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Readers Rule

Readers Rule is our book discussion group for grades 3 – 6.  We meet one Thursday a month @ 6:30 pm in the Children's Room.


Sept. 19: Harriet the Spy by Louise Fitzhugh: read & discuss this classic 1964 story set in New York City, about eleven-year-old Harriet, the truth-telling spy.

Oct. 17: The Familiars by Adam Jay Epstein & Andrew Jacobson: a magical adventure about stray cat Aldwyn, who gets chosen to be a wizard's familiar

Nov. 7: Lowji Discovers America by Candace Fleming: When Lowji and his family move from India to Illinois, he can't have a pet, he misses his best friend, and it seems he'll never meet anyone his own age. 

Dec. 5: The Year of Miss Agnes by Kirkpatrick Hill: This will be a year, and Miss Agnes a teacher, that Fred and her friends in remote Alaska will never forget.

Jan. 16, 2020: The Tale of Despereaux by Kate Dicamillo: Welcome to the story of Despereaux Tilling, a mouse who is in love with music, stories, and a princess named Pea.

Feb. 13: Crossing Bok Chitto by Tim Tingle: a moving and original story of the intersection of Native and African American cultures