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Author Spotlight: Andrea Cheng

Author Spotlight: Andrea Cheng

This past December, the children’s literature world lost one of its  beloved authors, Andrea Cheng. We all were deeply saddened […]

Apr 25, 2016     No Comments
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The Rules of Kindergarten

The Rules of Kindergarten

Preschool parents, springtime is upon us. Meaning that before you know it, it will be summertime, and you will be […]

May 25, 2015     No Comments
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Story Time is Learning Time

Story Time is Learning Time

Mr. Andrew, the fabulous children’s librarian at Inglewood Branch Library, was featured in a newscast on Channel 5 News over […]

Oct 9, 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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Jon Scieszka at the Nashville Public Library!

Jon Scieszka at the Nashville Public Library!

Jon Scieszka, author of The True Story of the 3 Little Pigs, Science Verse, The Time Warp Trio series, and […]

Aug 11, 2014     No Comments
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Hi Ho, Hi Ho, It’s Off to School We Go!

Hi Ho, Hi Ho, It’s Off to School We Go!

That’s right- it’s that time of year! New backpacks have been carefully chosen, school clothes are purchased, and the smell […]

Aug 4, 2014     No Comments
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Read ‘em, Cowboy!

Read ‘em, Cowboy!

Boots, spurs, and chaps – oh my! Yup, you guessed it. This entry is all about the cowboy and the […]

Jul 28, 2014     No Comments
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Caution: Here there be Dragons!

Caution: Here there be Dragons!

When we think of dragons, many different images and connotations can come to mind. Personally, my first instinct is to […]

Jun 5, 2014     No Comments
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A View From the Classroom: Our Story Bag

A View From the Classroom: Our Story Bag

by Julie Miller In a preschool classroom, literacy learning doesn’t always occur at a prescribed time through an organized activity […]

May 22, 2014     No Comments
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Same, Same, but Different: The Immigrant Experience

Same, Same, but Different: The Immigrant Experience

Today’s books explore the emotional journey of immigration - moving to a new place with different sights, sounds, languages, foods, and traditions - while at the same […]

Feb 17, 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.

Read about our Preschool Literacy Program

Elizabeth Atack, Program Coordinator
615.862.5773

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Megan Godbey, Adult Literacy Coordinator/GROW facilitator
615.862.2264

Klem-Mari Cajigas, Bilingual GROW Project Facilitator
615.862.5800, ext. 73615