J NONFIC: Our Story Begins: Your Favorite Authors and Illustrators Share Fun, Inspiring, and Occasionally Ridiculous Things They Wrote and Drew as Kids by Elissa Brent Weissman, Kwame Alexander, Tom Angleberger, Kathi Appelt

February: J NonFiction Pick I recommend Our story Begins for kids who are interested being writers.  In this collection of stories familiar authors share what inspired them to become authors and some of their early work. – Robin From award-winning

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YA FIC: Bandette, Volume 1: Presto! by Paul Tobin

February: Young Adult Fiction Pick Bandette is a playful superhero series that will appeal to fans of either classic TinTin or traditional Marvel.  Snarky comments are her weapon of choice over physical violence. – Robin Paul Tobin and Colleen Coover’s

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J FIC: Hello Universe by Erin Entrada Kelly

February: Juvenile Fiction Pick Hello Universe this realistic fiction is a tale of misfits who bond while working through difficulties and danger imposed by bullying. – Robin Acclaimed and award-winning author Erin Entrada Kelly’s Hello, Universe is a funny and

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PIC FIC: Bolivar by Sean Rubin

February: Young Reader Pick Bolivar this is a great story for the whole family.  Lush illustration for an insightful, fun story of a girl who is the only one who realizes her next door neighbor is a dinosaur. Chaos ensues

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January: MDES Student Art Show

January, 2018, student work from Mount Desert Elementary School will be on display in the Mellon Room of the Northeast Harbor Library. This delightful exhibit features a piece from each student, showcasing their hard work with teacher, Ms. Carol Shutt.

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