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BKLYN BookMatch: Inquiring Minds (and Game of Thrones)

by BklynKatyaS | 9 items

Well-written, interesting, and informative books, offering personal and investigative insight into mental illness and other shades of mind, personal journeys, curious phenomena, and social and political movements. And, covering all of the above, some Game of Thrones read-alikes. This list was cre...

Created on: October 07, 2014

Bkly BookMatch Romantic Thrillers/Thrilling Romances

by BookMatchLibrarian | 3 items

This list contains Romantic Thrillers and Thrilling Romance by popular authors. The romance and violence can be quite intense, with the heroes and villains responding desperately to extraordinary circumstance and deep-seed hurts. They're page turners in the best sense and will keep readers awake a...

Created on: October 31, 2014

Bklyn BookMatch Magical Realism and Family Sagas

by BookMatchLibrarian | 5 items

This list was created by a librarian with the Brooklyn Public Library for a reader looking for fiction and short stories featuring magical realism and/or family sagas. They like Gabriel Garcia Marquez, Junot Diaz, Karen Russell, Kavalier and Clay, Holes, Isabel Allende; Nick Horby and David Sedaris....

Created on: September 15, 2014

Baby/Toddler Storytime Week 6: Print Awareness/ I See Words!

by mgarza_markham | 6 items

Print Awareness (I see words!) is the ability to see words and recognize that they have meaning. Knowing that the symbols have a meaning, being able to identify print in the world, and knowing the direction in which print is meant to be interpreted are all parts of print awareness and are essential...

Created on: May 10, 2011

Preschool Storytime @ Milliken Mills: Print Awareness/ I See Words!

by AntheaB | 6 items

Print Awareness (I see words!) is the ability to see words and recognize that they have meaning. Knowing that the symbols have a meaning, being able to identify print in the world, and knowing the direction in which print is meant to be interpreted are all parts of print awareness and are essential...

Created on: October 18, 2011

Baby/Toddler Storytime @ Milliken Mills: Print Awareness/ I See Words!

by AntheaB | 4 items

Print Awareness (I see words!) is the ability to see words and recognize that they have meaning. Knowing that the symbols have a meaning, being able to identify print in the world, and knowing the direction in which print is meant to be interpreted are all parts of print awareness and are essential...

Created on: May 11, 2011

Family Storytime @ TC May 4, 2013 - Bears & Dinosaurs

by happyphi | 15 items

There are all kinds of bears and dinosaurs in this world. Bears like teddy bears, grizzly bears, polar bears, and panda bears are very common. Dinosaurs like tyrannosaurus, t-Rex, triceratops, and brontosaurus are some of the cool ones. It is interesting to know that most female children from this s...

Created on: May 05, 2013

Family Storytime @ TC May 16, 2013 - Ducks & Birds

by happyphi | 8 items

We see a lot of ducks and birds flying around our community, especially Canadian Geese, robins, seagulls, and pigeons. This is a sign of Spring! Reading and writing are very important literacy skills for your children and they will become more successful in high school, if they are prepared for kind...

Created on: May 18, 2013

Family Storytime @ TC Apr. 18, 2013 - Smart & Magical Animals

by happyphi | 15 items

Do you know that animals can be both smart and magical? Explore some of these suggested books to educate your children that animals do have special skills and abilities just like us! You can always apply them in real life situations for anybody, anytime and anywhere. It is very important for you...

Created on: April 20, 2013

MPL: Pop-Up & Moveable Books

by MPL_CHILDREN_DEPT | 12 items

Pop-up and Moveable books are interactive and fun. These books have flaps, pull tabs, wheels to turn and lots of engaging elements for kids to touch and explore. These elements add surprise and action to the story that can amaze and captivate kids by providing a more hands on or interactive approac...

Created on: January 20, 2012