For the next several Mondays, we offer a series of Math storytimes from Ann Hotta, children’s librarian at Berkeley Public Library ACL Blog: Mathematical Storytime. Part 2 Mathematical Storytime, Part 2 Shape recognition is an [continue reading]
Bibliotecas Para La Gente’s Spanish Book Fair will take place on Friday, Feb. 14, 2020, 10am-4:30pm at the Mountain View Public Library, 585 Franklin St., Mountain View, CA 94041.
Gratz, Alan. Allies: D-Day. One Chance to Unite, Everything to Lose. Fiction. Scholastic, 10/2019. 307[+17]pp. $17.99. 978-1-338-24572-1. OUTSTANDING. GRADES 4-7. Fast-paced and well-researched, this historical fiction centers around D-Day, June 6, 1944 and the Allied [continue reading]
Jason Reynolds Named Ambassador for Young People’s Literature: The Library of Congress named author Jason Reynolds the newest National Ambassador for Young People’s Literature on Jan. 13, 2020. Reynolds is known for his teen and [continue reading]
Register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/meet-top-authors-at-young-adult-novelist-convention-yanovcon-free-registration-77058609375 Saturday, January 25, 2020, Noon – 6pm, at the Millbrae Library, 1 Library Ave., Millbrae, CA 94030. This free half-day celebration will include panel discussions, author hangouts, and book signings with award-winning, [continue reading]
Each month we post an annotated bibliography of books that were rated ‘Outstanding’ and nominated for our Distinguished List at our previous month’s meeting. Members can see full reviews of these books and many more [continue reading]
Bond, Elaine Miller. Wild Colors of the West. Picture Book. Elaine Miller Bond, Photographer. Heyday, 10/2019. pp. PB $8.99. 978-1-59714-409-4. OUTSTANDING. GRADES TOD-3. In the third entry in this informational board book series, color photographs [continue reading]