Saturday, April 28, 2018

Meet Raina Telgemeier

Cat and her little sister Maya move to a new town — and Maya, who suffers from cystic fibrosis, sets her heart on meeting one of the ghosts who supposedly haunt the place.

You can find this, and other popular books by Raina Telgemeier in our graphic novels section of the library.

The Old Willis Place by Mary Downing Hahn

Diana and her little brother Georgie have been living in the woods behind the old Willis place, a decaying Victorian mansion, for what already seems like forever. They aren't allowed to leave the property or show themselves to anyone.  Read this haunting mystery by author Mary Downing Hahn!

Tuesday, April 17, 2018

Harry Potter and the Sorcerer's Stone

Harry Potter learns on his eleventh birthday that he is the orphaned son of two powerful wizards and possesses unique magical powers of his own. He is summoned from his life as an unwanted child to become a student at Hogwarts, an English boarding school for wizards. There, he meets several friends who become his closest allies and help him discover the truth about his parents' mysterious deaths.

Monday, April 16, 2018

Bridge to Terabithia

Two friends create an imaginary world called Terabithia, which is filled with magical creatures. Though difficulties fill their ordinary lives, Jesse and Leslie rule as king and queen in Terabithia. But soon one of the friends must draw on the strength of their imaginary kingdom to cope with a tragedy.

Laura Ingalls Wilder

Let's find out more about pioneer author Laura Ingalls Wilder, who wrote the autobiographical "Little House" kids' book series, the basis of the popular television show Little House on the Prairie.