Category Archives: Kids & Teens – Movies & TV

Wonder!

Wonder books

Have you had Wonder in your life? Have you met Auggie yet? R.J. Palacio’s book, Wonder has the potential to change your life. Read it and find out why!

The book is now a movie in the theaters starting November 17, but you might want to check out the book beforehand, or even try one of the condensed versions we have available in the kids area of the library.

Brightly offers a list several other amazing middle grade chapter books that also help us look at our world in a slightly different way. These books, like Wonder, could change the life of the reader.

November Staff Picks

There’s been some pretty eclectic reading by our staff this month. Find all of these Staff Picks titles on the front page of the catalogor select a category for a specific group.

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Kids’ Book Picks: Furthermore by Tahereh Mafi, LEGO Star Wars: Rebel Alliance, and Goodnight Numbers by Danica McKellar

I often struggle to choose just one kid book each month, because I have so many I want to recommend! This is why I decided to pick three very different and wonderful books for my kid book picks this month. If you need or want more recommendations, then make sure to visit our online catalog to see staff picks for kids, tweens, teens, and adults.

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Page to Screen this Summer

Summer reading for all ages is in full swing, but some of you may feel the siren song of the big or little screen as you ease into the season!

Here’s a summer’s worth of movies or tv shows and their book counterparts to meet all your escapist needs…use the links to find movie trailers and reviews, courtesy of IMDB, and the book links to reserve a copy in our catalog! Enjoy!

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