Nominally for young readers

Sarah Tuttle, Spot, Spike, Spiral

Join Sarah Tuttle for a reading from Spot, Spike, Spiral, and interact with a variety of reptiles, including a chameleon! Animal education will be provided by the New England Herpetological Society (learn more at 

Spot, Spike, Spiral is a striking board book that introduces patterns and shapes displayed in living things by featuring nine spotted, spiked, or spiraled creatures.

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ISBN: 9781568463339
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Published: Creative Editions - March 12th, 2019

Sara Levine, Flower Talk

This new book from Sara Levine features a cantankerous talking cactus as a narrator, revealing to readers the significance of different colors of flowers in terms of which pollinators (bees, bats, birds, etc.) different colors “talk” to. A fun nonfiction presentation of science info that may be new to many kids--and adults!

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By Sara C. Levine, Masha D'Yans (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9781541519282
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Published: Millbrook Press (Tm) - March 5th, 2019

Kip Wilson, White Rose

Disillusioned by the propaganda of Nazi Germany, Sophie Scholl, her brother, and his fellow soldiers formed the White Rose, a group that wrote and distributed anonymous letters criticizing the Nazi regime and calling for action from their fellow German citizens. The following year, Sophie and her brother were arrested for treason and interrogated for information about their collaborators.

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ISBN: 9781328594433
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Published: Versify - April 2nd, 2019

Katy Loutzenhiser, If You're Out There

Debut novelist Katy Loutzenhiser appears in-conversation with local author Katie Cotugno. 

“Funny, engrossing, and one-of-a-kind. If You’re Out There completely swept me away.” --Becky Albertalli, New York Times bestselling author of Leah on the Offbeat

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ISBN: 9780062865670
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Published: Balzer + Bray - March 5th, 2019

February Vacation Programming: Alison Goldberg, I Love You for Miles and Miles

Join us for a special vacation-week storytime!

Love can be stronger than the strongest excavator, longer than the longest train, and taller than the tallest crane. And no matter where you go, love travels with you always. With exciting imagery and engaging, lyrical text, Alison Goldberg and Mike Yamada's I Love You for Miles and Miles is an I-love-you book perfect for children who love things that go!

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By Alison Goldberg, Mike Yamada (Illustrator)
ISBN: 9780374312114
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Published: Farrar, Straus and Giroux (BYR) - December 31st, 2018


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