6.17.14 Between June 16-August 3, travel down familiar roads and ones never seen. Pick up your reading road map at any three locations and simply choose seven out of ten different routes to take. After you've been down seven roads, fill out a reading roadmap to enter a drawing for either a Kindle Paperwhite or Amazon gift card. Three prizes will be awarded. Please, only three entries per person.
6.16.14 It’s FINALLY summer so here are some of our favorite teen books set during this glorious season!
The Absolute Value of Mike by Kathryn Erskine
Fourteen-year-old Mike, whose father is a brilliant mathematician but who has no math aptitude himself, spends the summer in rural Pennsylvania with his elderly and eccentric relatives Moo and Poppy, helping the townspeople raise money to adopt a Romanian orphan.
6.12.14 If you're stumped about what to download on your Kindle or tuck in your beach bag, we can help! Check out NoveList, a dreamy fiction reader's friend that can find you something new to try with Author Read-Alikes and Award/Notable Book lists, or by a really slick advanced search.
All kids and teens ages 0-18 can join a summer reading club!
Ages 0-3 get some fun pre-reading skills to do with their grownups at home. Visit with your families every two weeks to receive a brain-boosting rhyme card! At the end of July, earn a free book to keep!
Storytime registration starts on June 9th! This session, toddlers will not have to register for storytime.
While you’re waiting for storytime to start back up, have you checked out Tumblebooks? It’s a free service the La Crosse Public Library offers to La Crosse residents. Read some fun picture books, chapter books, or even non fiction books and enjoy puzzles, games, and videos!
We’ll see you soon!