November is Picture Book Month

I might be a little biased, since November is my birth month and middle name, but here's another point for November being the greatest month of the year: it's also Picture Book Month!  As a children's librarian I'm lucky and get to read picture books just about every day, new favorites and old classics alike…
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Eid Mubarak!

This year Eid al-Adha, the second Islamic Eid holiday of the year, is observed September 1-3. To help you celebrate, or just learn a bit more about Eid, we've pulled together a list of titles for children and families here at ELPL. Find it here! Eid and Ramadan The Best Eid Ever Ramadan and Id-ul-Fitr…
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Miss Eva’s Top Three: August 2017

Welcome to Miss Eva's Top Three! Each month I'll be picking out items from three different areas of the children's section to feature that I've enjoyed -- some new titles, some older ones, but all of them things that have caught my eye! Check out this month's picks below. Picture Book: Goldfish Ghost by Lemony Snicket I'm a huge…
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Miss Eva’s Top Three: July 2017

Welcome to Miss Eva's Top Three! Each month I'll be picking out items from three different areas of the children's section to feature that I've enjoyed -- some new titles, some older ones, but all of them things that have caught my eye! Check out this month's picks below. Chapter book: Withering-by-Sea by Judith Rossell A cute and quirky…
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