Author Archives: Liz K.

Teen Summer Reading Art Contest

Liz K.    February 20, 2017

Are you an artist? Do you want to help Build a Better World? Want to help WNPL celebrate 2017 Summer Reading? Why not enter our 2017 Teen Summer Reading Art Contest? All entries must be an original piece of art and somehow depict the theme of 2017 Summer Reading – Build a Better World! Entries must be submitted by Wednesday, March… Read more »

Renaissance Fairs by Kristen Rajczak

Liz K.    April 25, 2016

Summer is just around the corner, and with summer comes Renaissance Fair season! Are you interested in visiting one but don’t know where to start? Check out Renaissance Fairs by Kristen Rajczak! You’ll find information on what it’s like to attend or even work at a Fair. There’s tips on how to assemble a costume, and a guide to doing your own research on… Read more »

Baseball Book List

Liz K.    April 5, 2016

It’s baseball season again! Both the Cubs and the Sox played amazing games on opening day, so why not celebrate with some baseball books? Game Seven by Paul Volponi is about 16-year-old Julio Ramirez, Jr. Julio has dreamed his whole life of following in his father’s footsteps and becoming a player on Cuba’s national team. But when his father defects to the USA to play for the… Read more »

First Day of Spring

Liz K.    March 19, 2016

Tomorrow, March 20th, is the first day of spring! Unfortunately it’s still rather gloomy and wintery in our neck of the woods, so why not check out some books with some cheery spring-themed covers? The Spring of Candy Apples by Debbie Viguié is the fourth book in the Sweet Seasons series. Candace, an employee at The Zone’s Candy Counter, is finishing… Read more »