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Featured Author - James Riley

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Maple Avenue Library Pictures

Inflato the Humpback Whale in Front of the Maple Library

Another View of Maple Nonfiction Area and Circulation Desk

Maple Storytelling Area

Another View of Storytelling Area

Library Tables and Five Checkout Computers

Inflato the Humpback Whale in the LGA

Swallowed Up by Inflato the Humpback Whale

Backside of Inflato the Humpback Whale in the LGA

Inflato the Humpback Whale in the LGA

Right Side of Inflato the Humpback Whale

Kids' Choice



Students in grades 4, 5, and 6 read from a list of 15 books during the 2017 - 2018 school year and then voted for their favorites. Voting closed on March 14, 2018.  The first place book was Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library by Chris Grabenstein.  Runners up were The Crossover by Kwame Alexander and The Stonekeeper, (Amulet Book 1) by Kazu Kibuishi.

Kids' Choice Favorite Books 1-10 2017 - 2018
The Crossover: 0 votes (0%)
Dying to Meet You: 1 votes (7.69%)
Escape From Mr. Lemoncello's Library: 1 votes (7.69%)
From the Mixed -Up Files of Basil E. Frankweiler: 0 votes (0%)
Hatchet: 2 votes (15.38%)
I Survived the Attacks of September 11th, 2001: 0 votes (0%)
Lockwood & Co,: The Screaming Staircase: 1 votes (7.69%)
Pax: 3 votes (23.08%)
Rump the Story of Rumpelstiltsken: 1 votes (7.69%)
Save Me a Seat: 4 votes (30.77%)
Total Votes: 13
Kids' Choice Favorite Books 11-15 2017 - 2018
Some Writer!: 1 votes (7.69%)
Stick Dog: 2 votes (15.38%)
The Stonekeeper (Amulet): 0 votes (0%)
Upside Down Magic: 3 votes (23.08%)
The War That Saved My Life: 7 votes (53.85%)
Total Votes: 13

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Anita Silvey's Children's Book A Day Almanac


Please click on the picture above to see the featured daily book.