Books for Boomers

Did you know that February is Library Lovers Month? Why not check out some great picture books that feature libraries to share with the grandkids or special children in your life? Here are some books to get you started!

Books for Me, Two Lions, 2015
By Sue Filess
Hippo visits the library and finds stories about knights, pirates, bears, superheroes, and everything she could imagine, but she does not know how she will only choose one book to take home with her.

No Pirates Allowed! Said Library Lou, Sleeping Bear Press, 2015
By Rhonda Gowler Greene Big Pirate Pete’s treasure map has led him to Seabreezy Library, where Library Lou must convince him that the true treasure is the books.
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Library Mouse: Home Sweet Home, Abrams Books for Young Readers, 2013
By Daniel Kirk
While the library that Sam and his adventurous friend Sarah live in is being renovated, the two mice try to make new homes for themselves in the attic, constructing everything from a yurt to a geodesic dome.

Return of the Library Dragon, Peachtree Publishers, 2012
By Carmen Agra Deedy
Miss Lotta Scales, a dragon also known as Miss Lotty the librarian, wants to retire from taking care of the school’s library but will not willingly stand by and see her beloved books replaced by computers.

The Library Gingerbread Man, UpStart Books, 2010
By Dotti Enderle
The Gingerbread Man, who lives at 398.2 on the library shelves, decides to escape and leads the librarian on a chase throughout the library. Construction, Candlewick Press, 2014 By Sally Sutton Big machines and their drivers work together to build a library