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9 Reads for Banned Books Week 9 Reads for Banned Books Week

recommended by SLPL_Teens
Typically held during the last week of September, this is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read what you want to read. Banned…
Typically held during the last week of September, this is an annual event celebrating the freedom to read what you want to read. Banned…
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6 Sci-fi Pageturners 6 Sci-fi Pageturners

recommended by SLPL_Teens
Secret missions, super cyborgs, space fleets, and the potential demise of the human race--these science fiction books will have you…
Secret missions, super cyborgs, space fleets, and the potential demise of the human race--these science fiction books will have you…
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10 YA Books for Hispanic Heritage Month 10 YA Books for Hispanic Heritage Month

recommended by SLPL_Teens
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by checking out some of these great YA novels by Hispanic authors and featuring Hispanic characters.
Celebrate Hispanic Heritage Month by checking out some of these great YA novels by Hispanic authors and featuring Hispanic characters.
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What We're Reading For Teens Vol. 3 What We're Reading For Teens Vol. 3

recommended by SLPL_Teens
See what the Youth Services staff at the St. Louis Public Library has been reading in Young Adult lately.
See what the Youth Services staff at the St. Louis Public Library has been reading in Young Adult lately.
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Pirates Pirates

recommended by SLPL_LibraryParents
Kids love to read about these terrors of the seas. Here are some of our favorite pirate books for young children.
Kids love to read about these terrors of the seas. Here are some of our favorite pirate books for young children.
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Knights, Dragons, and Princesses Knights, Dragons, and Princesses

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Give your young adventuresome child their fantasy fix with these fun, genre-savvy books.
Give your young adventuresome child their fantasy fix with these fun, genre-savvy books.
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Fine Feathered Friends Fine Feathered Friends

recommended by SLPL_LibraryParents
These titles fit the bill! You’ll be pheasantly surprised!
These titles fit the bill! You’ll be pheasantly surprised!
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African-American History for Younger… African-American History for Younger…

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It can be hard to find picture books that introduce younger children to the many facets of African-American history in versatile,…
It can be hard to find picture books that introduce younger children to the many facets of African-American history in versatile,…
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Ten Picture Books About Loss and… Ten Picture Books About Loss and…

recommended by SLPL_LibraryParents
An essential role of parents and caregivers is being the person a child first turns to for answers when that child encounters tragedy.…
An essential role of parents and caregivers is being the person a child first turns to for answers when that child encounters tragedy.…
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Ten Picture Books about Solidarity Ten Picture Books about Solidarity

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Artist, activist, and scholar Ricardo Gamboa defines “solidarity” as the practice of taking the risk with one another. It is not possible t…
Artist, activist, and scholar Ricardo Gamboa defines “solidarity” as the practice of taking the risk with one another. It is not possible t…
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Great Chapter Books for 1st-3rd Graders Great Chapter Books for 1st-3rd Graders

recommended by SLPL_LibraryParents
Kids who are transitioning from reading picture books and easy readers will enjoy these titles!
Kids who are transitioning from reading picture books and easy readers will enjoy these titles!
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Differently Abled Stories for Children Differently Abled Stories for Children

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Kids love seeing themselves in stories, but stories are also a good way to get kids to see the world through a different lens, which can he…
Kids love seeing themselves in stories, but stories are also a good way to get kids to see the world through a different lens, which can he…
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Unusual Friendships Unusual Friendships

recommended by SLPL_LibraryParents
Friends are awesome! They help you through the bad times and make the good times even better. Sometimes the people who seem very differen…
Friends are awesome! They help you through the bad times and make the good times even better. Sometimes the people who seem very differen…
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Native American Heritage Month Native American Heritage Month

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November is National American Indian Heritage Month – a time where a light can be shone on indigenous peoples of this country. The St. Loui…
November is National American Indian Heritage Month – a time where a light can be shone on indigenous peoples of this country. The St. Loui…
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