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10 Genuinely Funny Funny Fiction Books You're Sure to Love

Posted 6 months ago by April S

Posted in eBooks and Audiobooks, Fiction, Graphic Novels and Poetry, Mysteries and Thrillers, Romance and Science Fiction and Fantasy | Tagged with book recommendations, conversational, energetic, engaging, families, fast-paced, funny fiction, hilarious, humorous stories, offbeat, quirky, sardonic, Satire, Short Stories, suspense, upbeat and witty

An eclectic mix of humorous books that are endlessly entertaining and quirky that will make you laugh out loud.

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The Very Hungry Caterpillar, the Carle and the Wondrous World of Picture Books

Posted 8 months ago by Cindy V

Posted in 101 Picture Book Challenge, Children and Parenting, eBooks and Audiobooks and Education | Tagged with book recommendations, early literacy and picture books

This blog post discusses the classic picture book "The Very Hungry Caterpillar" by Eric Carle, his artwork and the Carle museum.

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Holiday Gift Ideas for Kids and Teens

Posted about 1 year ago by Cindy V

Posted in Children and Parenting, New: Books and Movies and Teen and Pre-Teens | Tagged with book recommendations, gift ideas, gifts, holiday gifts, holidays, kids books, teen books and teens

If you're looking to give the gift of reading this holiday season, take a look at this year's recommendations for kids and teens - compiled by our expert Librarians at the Toledo Lucas County Public Library!

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Best Nonfiction Books of 2015

Posted over 3 years ago by April S

Posted in Arts, Crafts and Hobbies, Business and Investing, Fiction, Graphic Novels and Poetry, History and Politics, Nonfiction, Outdoors, Sports and Travel and Wellness: Fitness, Health and Spirituality | Tagged with Best Books of the Year, biographies, book recommendations, booklists, books to read, Business, history, leadership and memoirs

The best nonfiction books of 2015 - biography, business, history, poetry and general nonfiction.

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Best Fiction Books of 2015

Posted over 3 years ago by April S

Posted in eBooks and Audiobooks, Fiction, Graphic Novels and Poetry, History and Politics, Mysteries and Thrillers, Romance and Science Fiction and Fantasy | Tagged with best books 2015, Best Books of the Year, book recommendations, booklists, Domestic Fiction, Historical Fiction, Love Stories, notable books, Psychological Fiction, Short Stories, steampunk fiction and Suspense Fiction

Best fiction books of 2015 including historical fiction, mysteries, suspense, thrillers, science fiction, fantasy, romance, love stories and short stories. Amazing selections by notable authors like Kristen Hannah, Paula Hawkins, Ruth Rendell, Sonali Dev, Naomi Novak, J.K. Jemisin and Angela Flournoy.

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