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!
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]
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]