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Wednesday, January 25, 2017
There are only 7 days left until we kick off our Winter Reading Challenge on February 1! That means you could check out one movie each day and countdown with a feature-film fest of your own. Sound like something you'd be interested in? Well, we've got recommendations! Below are some of the best...
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Tuesday, January 24, 2017
There are 8 more days until we kick off our Winter Reading Challenge! Below are a few incredible series that you can use to stay busy from February 1 through 28. These features include some world-wide favorites and some you may not be familiar with. Take some time to browse the lists below, then...
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Monday, January 23, 2017
The winners of the ALA Youth Media Awards were announced this morning. While none of our librarians picked the medal winners, we are proud to say that they selected quite a few of the honor books: Miss Kristie at Cinnaminson Library Leave Me Alone by Vera Brosgol Grandmother wants so badly...
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Monday, January 23, 2017
The countdown to the start of our Winter Reading Challenge continues! With only 9 days left, you might be searching the catalog for your favorite authors and series, but what do you do if you don't enjoy reading? Sometimes the jump from picture books and easy-readers can be difficult and that's why...
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Sunday, January 22, 2017
As we countdown to the start of our Winter Reading Challenge on February 1, we wanted to share a few titles that will keep you warm and cozy through the season. From snuggling up with a bed full of dogs to warming the hearts of others with poetry, this list is sure to keep you toasty as you share...
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Thursday, January 19, 2017
Hey kids! Did you know you can explore age-appropriate topics while developing online research skills with an award-winning, trusted content source? Want to dig into engaging, fun entries on kid-friendly subjects, plus special daily features? Interested in checking out Fun Facts and then taking a...
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Wednesday, January 18, 2017
BCLS is helping kids fight the wintertime blues with our Winter Reading Challenge! Open to children ages 11 and under, the Winter Reading Challenge kicks off February 1 and runs all month long. Simply pick up a paper game board at any BCLS branch, or play online using Beanstack, to complete 28...
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Tuesday, January 17, 2017
Hollywood is borrowing plenty of plots from the page this year. From tales of real life, like the dysfunctional nomadic memoir The Glass Castle, to stories of truly epic fantasy, like The Gunslinger, there’s something for everyone. Here are some highlights from the list of Books to Movies,...
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Friday, January 13, 2017
Civil rights leader, theologian, pastor, writer – Martin Luther King Jr. was all these and more. His assassination in 1968 cut short a truly remarkable life of achievement and commitment to social change and justice. The holiday that honors him, Martin Luther King Jr. Day, is the only federal...
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Thursday, January 12, 2017
Lois Lowry received the Margaret A. Edwards award recognizing a "significant and lasting contribution to young adult literature" for her 1993 title The Giver. Many of us may remember The Giver from a school assignment, or perhaps the movie version that came out a few years ago and featured a Taylor...

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