Children’s Book Week is celebrating its 101st anniversary and is the longest-running national literacy initiative in the country. Yes, it is even older than Read Across America! Let's celebrate books and reading!
BOOKS ABOUT BOOKS!
Planting Stories: The Life of Librarian and Storyteller Pura Belpré
by Anika Aldamuy Denise ; illustrated by Paola Escobar
Enjoy this illustrated biography of the life of Pura Belpré the first Puerto Rican librarian in New York City.
Where Are My Books?
Author and illustrator, Debbie Ridpath Ohi, will read her book, teach you how to draw squirrels, and sing a song. Get ready for some fun!
The Book With No Pictures
This is one of the most loved books in the Armstrong Library but have you ever heard it read aloud by the author, BJ Novak? Get ready for complete silliness!
VISIT THE MAGIC TREE HOUSE HOME ADVENTURES
VIRTUAL AUTHOR VISIT: Duncan Tonatiuh
Library Video Messages
Week #3: Hogwarts
Week #4: Grand Canyon
Week #5: Coral Reef
Week #6: Mars
Week #7: Library
Week #8: Great Wall of China
Week #9: Taj Mahal
Week #10: Theater
The CW/Mars Catalog has thousands of ebooks and audiobooks to borrow for free!