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Bklyn BookMatch Five Mysteries and Thrillers (Print and E-Book)

by BklynCatherineS | 8 items

This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Library for a reader. Would you like your own personalized list of reading suggestions? Visit Bklyn BookMatch here: www.bklynpubliclibrary.org/readers-advisory

Created on: November 12, 2014

BKLYN Pre-K for All- Light Unit

by BklynRachelP | 40 items

These books for children recommended by Pre-K for All are used in many Pre-K classrooms for units on light and shadow. Looking for more recommended books? Try Brooklyn Public Library’s free service, Bklyn BookMatch. Complete an online form and a BPL librarian will create a customized reading list of...

Created on: August 01, 2016

BKLYN Children's Books about Kindness and Peace

by BklynRachelP | 31 items

This list is based upon a list that was published by the Association for Library Service to Children. The link to the original list is at the bottom of the list. Looking for more recommended books? Try Brooklyn Public Library’s free service, Bklyn BookMatch. Complete an online form and a BPL librar...

Created on: November 15, 2016

BKLYN: improve your communication skills

by libraryfamily62 | 5 items

Central Library's Society, Sciences and Technology Division (2nd floor) currently has a display of books to help you to communicate in many ways...from how to flirt to how to negotiate in business. Five are listed below. You can put holds only any of these books and have them sent to your favorite b...

Created on: October 30, 2018

Banned Books 2013-2018

by Patron304978 | 36 items

Every year, the Office for Intellectual Freedom (OIF) of the American Library Association compiles a list of the Top Ten Most Challenged Books in order to inform the public about censorship in libraries and schools. The lists are based on information from media stories and voluntary challenge report...

Created on: February 24, 2020

50 5-Star Reads

by ConnieUrquhart | 50 items

50 Books that got five stars from Connie Urquhart, Library Director. 25 Adult Novels; 12 Memoirs and Essays; 8 Young Adult Novels; 5 Children's (assorted fiction, nonfiction, and picture books).

Created on: November 10, 2021

Baby/Toddler Storytime: Saying Hello and Meeting New Friends

by mgarza_markham | 4 items

This week we talked about the importance of talking to our children. Talking helps develop vocabulary and concepts about grammar. Through telling stories to our children about our day, our family, or the world we strengthen their understanding and their ability to tell stories. Knowing words and how...

Created on: February 08, 2012

Baby/Toddler Storytime Week 7: Letter Knowledge / I Know Letters!

by mgarza_markham | 6 items

Knowing the letters of the alphabet is a natural precursor to reading. Understanding that they are different and have different sounds associated with them is also an important part of letter knowledge. Being able to differentiate shapes is another part of letter knowledge, too! This week we'll read...

Created on: May 17, 2011

Baby/Toddler Storytime @ Milliken Mills - Letter Knowledge / I Know Letters!

by AntheaB | 5 items

Knowing the letters of the alphabet is a natural precursor to reading. Understanding that they are different and have different sounds associated with them is also an important part of letter knowledge. Being able to differentiate shapes is another part of letter knowledge, too! This week we'll read...

Created on: May 18, 2011

Baby and Toddler Story Time at Milliken Mills - Feb 22nd

by AntheaB | 5 items

This week we talked about the importance of talking to our children. Talking helps develop vocabulary and concepts about grammar. Through telling stories to our children about our day, our family, or the world we strengthen their understanding and their ability to tell stories. Knowing words and how...

Created on: February 22, 2012