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Rolling Thunder Cover Image

Every Memorial Day in Washington, DC, more than a million veterans and their supporters gather for the Rolling Thunder Ride for Freedom, a demonstration that pay...

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Blast from the Past

The Wall Cover Image

A boy and his father have come from afar to visit the Vietnam Veterans Memorial in Washington, DC, and to find the name of the boy’s grandfather. As they search,...

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YA Pick

Fallen Angels Cover Image

When going to college is no longer possible, a 17-year-old Richie Perry joins the Army. After being deployed to Vietnam, Perry wonders why black soldiers are giv...

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Join our signed first editions club and have a first edition, first printing of a new children’s picture book delivered each month directly to your doorstep (or pick it up at the store).

The May book is The Banana-Leaf Ball by Katie Smith Milway and Shane Evans (Kids Can Press, $18.95)



Gifts for Kids!

Gifts for Kids

Folkmanis Puppets believes imagination is the key to a healthy childhood, encouraging play and discovery to develop the skills necessary in life. The company has been making the most innovative and engaging specialty puppets in the world since 1976, delighting imaginations and winning nearly every industry, child development, and kid-tested award, many repeatedly.


Teen Book Group

The Teen Book Group for teens ages 13–16 meets on the fourth Sunday of the month at 3:30 p.m., downstairs in the Children and Teens Department, to discuss and dissect a book of our choosing. In May, we'll be meeting a week earlier. Dreadnought by April Daniels is the selection for our next meeting, which will take place on Sunday, May 21, at 3:30 p.m. Have questions? Interested in joining? Email Emi at