Category Archives: Kids – Nonfiction

June is GLBT Book Month!

In recognition that June is the American Library Association’s GLBT Books month, visit us to pick out some great titles for everyone to enjoy that celebrate literature featuring characters of all sexualities and gender identities. Libraries are particularly essential for helping readers access diverse and inclusive stories.

Stop by the display in the Kid Zone and Teen Zone upstairs, click on tab on the catalog homepage for LGBTQ Youth, or go right to the lists for LGBTQI Kids or LGBTQI Teens.

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Love a mother? Have a mother? Are a mother?

Mothers Day. Holiday? Holy day? Hallmark day? Whatever your thoughts on the day, you must admit that the subject of mothers is something we all have experience with, and all have opinions about.
We’ve assembled here an intriguing selection of books about, for, and by mothers and their children. A motherly shout out goes to our staff contributors; Cailin, Ellen, Melissa, and Madra, as well as the folks at Brightly, and Shelf Awareness for Readers. Continue reading Love a mother? Have a mother? Are a mother?