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Kids & Teens

The Best Libraries in Kids’ Lit The Best Libraries in Kids’ Lit

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Libraries, of course, have a special place in every book-lover’s heart. But libraries don’t just physically hold the stories we crave — som…
Libraries, of course, have a special place in every book-lover’s heart. But libraries don’t just physically hold the stories we crave — som…

Books That Model Gratitude for Kids Books That Model Gratitude for Kids

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Picture books and contemporary young adult novels that inspire kids to be grateful, via Common Sense Media.
Picture books and contemporary young adult novels that inspire kids to be grateful, via Common Sense Media.

#IndigenousReads by Indigenous Writers:… #IndigenousReads by Indigenous Writers:…

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Books by Indigenous writers and illustrators via The Conscious Kid Library, American Indians in Children’s Literature, and Brooklyn Children…
Books by Indigenous writers and illustrators via The Conscious Kid Library, American Indians in Children’s Literature, and Brooklyn Children…

STARS Workshops STARS Workshops

Various locations
Register for free STARS (State Training & Registry System) workshops.
Register for free STARS (State Training & Registry System) workshops.

Picture Books for Children Who Love Anim… Picture Books for Children Who Love Anim…

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Nurture a love of nature in young readers with these beautifully illustrated children's books featuring creatures of all kinds. Selection an…
Nurture a love of nature in young readers with these beautifully illustrated children's books featuring creatures of all kinds. Selection an…

eBooks & Audiobooks for Kids eBooks & Audiobooks for Kids

Borrow children’s eBooks, audiobooks, and more, available anytime, anywhere- all you need is a library card to start downloading.
Borrow children’s eBooks, audiobooks, and more, available anytime, anywhere- all you need is a library card to start downloading.

Baby's First Flight? These Might Help... Baby's First Flight? These Might Help...

By Rowena
A wise person once told me, "It's not vacation until someone cries." My husband and I take this seriously, and have even added things that …
A wise person once told me, "It's not vacation until someone cries." My husband and I take this seriously, and have even added things that …

New & Interesting for Teens: November New & Interesting for Teens: November

Browse our top picks in new releases for teens.
Browse our top picks in new releases for teens.

Life After High School Life After High School

Learn about college admissions, how to interview, how to write a resume, and more at your local library.
Learn about college admissions, how to interview, how to write a resume, and more at your local library.

10 Wonderful Autumn Books to Read with K… 10 Wonderful Autumn Books to Read with K…

It's October and autumn is here! Crisp cool mornings and a warm golden glow of sunlight illuminate the reds-yellows-greens-browns of the ch…
It's October and autumn is here! Crisp cool mornings and a warm golden glow of sunlight illuminate the reds-yellows-greens-browns of the ch…

2017 Best Illustrated Children’s Books 2017 Best Illustrated Children’s Books

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Browse a list of The New York Times/New York Public Library Best Illustrated Children’s Books Award winners.
Browse a list of The New York Times/New York Public Library Best Illustrated Children’s Books Award winners.

Controversy in Kid Lit: Dr. Seuss Controversy in Kid Lit: Dr. Seuss

Dr. Seuss has been in the news recently. Several children's authors called attention to a "jarring racial stereotype" in one of the illustr…
Dr. Seuss has been in the news recently. Several children's authors called attention to a "jarring racial stereotype" in one of the illustr…

New & Interesting for Kids: Nov. 2017 New & Interesting for Kids: Nov. 2017

Our top picks in new releases for kids.
Our top picks in new releases for kids.

3 Teen Romance Books with Mystery Letter… 3 Teen Romance Books with Mystery Letter…

While there are often big publishing trends—Dystopias! Superheroes! Thrillers with the word "girl" in the title!—sometimes you come across …
While there are often big publishing trends—Dystopias! Superheroes! Thrillers with the word "girl" in the title!—sometimes you come across …

Watch Out! Horror & Supernatural for Tee… Watch Out! Horror & Supernatural for Tee…

By Rachel
I am a huge Halloween fan. I love the excuse to dress up in amazing clothes, act like a different person, and read scary books. I'm not nor…
I am a huge Halloween fan. I love the excuse to dress up in amazing clothes, act like a different person, and read scary books. I'm not nor…

Everyday African American Picture Books Everyday African American Picture Books

A while back I helped a patron looking for modern, everyday sort of picture books about African American characters- fun, lighthearted book…
A while back I helped a patron looking for modern, everyday sort of picture books about African American characters- fun, lighthearted book…
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