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If Da Vinci Painted a Dinosaur Cover Image

If da Vinci Painted A Dinosaur (Tilbury House, $17.95), what would it look like? What about one painted by Navajo artist Harrison Begay...

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Blast from the Past

Through the Window: Views of Marc Chagall's Life and Art Cover Image

Marc Chagall frequently included windows in his paintings, and later in life he began creating them out of stained glass. Barb Rosenstock uses t...

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YA Pick

Origami and Haiku: Inspired by Japanese Artwork Cover Image

A mere square of paper can be turned into a flower or a crane with only a few folds, just as only a few lines of a poem can elicit the sensation of being outside...

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Book Subscription

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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 December book is Quiet by Tomie dePaola ( Simon & Schuster Books for Young Readers, $17.99).



Mamoo Kids Zipper Totes

Gifts for Kids

Mamoo creates awe-inspiring bags for active, adventurous kids. The zipper totes are handcrafted in Oakland, CA from 100% natural cotton canvas with adjustable cross-body strap and are machine washable. They are just the right size to hold standard-size kids’ folders.


Teen Book Group

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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. The next meeting is on November 25 at 3:30 and we will be reading Key, Kiddo by Jarrett J. Krosoczka. Have questions? Interested in joining? Email Emily at