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New Books just arrived at the library December 9th!

New selections include:

Queen Victoria's Bathing Machine
by Gloria Whelan (Author), Nancy Carpenter (Illustrator)

R Is for Robot: A Noisy Alphabet
by Adam F. Watkins  (Author, Illustrator)

Hello from 2030: The Science of the Future and You
by Jan Paul Schutt  (Author)

We have the Illinois Book award selections which are
published by the Illinois School Library Media Association.

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The Monarch Award: Illinois' K-3 Readers' Choice Award

The Monarch Award is designed to encourage children to read critically and become familiar with children's books, authors and illustrators. The these books intended for Kindergardners through 3rd graders.

MONARCH 2015 MASTER LIST

 

The Bluestem Award: Illinois' Grades 3-5 Readers' Choice Award

The award is designed for students in grades 3-5 who are ready for longer titles than found on the Monarch list, but not quite ready for the sophistication of some of the Rebecca Caudill titles. The award may include both timeless classics and current titles, as well as books that have appeared on Monarch and Rebecca Caudill lists.

BLUESTEM 2015 MASTER LIST

 

The Rebecca Caudill Award: Illinois' Grades 5-8 Readers' Choice Award

The Rebecca Caudill Young Readers' Book Award is an annual award given to the author of the book voted most outstanding by students in grades four through eight in participating Illinois schools.  A list of 20 books are published in the Spring and the final award winner is chosen from this list.

REBECCA CAUDILL 2015 MASTER LIST

 

The Abraham Lincoln Award: Illinois' Grades 9-12 Readers' Choice Award

This program is designed to encourage high school students to read for pleasure and to become lifelong readers. The Abraham Lincoln Readers' Choice Award winner is awarded to the book from that year's master list that earns the highest number of student votes. 

ABRAHAM LINCOLN 2015 MASTER LIST

 

Check out this list from Amazon of the Best Kids Books of 2014

 

 

 

Library Hours

Monday - Thursday
9:30 a.m. – 8 p.m.


Friday
9:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.


Saturday
9:30 a.m. – 3 p.m.


Closed on Sunday

Upcoming Events

Christmas Pajama Storytime
Dec 22 2014 6:00 pm
Preschool Storytime
Dec 23 2014 9:30 am
Closed
Dec 24 2014 12:00 am
Closed
Dec 25 2014 12:00 am
Preschool Storytime
Dec 30 2014 9:30 am

New Arrivals

  • Book 1
  • Book 2
  • Book 3
  • Book 4
  • Book 5
  • Book 6