Tag Archives: Digital Books

Summer Reading Suggestions: Hobbies & Crafts

If you are participating in the Adults Summer Reading Program or the Kids Summer Reading Program and you don’t know what to read next, here are some reading suggestions. The list is divided into downloadable books, large print books, and braille … Continue reading

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Kids Summer Reading Suggestions: Hardships, Folktales and Fairy-tales

If you are participating in the 2017 Kids Summer Reading Program here are some reading suggestions to consider. We will have reading suggestions during the summer to help narrow down your selections. This list is for children ages 14 and … Continue reading

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Adult Summer Reading Suggestions: Historical Fiction

If you are participating in the 2017 Adults Summer Reading Program and you don’t know what to read next, here are some reading suggestions. The list is broken in to Downloadable books, Large Print books, and Braille books. Historical Fiction Download … Continue reading

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Summer Reading Suggestions: Satire, History and Marc Brown

If you have children participating in the 2017 Kids Summer Reading Program and need reading suggestions, look no further. We will have reading suggestions during the summer to help narrow down selections for your children. This list is made for … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month: Ode

Ode The ode is of Greek origins. It is an analysis of whatever the ode is to: a source of inspiration, an event, an object, a person or an idea. Originally, it was accompanied with music which gradually lead to … Continue reading

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American Poets – Part 4

Walt Whitman He was born in West Hills, New York on May 31, 1819 He finished his formal schooling at the age of 11 and began working as a printer’s devil for the Long Island newspaper the Patriot to help … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month: Blank Verse

Blank Verse The blank verse is a poem that doesn’t use a rhyming pattern. The reading pattern can be compared to a heartbeat by putting stress on the even numbered syllable of the line. About three out of four English … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month

April marks National Poetry Month! Throughout this month we will share information about renown poets, some of the varying poetry styles practiced today and a little bit about their history. The purpose of the month is to increase the awareness and … Continue reading

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14 Best Sellers that Turn 10 this Year

  As time moves on, all things get older; it’s a simple fact. It’s still hard to believe that these books that were published a decade ago. Has any title on this list made a lasting impact on your life? … Continue reading

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