Kids Recommendations

Written by Published on Wed, 01/04/2017 - 1:51pm

Two worms fall in love and decide to get married.  All of their friends have many ideas about all the things you are supposed to do at a wedding.  After being a little overwhelmed, they decide that the only thing they need is love and to keep the wedding simple. Recommended for readers ages 4 and up.  

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Written by Published on Mon, 12/26/2016 - 4:39pm

Sophia comes from a family of explorers who, for generations, have been traveling and mapping the New World - a world changed by the Great Disruption, when all the continents were flung into different time periods. Eight years ago, her parents left her with her uncle Shadrack and went on an urgent mission. They never returned. Then her Uncle is kidnapped. Sophia is the only one who can search for him. With her new friend Theo, she travels over rough terrain and uncharted ocean, encounters pirates and traders, and relies on Shadrack's maps, common sense, and her own powers of observation. But even as Sophia and Theo try to save Shadrack's life, they are in danger of losing their own.

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Written by Published on Mon, 12/26/2016 - 11:54am

Squirrel lovers will enjoy this humorous story about Squirrel and a dog named Cuddles.  One winter night, Squirrel gets cold and decides to visit Cuddles's house.  The two get into mischief and end up leaving the holiday decorations in shambles.  A young human is blamed and as a result, he runs outside where he hurts himself.  There's a blizzard coming and it is up to Squirrel and Cuddles to save the boy and make amends.  This funny story is told in short chapters and will be enjoyed by young readers.  Recommended for grades 2-4.

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