Bibliography: Peppa Pig and the Library Visit. Candlewick Press. 2017. Somerville, MA. ISBN-13: 9780763697884. Plot: Peppa Pig and the Library Visit is a preschool children’s book based on the award-winning animated British TV series. With over a dozen books and hundreds of episodes, Peppa Pig has an international following. In the newest book Peppa Pig and the Library Visit, Peppa and her family visit and explore … Continue reading Peppa Pig and the Library Visit
Bibliography: Meyer, Marissa. Cinder. 2012. New York, New York. Feiwell and Friends Imprint, Macmillan.ISBN: 978-0312641894 Meyer, Marissa. Scarlet. 2013. New York, New York. Feiwell and Friends Imprint, Macmillan.ISBN: 978-0312642969 Meyer, Marissa. Cress. 2014. New York, New York. Feiwell and Friends Imprint, Macmillan.ISBN: 978-0312642976 Meyer, Marissa. Winter. 2015. New York, New York. Feiwell and Friends Imprint, Macmillan.ISBN: 978-0312642983 Plot: The Lunar Chronicles takes place in a … Continue reading Book Review: Lunar Chronicles
Bibliography: Hocking, Amanda. Frostfire. 2015. New York. St. Martin’s Press. ISBN 9781250049827 Plot: Bryn Aven lives in Kanin, a kingdom that’s part of the five lands of the Troll race. The Kanin have the ability to blend into their surroundings, the Skojare are aquatic most are born with gills, the Vittra are unnaturally strong, the Trylle have psychokinetic powers, and the Omete use persuasion. The … Continue reading Book Review: Frostfire
Bibliography: Martin, George R.R. A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms. 2015. New York. Bantam Books, Random House Inc. ISBN: 9780345533487 Plot: Ser Duncan the Tall is a Hedge Knight, and the former squire of Ser Arlan of Pennytree. He desires to make a name for himself now that he has the chance. Known mostly by his nickname, “Dunk”, he makes his way to an inn. … Continue reading Book Review: A Knight of the Seven Kingdoms
GMCL staff is always ready to help answer Readers’ Advisory questions. Now we are taking it a step further with providing shareable infographics that suggest titles and link to the RCLS catalog where you can request a copy of the book to be sent to your favorite Riverside County Library. Continue reading Find Me Something Like: Dumplin
Bibliography: Snyder, Laurel. Swan, the Life and Dance of Anna Pavlova. 2015. San Francisco. Chronicle Books. ISBN-13: 978-1452118901 Plot: Laurel Snyder presents the biography of Anna Pavlova, the Russian prima ballerina, using spare text that almost feels like poetry. The careful selection of words used to evoke the feelings of Anna as a young child, working in a laundry-visiting her first ballet-falling in love with dance-spending … Continue reading Book Review: Swan
Wow. Time has seemed to virtually zip by over the last few months. You may ask, “What’s new at GMCL?” In response, I would tell you that the state of the library has never been better. We have families engaged in reading to and with their children. We have members of the public using our free resources to look for new jobs and explore new … Continue reading What’s New at GMCLibrary?