Re-Imagine Your Story!
Summer Reading sign up starts on Wednesday, June 25!
We are inviting you to go on reading adventures and escape to somewhere new! To sign up, please go here! Check out LOTS of NEW books, reading bags, e-books and audio books online.
Keep track of what you read via an online reading log or keep a journal. We’ll tell you all about the raffle prizes as the summer unfolds.
Check out LML Summer Programs. Click the links for more information
Become a Magician with Tom Verner – from ‘Magicians Without Borders’!
Follow The Ickabog by Rowling- a humorous tale about power in high places.
Story Times for Preschoolers to First Graders as virtual story reading starting week of June 29th.
The Dorothy Canfield Fisher Book Award was created to honor excellence in children’s literature. Each year since 1957, Vermont students in grades four through eight have selected their favorite book from a list of 30 nominees. It is recommended that students read at least five of the year’s nominated titles before voting.
Middle Grade Book Award 2020 (formerly DCF)
SMALL SPACES by Katherine Arden *
Deep Water by W. Key
Front Desk by K. Yang
Life Boat 12 by S. Hood
Ghost Boy by J.P. Rhodes
Fake Blood by W. Gardner
The Red Clover Book Award is designed for children in kindergarten through fourth grade. Each year thousands of Vermont children read the 10 nominated picture books and vote for their favorite in the spring. The award has been handed out annually since 1997. See links and slide show below:
Red Clover Book Award
POTATO PANTS! by Laurie Keller
Misunderstood Shark by Dyckman/ Magoon
The Wall in the Middle of the Book by Jon Agee
Drawn Together by Minh Lê / Santat
Girl Running by Pimentel / Archer
Green Mountain Book Award
THE POET X by ELIZABETH ALCEVEDO
Addison County Readers promotes early literacy as a sponsor of Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library. This program sends a book each month to the home of each registered child (birth through five years of age) at no cost to the family.
Children of different ages receive different titles; the books are carefully selected and are for the children to keep.
Take the time to enroll your child in the Dolly Parton’s Imagination Library NOW at addisoncountyreaders.org
For more information, questions or comments, please contact Children’s Librarian Marita Schine at firstname.lastname@example.org or 453-2366