9 May 2012

Great Historical Fiction for Kids – House Baba Built

Me…Jane, Written and illustrated by Patrick McDonnellReviewed by Children’s Library Volunteer Kristen Crans Budding young scientists who are drawn into the exploration and discovery of naturewill […]
7 May 2012

David Herlihy on bicycle history

David V. Herlihy is the author of The Lost Cyclist and Bicycle: The History, winner of the 2004 Award for Excellence in the History of Science. […]
1 May 2012

From Funny to Fanciful and In-Between: New Arrivals in the Children’s Library

Fancy Nancy and the Mermaid Ballet, by Jane O’Connor, illustrated by Robin Preiss Glasser Reviewed by Children’s Library volunteer Carole Black Fancy Nancy and the Mermaid […]
30 April 2012

A Jesuit Sleuth in 17th Century Paris

A Jesuit Sleuth in 17th Century Paris Paris has long been famous as the home of expatriots. Sometimes, as I write my Charles du Luc historical […]