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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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Summer Reading Suggestions: Hardships, Science Fiction, Nature & Animals

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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Adult Summer Reading Suggestions

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. Science Fiction Download … Continue reading

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Kids Summer Reading Suggestions

If you are participating in the 2017 Kids Summer Reading Program here are some reading suggestions to consider. The lists are split for children aged 10 to 13 and 14 to 21. Growing Up Ages 10-13 I have a Dream, … Continue reading

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Kids Summer Reading Suggestion

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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American Poets – Part 5

Edgar Allan Poe He was born as Edgar Poe on January 19th 1809, in Boston, Ma. Both of his parents were actors After his father abandoned the family and the death of his mother, he and his siblings were split … Continue reading

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American Poets – Part 3

Continuing to observe National Poetry Month, I wanted to mention a few famous poets  and their styles and what works we have in our collection! James Baldwin He was born August 2, 1924 in New York City When he was … 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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American Poets – Part 2

Continuing to observe National Poetry Month, I wanted to mention a few famous poets  and their styles and what works we have in our collection! Sylvia Plath She was born on October 27, 1932 in Boston, Massachusetts She published her … Continue reading

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National Poetry Month Ballads

Ballad A ballad is a narrative told in short stanzas. It can often be set to music because of its rhymes. It is of French origins. It is derived from the French word ballares which is derived from the Latin … Continue reading

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