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This collection of poems addresses themes such as love, loss, the passage of time, the nature of nature, and, zombies.
Mother Goose invites children on a city block to come out and play and when they do, they meet some of her most famous nursery rhyme characters
The award-winning team behind ‘A Great Big Cuddle’ – two former UK Children’s Laureates – reunite to present a collection of nursery rhymes both familiar and rediscovered. Ages 3 to 7.
“In her second poetry collection, Barbara Kingsolver offers reflections on the practical, the spiritual, and the wild.” —
I Am the Rage is a poetry collection that explores racial injustice from the raw, unfiltered viewpoint of a Black woman in America. Dr. Martina McGowan is a retired MD, a mother, and a poet. Her poetry provides insights that no think piece on racism can; putting readers in the uncomfortable position of feeling, reflecting, and facing what…
“On January 20, 2021, Amanda Gorman became the sixth and youngest poet, at age twenty-two, to deliver a poetry reading at a presidential inauguration. Her inaugural poem, “The Hill We Climb,” is now available to cherish in this special edition.”
Join us for a great summer of Tails and Tales! Our summer reading program is going to be a blast... we'll be reading others' tales, creating our own tales, and so much more. Here are the details! Summer Reading Dates: June 7 - August 7 Age Ranges and Reading Requirements are...Learn More
Check out our latest issue of the In the Know! It's got Summer Reading details, loads of online programming, fun articles to read, and info about our first in-person event, Willie Wells and the Blue Ridge Mountain Grass! Give the magazine a look by clicking the cover below or pick up a copy in...Learn More
The US Senate just unanimously passed a bill making Juneteenth a federal holiday. When is Juneteenth, and what does it commemorate?Learn more!