Kids@SPL Blog Posts

7th Grade Reading List -- Choice

This summer, 7th graders have been assigned to read two books. One is a book of their choice. That means they can read anything they want. Anything! Maybe it’s the new Sarah Dessen book, The Moon and More or the next installment in the Theodore Boone series written by John Grisham.


Dig Into Reading is our theme for the 2013 Summer Reading Program, which is generously funded by the Friends of the Scarb

Wanted: Book Donations For Upcoming Sale

The Friends of the Library are requesting book donations for their Annual Book Sale, June 21-23, 2013. Proceeds from the Book Sale are an important means of support for Library programs and collections. Please do not include textbooks, condensed books, or magazines, but all other gently used books will be gratefully accepted. Place your books in bags or boxes and leave them in the lobby of the Library during business hours. Note that the Library opens at 10 am Monday thru Saturday and 1 pm on Sunday. If you

Timothy Tunny Swallowed a Bunny by Bill Grossman

Timothy Tunny
Swallowed a bunny.
The bunny got stuck in his throat.
“That bunny looks funny,”
His mom said, “but Honey,
Be thankful it isn’t a goat.”


It's out! The Maine Student Book Award Committee (MSBA) has published their 2013-2014 list of books. Students will begin reading from this list after April. The titles in red mean they are available to read through out Cloud Library, which means they are available anytime, anyplace.