The Best Man by Richard Peck

Sometimes there are books that are so full of joy that none of their flaws really matter. Archer Magill is growing up fast in a Chicago suburb and he’s on the lookout for role-models. He certainly has plenty to choose from: his car-loving father, his architect grandfather, Uncle Paul, who’s all-around amazing, and Mr. McLeod,Continue reading “The Best Man by Richard Peck”

Release Day: Speechless

Happy Book Birthday to Speechless by Adam P. Schmitt! Its call number can officially be found in libraries everywhere, meaning you can grab your own copy starting today.

5 Books About Political Campaigns

The 2018 Midterms are upon us. Political advertisements are dominating the airwaves. Mailboxes are stuffed to the brim with candidate mailers. Canvassers are still exploring communities, trying to get every voter to turn up. While politics can be polarizing, all candidates are connected by these actions: the art of the campaign.

Mr. Pack Rat Really Wants That by Marcus Ewert & Kayla Stark

When Mr. Pack Rat wants to collect all the wonderful things he finds, he turns to his trusty (and magic) magnet. However, as his room overflows with more and more stuff, he’s forced to consider if his hoarding habit really makes him happy.