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Books for Giving 2009 – Children’s Nonfiction

Children’s nonfiction is not what it used to be – thank goodness!  Today’s nonfiction is exciting, fun, and full of vibrant illustrations, as well as informative. Here are some appealing choices for all levels of readers and explorers:   Animal Science: … Continue reading

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Books for Giving 2009 – Children’s Irresistible Books

Believe it or not, not all people like to read.  There are actually a few children out there who may not place books at the top of their gift wish list. Shocking, isn’t it? Well, that’s okay… but I am … Continue reading

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Books for Giving 2009 — Teen Books

Don’t know what to get the teenager(s) on your list this holiday season? Try a book! Jennifer, Hayden and Abby, three Teen Services Librarians at The Seattle Public Library, have compiled a list of recent favorites that are sure to appeal … Continue reading

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Books for Giving 2009 – Children’s Picture Books

Picture books are the eye candy of the book world.  When you find a book where the story and illustrations are perfectly matched and equal in excellence, you know you have a keeper.  With so many tantalizing choices, it is … Continue reading

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Books for Giving 2009 – Children’s Classics

When giving books, it is hard to go wrong with a classic.  This year, there are many classic tales featuring new and endearing interpretations and illustrations that would make excellent gifts for the children on your list.  Here are some … Continue reading

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Books for Giving: Choice fiction and nonfiction for adults

What book to give your sister who reads all the time? Or how about your father, who knows he can always count on you to deliver a book each holiday? Or maybe something for your cousin, whose reading tastes you … Continue reading

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Books for Giving 2009 – Children’s Multicultural Books

There are many wonderful books that explore the rich diversity of cultures around the world. Share a book with a child and introduce perspectives from other cultures or celebrate traditional tales and cultural experiences from your own background.  Here are … Continue reading

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