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Death in the National Parks

Posted about 13 days ago by Katie M

Posted in eBooks and Audiobooks, History and Politics, Nonfiction and Outdoors, Sports and Travel | Tagged with accidents, anecdotes, cautionary tales, National Parks and travel

National Parks offer some of the most gorgeous and serene landscapes in all of America, but don’t be fooled, these areas are essentially death traps for the ill prepared. Read on to explore my fascination with demise in the National Parks.

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An LGBTQ Reading List for Children & Young Adults

Posted about 1 year ago by Katie M

Posted in Children and Parenting, Education, Fiction, Graphic Novels and Poetry, History and Politics, New: Books and Movies, Teen and Pre-Teens and Wellness: Fitness, Health and Spirituality | Tagged with diversity , gay pride, gay rights, lesbian, LGBT, pride, pride month and transgender

June is GLTB Book Month, and Toledo Library is offering a list of books for young readers that explore the LGBTQ experience!

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Back to School Book Lists

Posted over 2 years ago by Katie M

Posted in Children and Parenting, eBooks and Audiobooks and Education | Tagged with adolescence, bullying in schools, child development, early childhood education, Kindergarten, making friends, middle school, parent participation, Preschool, psychology, school buses and teenagers

Is your child experiencing the back to school jitters? Check out our list of books to help kids deal with everything from riding the bus for the first time to making new friends at school!

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