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BKLYN Picture Books About the Library!

Amelia Bedelia's First Library Card
Amelia Bedelia's First Library Card By Parish, Herman (Book - 2013 ) J-E PARISH Available in some locations

Annotation:Amelia Bedelia helps out at the library with her classmates and wonders what kind of book she should borrow when she receives her first library card.

Bats at the Library
Bats at the Library By Lies, Brian (Book - 2008 ) J-E LIES Available in some locations

Annotation:Bored with another normal, inky evening, bats discover an open library window and fly in to enjoy the photocopier, water fountain, and especially the books and stories found there.

The Best Book to Read
The Best Book to Read By Bertram, Debbie (Book - 2008 ) J-E BERTRAM Available in some locations

Annotation:A young boy goes to the library with his class and hears about the many kinds of books that can be found there.

Beverly Billingsly Borrows A Book
Beverly Billingsly Borrows A Book By Stadler, Alexander (Book - 2006 ) J-E Available in some locations

Annotation:Beverly's book is overdue! Will it be fines or jail time,or dinosaurs? Oh my!

The Boy Who Was Raised by Librarians
The Boy Who Was Raised by Librarians By Morris, Carla D. (Book - 2007 ) J-E MORRIS Available in some locations

Annotation:Melvin discovers that the public library is the place where he can find just about anything--including three librarians who help in his quest for knowledge.

Can I Bring Woolly to the Library, Ms. Reeder?
Can I Bring Woolly to the Library, Ms. Reeder? By Grambling, Lois G. (Book - 2012 ) J-E GRAMBLING Available in some locations

Annotation:Will a child's woolly mammoth create havoc if he is allowed in the library?

Carlo and the Really Nice Librarian
Carlo and the Really Nice Librarian By Spanyol, Jessica (Book - 2004 ) J-E Available in some locations

Annotation:When Carlo the giraffe and Crackers the cat visit the new library, they meet Mrs. Chinca, a very friendly and helpful librarian.

Goin' Someplace Special
Goin' Someplace Special By McKissack, Pat, 1944- (Book - 2001 ) J-E MCKISSACK Available in some locations

Annotation:In segregated 1950s Nashville, a young African American girl braves a series of indignities and obstacles to get to one of the few integrated places in town: the public library.

It's Library Day
It's Library Day By Stoeke, Janet Morgan (Book - 2008 ) J-E STOEKE Available in some locations

Annotation:A good, group read aloud for preschoolers and up. The children walk down the hall in a nice straight line with big grins on their faces on library day.

Library Lion
Library Lion By Knudsen, Michelle (Book - 2006 ) J-E KNUDSEN Available in some locations

Annotation:A lion starts visiting the local library but runs into trouble as he tries to both obey the rules and help his librarian friend.

Lola at the Library
Lola at the Library By McQuinn, Anna (Book - 2006 ) J-E MCQUINN Available in some locations

Annotation:A great group read aloud for preschoolers! Every Tuesday Lola and her mother visit their local library to return and check out books, attend story readings, and share a special treat.

Maisy Goes to the Library
Maisy Goes to the Library By Cousins, Lucy (Book - 2005 ) J-E COUSINS Available in some locations

Annotation:Maisy goes to the library in search of a book about fish and a quiet place in which to read it.

Mind your Manners, B.B. Wolf
Mind your Manners, B.B. Wolf By Sierra, Judy (Book - 2007 ) J-E SIERRA Available in some locations

Annotation:When B.B. Wolf, who now lives in the Villain Villa Retirement Residence, is invited to the library for a storybook tea, he is careful to follow the advice of his crocodile friend and impresses everyone with how polite he can be.

Miss Brooks Loves Books (and I Don't)
Miss Brooks Loves Books (and I Don't) By Bottner, Barbara (Book - 2010 ) J-E BOTTNER Available in some locations

Annotation:A first-grade girl who does not like to read stubbornly resists her school librarian's efforts to convince her to love books until she finds one that might change her mind.

Read It, Don't Eat It!
Read It, Don't Eat It! By Schoenherr, Ian (Book - 2009 ) J-E SCHOENHERR Available in some locations

Annotation:A great group read aloud for preschoolers and up! Rhyming advice on how to take care of a library book.

The Storyteller's Candle
The Storyteller's Candle La Velita De Los Cuentos By González, Lucía M. (Book - 2008 ) SPA J FIC GONZALEZ Available in some locations

Annotation:During the early days of the Great Depression, New York City's first Puerto Rican librarian, Pura Belpré, introduces the public library to immigrants living in El Barrio and hosts the neighborhood's first Three Kings' Day fiesta.

When the Library Lights Go Out
When the Library Lights Go Out By McDonald, Megan (Book - 2009 ) J-E MCDONALD Available in some locations

Annotation:When the lights go out in the library, the storytime puppets set out on an adventure to find their missing friend, Hermit Crab.

Wild About Books
Wild About Books By Sierra, Judy (Book - 2004 ) J-E SIERRA Available in some locations

Annotation:A good, group read aloud for kindergarten and up. A librarian named Mavis McGrew introduces the animals in the zoo to the joy of reading when she drives her bookmobile to the zoo by mistake.

Description

These picture books feature the library as a setting. Titles that are good, group read alouds are noted in the annotations. As we say in Brooklyn, "Enjoy!"


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