Kids Recommendations

Written by Published on Wed, 07/27/2016 - 1:10pm

Do plants really move? Absolutely! You might be surprised by all the ways plants can move. Discover the many ways plants (and their seeds) move. Whether it's a sunflower, a Venus flytrap, or an exotic plant like an exploding cucumber, this fascinating picture book shows just how excitingly active plants really can be. Recommended for Grades K-2.

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Written by Published on Wed, 07/20/2016 - 12:20pm

Wiggle your toes and touch your nose. Now can you guess the yoga pose? First we listen to the clue, then we see what we can do! Introduce your children to the joy of yoga with this riddle book.  Recommended for ages 4-7.

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Written by Published on Sun, 07/17/2016 - 3:28pm

Written as a novel in verse, this beautifully crafted story tells of how 10-year old Ha and her family are forced to flee Vietnam after the fall of Saigon in 1975. Traveling by boat, then through two refugee camps, Ha and her family end up living in Alabama. Based on the author's personal memories, readers experience Ha's struggle to learn a new language, fit into a new and very different culture, and leave the memories of her homeland and start anew. This is a great book for understanding the struggle to fit into a new culture. Recommended for grades 4-8.

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