Monthly Archives: September 2014

Review of the Week – This Day In June

Pitman, Gayle E. This Day in June. Kristyna Litten, Illus. Picture Book.Magination, 2014. 32p. $14.95. 978-1-4338-1658-1.OUTSTANDING. GRADES PRE-2.      With vibrant color, simple phrases, and beautifully diverse characters, This Day in June is a first of its kind: a cheerful, … Continue reading

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ACL Meeting Friday, Sept. 12, 2014 at Oakland Main Library

ACL Meeting Friday, September 12, 2014: Just a quick reminder for our Bay Area members! Please join us for our ACL Meeting on Friday, Sept. 12, 2014, from 9am-1pm at the Oakland Main Library. We will begin with a brief … Continue reading

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Informational Picture Books for Storytime

Information Picture Books for Storytime: Looking to add more informational books to go along with stories at your preschool storytime?  Try some of the following nonfiction for the youngest children: Ajmera, Maya, Victoria Dunning, and Cythnia Pon. Healthy Kids. Ajmera, … Continue reading

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Outstanding!

Every month, we post an annotated bibliography of books that were rated ‘Outstanding’ and nominated for our Distinguished List at our previous month’s meeting. Members can see full reviews of these books and many more in the August edition of … Continue reading

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