Kids Recommendations

Written by Published on Wed, 11/16/2016 - 12:46pm

Do you have an animal lover in your home, someone who wants to know everything about animals? This is the book for you. Author and illustrator Steve Jenkins compares facts for many animals and answers questions such as, how many species there are in the world, and how far animals can travel. Recommended for Grades 2 and up. 

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Written by Published on Wed, 11/09/2016 - 7:16pm

Caitlin has lost her older brother Devon to a tragic incident at the local middle school and she's having a hard time understanding how to feel.  Caitlin has Asperger's and things typically seem black and white, but now she is at a loss and her grieving dad isn't any help.  When Caitlin reads the definition of closure she decides that is what she needs, but finding it is harder than she expected. (Grades 4-6 School Library Journal)

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Written by Published on Wed, 11/09/2016 - 1:25pm

In fall the trees start to empty and you can see squirrels climbing trees and spot their nests in the trees.  This book celebrates in fun rhyme the activities of the lives of squirrels.  It also includes four pages of extra info on squirrels and their habitats.  Recommended for ages 4-7.

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