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Mary Kate MacVicar

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Mrs. MacVicar's Summer Reading Lists for All Ages

Posted by Mary Kate MacVicar on May 27, 2020 10:12:56 AM

With summer comes time to relax, and for many of us, that means catching up on reading for pleasure! Librarian Mary Kate MacVicar has compiled extensive book, series, and author suggestions for readers of all ages, from kindergarten through adulthood. Click the links below to see her picks for the whole family.

What books are you looking forward to reading this summer? Let us know!

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Stories of Strength: Great Books for Difficult Times

Posted by Mary Kate MacVicar on Mar 25, 2020 8:17:10 AM

Books, along with other forms of artistic expression, can provide an immense sense of comfort in turbulent times. Librarian Mary Kate MacVicar has compiled a list of books for readers (and listeners) of all ages, including adults. You'll be inspired by these stories of hope, determination, and resilience.

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20 Book Recommendations for Diversity in Children's Literature

Posted by Mary Kate MacVicar on Dec 19, 2019 9:22:50 AM

Recently, I had a conversation with a parent about diversity in children’s literature, and they commented, “I would love some suggestions. Sometimes I look at a book and wonder if is meant for my child.”  

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