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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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Katie’s Picks – New Children’s Fiction

Check out these titles new to our children’s area and recommended by our Outreach Librarian, Katie.

The Bone Sparrow by Zana Fraillon


Subhi is a refugee. He was born in an Australian permanent detention center after his mother and sister fled the violence of a distant homeland, and the center is the only world he knows. Continue reading Katie’s Picks – New Children’s Fiction

New Historical Fiction for Kids

A good work of historical fiction can simultaneously capture a child’s attention, entertain, and leave them more knowledgeable of a particular time period than when they began.

Three recent historical titles have captured our attention and we hope one or two may find their way to your home, too.

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