Events taking place at Clearview and High Plains library districts, Loveland Public Library for the week of April 30-May 6, 2022

The High Plains and Clearview library districts as well as the Loveland Public Library offer a variety of programs and activities for people of all ages. Check out this list of library events for the week of April 30-May 6, 2022 Clearview Library Teen Book Boxes will be available for pickup from 9 am to … Read more

Festivities Ramp Up for Inaugural Floyd Cooper Day

Plans for the inaugural Floyd Cooper Day are shifting into high gear, as the Children’s Book Council finalizes programming details. Scheduled for Friday, May 6—the final day of 2022 Children’s Book Week—the event honoring the late author-illustrator known for his storytelling focused on African American experiences has expanded since its inception. What began as a … Read more

Just for Kids at BookFest May 1

Children write poetry together in the 2019 Literary BookFest Children’s Corner. Photo: Bruce Guthrie This year’s Children’s Corner at the Literary Hill BookFest promises to be the best yet! Capitol Hill schoolteacher Nicole Siegel is coordinating a day of activities guaranteed to delight youngsters of all ages—and their parents. Guided by volunteers, kids can contribute … Read more

Official Launch Of Children’s Book “Amelia’s Adventures

MIMI, April 19, 2022 /PRNewswire/ — At 39 years old, Carolina Isaias is a writer and author of an amazing and fun children’s book called “Amelia’s Adventures, Come Find the Clues With Me!”. Carolina studied digital film and broadcasting, but she dreamed of writing, working with children in some shape or form and more importantly, … Read more

Book banning efforts are inspiring readers to form banned book clubs |

When Joslyn Diffenbaugh learned about efforts in Texas to remove certain books from school libraries and classrooms, she was surprised by the titles that were being challenged. An avid reader, the 8th grader from Kutztown, Pennsylvania, said she had read several of the books in question. Among the titles that had come under attack in … Read more

2022 Los Angeles Times Festival of Books presents Tripping With Your Guide Vinnie: Adventures on Big Island

Author Portrays Exciting Children’s Adventure Based in Hawaii This journey is for the bright adventuring spirit, waiting to travel and experience life themselves.” — Excerpt from back cover of Tripping with Your Guide Vinnie LOS ANGELES, CALIFORNIA, UNITED STATES, April 15, 2022 /EINPresswire.com/ — Author Ann Stockton has published her book titled Tripping With Your … Read more

Book banning efforts are inspiring readers to form banned book clubs

CNN — When Joslyn Diffenbaugh learned about efforts in Texas to remove certain books from school libraries and classrooms, she was surprised by the titles that were being challenged. An avid reader, the 8th grader from Kutztown, Pennsylvania, said she had read several of the books in question. Among the titles that had come under … Read more

‘James and the Giant Peach’ a Big Adventure for a Young Cast

Roald Dahl’s 1961 children’s book James and the Giant Peach makes its way to an intimate staging this month with Milwaukee Youth Theatre. The surrealistic adventure finds its way to The Church in The City with a huge cast including 25 students from all over Milwaukee ranging in age from 8 to 15. A small … Read more

the New York Times bestsellers list – Daily Press

Rankings reflect sales for the week ending Saturday, April 2, which were reported on a confidential basis by vendors offering a wide range of general interest titles. Picture Book rankings include hardcover sales only. Series rankings include all print and e-book sales. Every week, thousands of diverse selling locations report their actual sales on hundreds … Read more

Castle Rock book store owner to replace defunded federal book donations for elementary school | Education

CASTLE ROCK — Jennifer Engkraf still remembers her excitement when a national nonprofit donated books to the Castle Rock Elementary School she attended in the 1990s. Today, Engkraf is the owner of a Castle Rock bookstore and spearheading local efforts to resurrect the book donations that sparked her love for reading roughly three decades ago. … Read more