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Star Light, Star Bright read these books to me tonight!

February 24, 2017 |
What better time than bedtime to snuggle up with your little one and read these bedtime stories! This classic bedtime story is just right for winding down for the day.  The animals scrub and scrub and Keep Reading »
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Girl Rising by Tanya Lee Stone

February 23, 2017 |
Booklist Reviews 2017 February #1 *Starred Review* Much more than a companion volume to the 2013 semidocumentary of the same title, which portrayed nine girls around the globe overcoming daunting barriers to obtain an education, Keep Reading »
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He is…The Most Interesting Cat in the World

February 14, 2017 |
  He takes care of the new guy and he has a pretty groovy guide to life. He loves his white shoes, magic sunglasses, and four groovy buttons. Bad bananas? No problem. Missing cupcakes? Solved. Who Keep Reading »
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Tea Time

February 10, 2017 |
Madison Public Library recently had the pleasure of hosting a tea for girls in Kindergarten through Grade 5.  We enjoyed “tea” and cookies, games, and a good book featuring a tea party with Rex.  If Keep Reading »
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February 1, 2017 |
Lost in the Pacific, 1942 by Tod Olson Kirkus Reviews 2016 August #1 Olson tells the harrowing true story of how eight men in three tiny inflatable rafts, lost in 68 million square miles of Keep Reading »
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Did You Know?

January 31, 2017 |
Did you know that the NAACP was founded in 1909 on February 12th what would have been Abraham Lincoln’s 100th birthday?  In the following decades, Negro History Week was celebrated in mid-February in many cities, coinciding Keep Reading »
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January 27, 2017 |
 Suffering from a case of Waddle-I-Do?  Try a dose of Missy Piggle-Wiggle and the Whatever Cure by Ann M. Martin with Annie Parnell. Once upon a time, there was a woman named  Mrs. Piggle-Wiggle and Keep Reading »
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If you give a child a book, they will want to read it!

January 20, 2017 |
If you are not familiar with the If You Give…series by Laura Numeroff and Felicia Bond you must check them out! Currently there are nine picture books in this series. In the latest release,our beloved Mouse is back Keep Reading »
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We Have a Book for That!

January 10, 2017 |
If checking out our new Interactive Play Space Vet Clinic has made your preschooler curious about pets, we have a book for that! Little Kids First Big Book of Birds This adorable reference introduces young readers Keep Reading »
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“Polar Bear, Polar Bear What Should We Read?”

December 16, 2016 |
The weather outside is frightful, but these books are so delightful!   Polar Bear,Polar Bear,What Do You Hear? is an all time favorite book for children of all ages. You and your child can have fun Keep Reading »