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American kids love to read, and this Book Club helps American kids read more. American Girl offers many character stories exploring historical perspectives from a girl’s point of view. Join this group to read and craft with your American Girl and some new friends. Borrow a special copy of the book from the Youth Services desk. Best for ages 8-12; all kids are welcome.

Gardner Books
January: Lea Dives In
February: Lea Leads the Way
March: Luciana
April: Luciana Braving the Deep

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The only thing as enjoyable as a good book is talking about it!

January: The Residence: Inside the Private World of the White House by Kate Anderson Brower
February: A Wrinkle in Time by Madelein L'Engle

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The only thing as enjoyable as a good book is talking about it!

January: A Place for Us by Fatima Mirza

February: Maid by Stephanie Land

March: Whisper Network by Chandler Baker


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Share a great read with your favorite kid, grandparent, friend, or partner. This book group is for everyone who likes to read - and who likes to talk about it online. We've chosen a middle grades title, Refugee by Alan Gratz, that will appeal across the ages. We're giving away a limited quantity of the book at select events and at your branch. Join us online at (a Facebook group!) anytime to add your thoughts about our pick. We will host a live discussion...

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