Shetterly, Margot Lee and Winifred Conkling. Hidden Figures: The True Story of Four Black Women and the Space Race. Laura Freeman, Illus. Non-fiction. HarperCollins, 01/2018. pp. $17.99. 978-0-06-274246-9. OUTSTANDING. GRADES 1-5. Hidden Figures is the picture [continue reading]
Valério, Geraldo. Blue Rider. Geraldo Valério, Illus. Picture Book. Groundwood, 03/2018. pp. $19.95. 978-1-55498-981-2. OUTSTANDING. GRADES PRE-2. Blue Rider is a paean to a book; in fact, it could be a paean to itself since [continue reading]
Board Book Round-up, Part I It’s that time of year again! Time to evaluate new board books for library purchase and use in baby storytimes. Watch for Part II in the May edition of BayNews, [continue reading]
Tempests and Slaughter – Numair Chronicles, Book 1 by Tamora Pierce Albert, Melissa. The Hazel Wood. Bardugo, Leigh. Six of Crows. Black, Holly. The Cruel Prince. Braswell, Liz. As Old as Time. Bunce, Elizabeth [continue reading]
Beyond the Binary: Embracing Diverse Gender Identities Koret Auditorium, SF Main Library San Francisco, CA Go to bayviews.org, or register directly at Brown Paper Tickets!
ACL Meeting Friday, March 9, 2018: Just a quick reminder for our Bay Area members! Please join us for our ACL Meeting on Friday, March 9, 2018, from 9am–12:30pm at the Oakland Main Library. We [continue reading]
Jazz LIBRARIES ROCK! is the 2018 summer theme for the Cooperative Summer Library Program: www.cslpreads.org/. For libraries using the music-themed summer reading/learning program, BayNews will offer sound and music storytime outlines between now and June. [continue reading]
Trains The 2018 summer reading/learning program from iReads and the California Library Association is READING TAKES YOU EVERYWHERE! – 2018: hwww.ireadprogram.org/ and calchallenge.org/ . A great way to focus on this for toddler and preschool [continue reading]