Bookworms

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Date, Location

  • Tuesday Afternoon
  • February 9, March 8, April 12, May 10
  • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Oshtemo Branch Library
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  • Thursday Afternoon
  • February 25, March 24, April 28, May 26
  • 4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Central Library

A book club for kids and their grown-ups!

Discuss great books with other readers! 

In February we'll read Abby Takes a Stand by Patricia C. McKissack. In March, we'll read Numbed! by David Lubar. In April, we'll read Maximilian & the Mystery of the Guardian Angel: a Bilingual Lucha Libre Thriller by Xavier Garza. In May, bring your summer reading recommendations to share with the group.

Books available for participants the first of the month preceding the meeting. One book per family, while supplies last.

 

Bookworms Schedule:

Abby Takes a Stand by  Pat McKissackAbby Takes a Stand
McKissack, Pat
2005
Gee recalls for her grandchildren what happened in 1960 in Nashville, Tennessee, when she, aged ten, passed out flyers while her cousin and other adults held sit-ins at restaurants and lunch counters to protest segregation.
Numbed!  by David LubarNumbed!
Lubar, David
2013
When a robot at the math museum zaps their math skills, sixth-grader Logan and his mischievous friend, Benedict, must pass a series of math challenges to retrieve their knowledge.
Maximilian & the mystery of the Guardian Angel: a bilingual lucha libre thriller by Xavier GarzaMaximilian & the mystery of the Guardian Angel: a bilingual lucha libre thriller
Garza, Xavier
2011
Eleven-year-old Maximilian, a big fan of the form of wrestling known as lucha libre, begins to suspect that he has a close connection with his favorite luchador, El Angel de La Guardia, the Guardian Angel.