October 2014

These are the books the Children's Area staff reviewed in October 2014. Click on the "check the catalog" link to see if the book is available. If it isn't, ask a librarian to put it on hold for you.

Scroll past these book reviews to see an archive of all of the previous book reviews.


This Is Our House

This adorably illustrated picture book tells the story of a house through the three generations of the family that lives there. This sweet, simple story would make a great family read-aloud!

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Creepy Carrots

Caldecott Honor award winning, Creepy Carrots is the perfect spooky tale for little ones. Jasper Rabbit can't get enough carrots from Crackenhopper Field, until one day, the carrots start to stalk our fearless eater! Is it his imagination or is something else afoot?! Read this one aloud by flashlight and have children look for all the things that Jasper Rabbit thinks are carrots stalking his every move! Stark black and white illustrations with contrasting carrot colors make spotting the villainous veggies fun! Just right for children who love stories that go "munch" in the night!

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Muzzy Club, BBC

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Sesame Street eBooks

Sesame Street eBooks!

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1,000 Books Before Kindergarten
Wandoo Reader
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