HARDCOVER FICTION 1. The Goldfinch, by Donna Tartt 2. The Book of Life, by Deborah Harkness 3. The Magician's Land, by Lev Grossman 4. All the Light We Cannot See, by Anthony Doerr 5. Big Little Lies, by Liane Moriarty 6.
From the Mendenhall Valley Library Finn Kesey, age 9, won a gift certificate to Bullwinkle's Pizza Parlor. He read "Total Soccer" by Dean Hughes. He wrtoe, "One fascinating part of this book is when he makes a head shot for a goal.
Martin Scorsese making a film from a children's book is as improbable as, well, Martin Scorsese making a film from a children's book.
Brand new chapter books for elementary and middle school readers are on the New Book Shelves now at all libraries. Here's a sampling of our newest titles. Storm Before Atlanta, by Karen Schwabach.
...literature, etc... do you like best? "I like Cheap Trick's 'Dream Police.' My favorite book is probably 'Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Vol.1' by Jeff Kinney." What are your favorite art projects? I'm doing scrap-booking right now with...
Schedule begins Friday
THURSDAY Storytime and crafts, 11 a.m., Douglas library. Details: 586-0434. Juneau People for Peace and Justice weekly meeting, 5:15-6:15 p.m., Northern Light United Church. Everyone welcome. Details: Judith, 789-9229.
New on the shelves this week are audiobooks on CD for kids. Look for all four books in the "Diary of a Wimpy Kid" series plus Stephen Fry as Winnie-the-Pooh on "The Collected Stories of Winnie-the-Pooh" (whose lineup also includes Judi Dench as Kanga), and many more wonderful stories for listening.
Daniel E. Knudsen has been awarded the degree of Doctor of Audiology (AuD) by Salus University George S. Osborne College of Audiology.
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