30 September 2011

Martina the Beautiful Cockroach, A Cuban Folktale: Book Review

Retold by Carmen Agra Deedy, Illustrated by Michael AustinReviewed by Children’s Library Volunteer Kristen Crans Martina Josefina Catalina Cucaracha is a beautiful cockroach living in Havanna, […]
29 September 2011

Instant Images

(Jennifer Huxta and her vintage Polaroid)) Thanks to all of you who participated in our Instant Images photography workshop with professional photographer and poet Jennifer Huxta. […]
24 September 2011

Wilhe’mina Miles After the Stork Night, a review

Wilhe’mina Miles After the Stork Night by Dorothy Carter, illustrated by Harvey Stevenson Reviewed by Children’s Library volunteer Carole Black Eight year old Wilhe’mina’s father has […]
21 September 2011

Ten Miles Past Normal

Ten Miles Past Normal by Frances O’Roark Dowell. “Just once this year, I want someone to look at me and think, ‘Hey, that Janie Gorman’s pretty […]