Book Buzz

Our Book Buzz Blog features the latest picks for kids selected by library staff and volunteers.
Tue, 03/15/2011 - 09:47

Because you enjoyed The Talented Clementine, I want to be sure you know
that the library has other "Clementine" books by Sara Pennypacker:
Clementine, the first book in that series, and Clementine's Letter, the newest book about Clementine.

Here are some other books you may enjoy:

Beezus and Ramona by Beverly Cleary.

Fri, 09/04/2009 - 11:34

Thank you for your Book Match request for The Miraculous Journey of
Edward Tulane by Kate Dicamillo. That book sounds really awesome. Here
are some other books that I think you may like as well:


Christopher Mouse : The Tale of a Small Traveler by William Wise.

After being sold to an unscrupulous pet store owner, a young mouse lives
with several owners and has many adventures, before ending up with an
appreciative family.


Whittington by Alan Armstrong.

Tue, 03/15/2011 - 09:52

Here are some titles you might enjoy. I am going to send this list to
both e-mail addresses that you provided.

The first one is the sequel to Maximum Ride.

School's Out - forever by James Patterson.

Maximum Ride Book 2

After a short stay with an FBI agent who gives them a chance to attend
school and live a normal life, the six genetically-altered, winged
youths head toward Florida and Max's ultimate destiny--to save the
world, whether she wants to or not.

Wed, 12/15/2010 - 09:59

Here are some titles similar to Coco Counts that I think you might like:

Chicka Chicka Boom Boom by Bill Martin, Jr.

An alphabet rhyme/chant that relates what happens when the whole
alphabet tries to climb a coconut tree.

Dear Zoo by Rod Campbell.

Each animal arriving from the zoo as a possible pet fails to suit its
prospective owner, until just the right one is found. Movable flaps
reveal the contents of each package.

Where's Spot by Eric Hill.

Tue, 12/14/2010 - 14:04

If you like easy-reader books about animals, here are some picture books about animals that I think you might like:

Llama Llama Red Pajama by Anna Dewdney.
At bedtime, a little llama worries after his mother puts him to bed and
goes downstairs.

Duck in the Truck by Jez Alborough.
When Duck gets his truck stuck in the muck, he needs some help to get it
out.

Tue, 03/15/2011 - 09:46

Thanks for visiting our website and for your Book Match request. I
really enjoyed Walk Two Moons! Sharon Creech has written many books,
my personal favorite is called Heartbeat. Here are a few more titles
you might enjoy:

Saffy's Angel by Hilary McKay.

Saffy always thought she knew exactly where she fit in her family until
she discovered she was adopted. Suddenly, she feels very alone, until a
mysterious inheritance reminds her just how much family she really has.

Elsewhere by Gabrielle Zevin.

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