pretty yet wild at the same time... what an odd combo

I read a book called Detroit: a biography

I read a book to earn this badge: 
Title- Detroit: a biography Author- Scott Martelle
Go Detroit!

I read a book called The Last Musketeer

I read a book to earn this badge: 
Title- The Last Musketeer Author- Stuart Gibbs
Very brave...

I read a book called The Princess and The Pizza

I read a book to earn this badge: 
Title- The Princess and The Pizza Author- Mary Jane Auch
LOL while I was reading this book

Read a Mystery Picture Book

I read a book to earn this badge: 
Where's My T-R-U-C-K by Karen Beaumont

Where's my t-r-u-c-k? by Karen Beaumont ; pictures by David Catrow — Whodunnit? The brother, the little sister, the dog? A little boy is missing his truck, and he has to find out where it is. Along the way, I learned how to spell T-R-U-C-K!

read

I read a book to earn this badge: 
Big Cats and Amazing Jungle Animals by Samantha Hilton