Month: September 2019 Archive

Read Harder Challenge #15: Zahrah the Windseeker & Read Harder Challenge #16: A Study in Charlotte

Posted about 2 months ago by Jennifer Deuell
Prompt #15: A book of mythology or folklore Zahrah the Windseeker, by Nnedi Okorafor, is a fantasy novel rooted in West African folklore.  Thirteen year-old Zahrah lives in northern Ooni […]
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September is all about YOU

Posted about 2 months ago by Meg Raymond
Posted in Book Reviews
September is both Self-Improvement Month and Self-Care Awareness Month, so make this month all about you. Self-care advocates often suggest visualizing a “happy place” to relieve stress and induce relaxation.  My imaginary […]
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YAVA Nominees 2019

Posted about 2 months ago by Naomi D'Archangel
Posted in Teens | Tagged with ,
There’s only a week left to vote for your favorite YAVA nominee! Voting can be done in person through September 15th at your local branch or online here. There’s so […]
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Strange and Silly Schools

Posted about 2 months ago by Naomi D'Archangel
Starting a new school year can be stressful for kiddos. Maybe they went from elementary to middle school. Maybe there's a new teacher. Or maybe their best friend is no longer in class with them. Whatever the case, laughter and humor are always good medicine for some school-time blues.
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