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Maplewood Ideas Festival: Laurie Keller

Laurie Keller

Main Library – April 10 at 7:00 p.m.  Read & Draw with Laurie Keller.  Kids and families are invited to hear this fabulously creative author/illustrator read aloud from her stories, and draw with her in an interactive drawing workshop.

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Maplewood Ideas Festival Logo

Fact Monster is a great resource for homework help, trivia, games, dictionaries, encyclopedias  and more. From Information Please.

Grolier Online includes six encyclopedia databases:  Grolier Multimedia Encyclopedia, The New Book of Knowledge, America the Beautiful, Lands and Peoples, Amazing Animals, and The New Book of Popular Science.

Kid’s Book Review

mango-shaped-space

Click here to read a review of A Mango-shaped Space.

Kid’s Book Review

Chrysanthemum

Click here to read kids’ reviews of Chrysanthemum and Count the Monkeys!