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Rhyming All Hallows’ Reads

Rhyming All Hallows’ Reads

Here’s a few great rhyming books for your preschooler’s All Hallows’ Read!  Scary, Scary Halloween  by Eve Bunting, pictures by […]

Oct 27, 2014     No Comments
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Picture Books = Math Concepts

Picture Books = Math Concepts

When we think of math books for preschoolers, we often think about teaching names and order of numbers, as well as one-to-one correspondence […]

Oct 23, 2014     No Comments
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Picture Books About the Refugee Experience

Picture Books About the Refugee Experience

  Books help us understand other people who have had lives different from our own. An experience we may find unusual, can be common to […]

Oct 20, 2014     No Comments
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Explorations with Paper

Explorations with Paper

It’s Artober at the Nashville Public Library, so check out some books to bring out the artist in your child! Paper provides an inexpensive art material, […]

Oct 16, 2014     No Comments
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Zany Zoos

Zany Zoos

Today we feature three lovely books about zoos that have huge amounts of graphic appeal and style. The Zoo by Suzy Lee […]

Oct 13, 2014     No Comments
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Salon at 615 with Chris Van Allsburg

Salon at 615 with Chris Van Allsburg

Today’s author focus is putting the spotlight on one of the most fantastical author/illustrators of all time: Chris Van Allsburg! Van Allsburg […]

Sep 29, 2014     No Comments
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Banned Book Week

Banned Book Week

The American Library Association has one week each year that celebrates the freedom to read: Banned Books Week.  The celebration draws […]

Sep 22, 2014     No Comments
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Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the Nashville Public Library!

Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month at the Nashville Public Library!

It’s Hispanic Heritage Month!  Until October 15th, the Nashville Public Library is hosting a bevy of special events highlighting the cultures, […]

Sep 18, 2014     No Comments
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Books to Get Your Child to Eat Their Vegetables

Books to Get Your Child to Eat Their Vegetables

We all know how difficult it can be to get children to try new foods, particularly if they are vegetables. […]

Sep 11, 2014     No Comments
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Families at Work

Families at Work

Some kids are lucky enough to share a part of their family’s work day.  In honor of Labor Day, here are some […]

Sep 1, 2014     No Comments
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Bringing Books to Life

Bringing Books to Life helps educators and parents find fun and innovative ways to inspire children to read.

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