Tag Archive | urban

Happy Birthday, Walter Dean Myers!

Since celebrated writer Walter Dean Myers celebrated his birthday this month (August 12, actually) I’ve been asking several staff members which Myers books they’ve read.  Of course this lead to a discussion of favorites, and in honor of Mr. Myers‘ birthday we thought we’d share them with you.  Here are our staff’s most loved books […]

Emily’s Favorite Picture Books of 2008

Boris and the Snoozebox by Leigh Hodgkinson With colorful, collage-style illustrations and a charming Siamese cat, Boris and the Snoozebox immediately drew my attention.  This book follows Boris, a homeless kitty, as he crawls into a box to take a nap – only to be mailed around the world.  When he finally finds a home […]


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