“1000 Books Before Kindergarten” is a nation-wide challenge to parents, designed to help children learn to love books and gain skills for kindergarten readiness.
We have begun using the New York Times Bestseller Lists for both Middle School and Picture Books for the younger children. The Middle School books are housed on the west wall directly west of the circulation desk. The New York Times list for Middle School is posted on the shelf to the right of the books. Middle School New York Times Bestseller List updated 01/04/2018 1 Wonder, by R. J. Palacio 2 Auggie & Me, by R. J. Palacio 4 Minecraft: The Island, by Max Brooks 7 Women in Science, by Rachel Ignotofsky 8 Wishtree, by Katherine Applegate 9. The Girl who Drank the Moon, by Kelly Barnhill 10 The Dark Prophecy, by Rick Riordan
Picture Books on the New York Times Bestseller List updated on 01/04/2018 The picture books are placed on the round table in the children's area. We have the following new picture books. We're All Wonders, by R. J. Palacio The Wonderful Things You Will be, by Emily Winfield Martin She Persisted, by Chelsea Clinton Rosie Revere, Engineer, by Andrea Beaty Dragons Love Tacos, by Adam Rubin #1