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Multicultural Magazines for Kids

  Both Skipping Stones and Cricket are imaginative, multicultural children’s magazines that we offer here at the CRC for checkout.   Skipping Stones features articles and art by children and young people from around the world and Cricket is full of article and stories by children’s authors.

Spotlight on Children’s Magazines

We have a nice collection of quality children’s magazines available for checkout. For history and culture use Calliope for world history, Cobblestone  for  U.S. history, and Faces  for world culture.  All of these magazines have magnificent photographs, well researched articles, and hands on activities appropriate for ages 9 and up.  Think beyond the textbook for nonfiction. 

Finalists for YA Nonfiction Announced

December is here and, in the library world, that means the beginning of the American Library Association’s award season. Last week, the Young Adult Library Services Association announced this year’s finalists for the YALSA Award for Excellence in Nonfiction for Young Adults. To qualify for this award the book must be a work of non-fiction […]

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