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Math Nonfiction: Beyond 1,2,3

Published on Friday, July 18, 2014

Welcome to the Northeast Neighborhood Library blog series, Your Friday Five!  Each week, the children's and teen staff will round up five of their favorite resources and reads around a certain topic. In honor of Summer Reading Fizz, Boom, Read, let's take a look at where to find great math nonfiction. Math concepts for kids can be found in lots of different sections in the library. The list below offers five Dewey call numbers (need a Dewey refresher?) to browse in the kids' nonfiction section with an example from each.

It Can Be Done

Published on Friday, July 11, 2014

For this edition of Your Friday Five I have selected books that show the vastness of human imagination and the willpower which often makes dreams realities.  If you are a history buff like myself or just want to learn about the basics of building, I believe I have a book for you.
 
 
LeverLevers to the Rescue by Sharon Thales

My Favorite Summer Vacation Books Ever!

Published on Friday, July 4, 2014
Welcome to new Northeast Library blog series, Your Friday Five! Each week, the children's and teen staff will round up five of their favorite resources and reads around a certain topic. This Friday, we are highlighting books on summer vacation.  It’s time to say Adios to “old man winter” and “hello” to summer fun and summer sun. Those lazy, hazy, crazy days of summer are here!! Now that summer is here what will you? Whether it's taking trips, visiting family, or hanging out at home, wherever you go and whatever you do, be sure to take along a book or two to share together or enjoy alone. Well, this list of possibilities is as hot as the dog days of summer! So take a vacation or staycation this summer with this selection of recommended picture books for children ages 0-9. Each one is a must for your summer reading list.

Cook Up A Storm This Summer

Published on Friday, June 27, 2014

Welcome to the Northeast Library blog series, Your Friday Five! Each week, the children's and teen staff will round up five of their favorite resources and reads around a certain topic. This Friday, we are celebrating creative and cultural cuisine with cookbooks! 
As summer approaches and school lets out, it's time to think about beaches and barbecue. Take a look at these cookbooks to find your inspiration for delicious eats this summer and all year round!


New Books for Kids

Published on Friday, June 20, 2014

Welcome to the Northeast Neighborhood Library blog series, Your Friday Five!  Each week, the children's and teen staff will round up five of their favorite resources and reads around a certain topic. This week we are featuring some of the great NEW books related to Summer Reading that we have to share at the library.  


A Six-Week Writing Residency For Children and Teens

Published on Wednesday, June 18, 2014

Messy Desk  (Photo by Graham Holliday/Flickr)The Northeast Library is proud to announce its inaugural Writer-In-Residence program for children and teens, to take place from August 26 to September 30.

Come see Garrett Peck, author of "Capital Beer: A Heady History of Brewing in Washington, D.C."

Published on Tuesday, June 17, 2014
We are excited about our continuing partnership with the Literary Hill BookFest that is bringing a series of Capitol Hill author talks to DC Public Library locations on the Hill.

Our next Reading Series event is Thursday, July 17 at 7 p.m. at Southeast Library with Garrett Peck.

Literary Hill BookFest Reading Series Garrett Peck

July's Book Is "Gone Girl" by Gillian Flynn

Published on Monday, June 16, 2014

Lost and Found Edition

Published on Friday, June 13, 2014

Welcome to the new Northeast Neighborhood Library blog series, Your Friday Five!  Each week, the children's and teen staff will round up five of their favorite resources and reads around a certain topic. The inspiration for a good book can come from anywhere... Can't find your squish toy? Your water bottle? Your sunglasses? Well we might have them in our lost and found. This week, your Friday Five are five reads inspired by real items in our Lost & Found. If any of them are yours, please come pick them up! 


Published on Tuesday, June 3, 2014

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