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12 Great Children's Books Exploring Difficult Issues

Posted about 14 days ago by Heather W

Posted in Children & Parenting, eBooks & eAudiobooks and Readers' Advisory | Tagged with animals, behavior, books for young children, bullying, childhood, compassion, courage, death and dying, divorce, emotions, friendship, grandparents, Grief - Fiction, imagination, individuality, life changes, news, picture books, popularity, schools, self-acceptance, stories in rhyme and tough topics

These books help to make sense of, and deal with, challenging times in life.

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10 Picture Books to Help Tackle Tough Topics

Posted 7 months ago by Kelly P

Posted in Children & Parenting, eBooks & eAudiobooks and Fiction, Literature, Poetry & Graphic Novels | Tagged with animals, bullies, bullying, children of divorced parents, compassion, courage, death, death and dying, divorce, emotions, families, feelings, friendship, grief, Grief - Fiction, grieving, juvenile fiction, loss, news, parent and child, picture books, school, social issues and stories in rhyme

A selection of picture books covering tough topics.

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Fascinating Stories: Science and Nature

Posted about 1 year ago by Amy H

Posted in Catalog Tips, eBooks & eAudiobooks, Fitness, Nature, & Travel, History, Politics, & Biography, Movies, Music, & Audiobooks, New, Resources and Science, Medicine, & Technology | Tagged with animals, astronomy, cosmology, documentary, earth, environmentalism, genetics, humans-history, inventors, mathematics, medicine, microbiology, naturalists, nature conservation, nonfiction, physics, science-history, scientists, solar system, space, universe and wildlife conservation

There are so many amazing stories about the natural world around us. Prepare for fascination!

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Sharkalicious Selections

Posted over 2 years ago by Cindy V

Posted in Children & Parenting, eBooks & eAudiobooks, Education, Fiction, Literature, Poetry & Graphic Novels, Fitness, Nature, & Travel and Science, Medicine, & Technology | Tagged with animals, juvenile fiction, juvenile nonfiction, picture books, sea creatures and sharks

Shark week is almost here! Check out this post to explore a variety of sharkalicious suggestions for kids fascinated with these toothsome creatures.

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