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NEW! First Readers Book Club for Kids

Registration for the August Kit has closed. All kits have been claimed.

Registration is open while supplies last. Please contact Librarian Kristin with any questions.

The First Readers Book Club is for kids who are reading early reader books. The First Readers Book Club features a new book club kit, every other month starting November 2022, and includes a paperback copy of an early reader book, discussion questions, and a craft. If you are beginning to read and love books like Elephant and Piggie, Frog and Toad, Biscuit, and Fly Guy – this book club is for you!

Available while supplies last. Books and supplies are provided by the Friends of the Library.

Fall 2022 Schedule

The First Readers Book Club is taking a break during the months of September and October. The First Readers Book Club will resume November 2022. Stay tuned for titles and registration information!

November 2022: Title To Be Announced

January 2023: Title To Be Announced

March 2023: Title To Be Announced

May 2023: Title To Be Announced

Summer 2022 Schedule

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Emma Every Day: The Lemonade Stand by C.L. Reid

June 2022 Title: Emma Every Day: The Lemonade Stand by C. L. Reid

Registration is now closed for the June kit. Registration is open while supplies last.

It’s summer, and Emma and Izzie are bored and broke. Setting up a lemonade stand is a sweet way to solve both those problems But running a business isn’t as easy as it seems. Hopefully, their hard work will pay off. Emma is deaf and often uses sign language to communicate, and this early reader book includes an ASL fingerspelling chart and a sign language guide.

Cover of Princess Truly: I am Brave!; a girl holds a flashlight outside while a boy peeks out of the camping tent

Princess Truly: I Am Brave! by Kelly Greenawalt

July 2022 Title: I Am Brave! by Kelly Greenawalt

Registration is now closed for the July kit. All kits have been claimed.

In rhyming text supergirl Princess Truly goes on a camping trip with little brother Ty and her dog, Sir Noodles; with her superpowers, she is not afraid of dark caves, bugs, or things that go bump in the night, which is a problem when she develops hiccups and needs something to scare them away.

Cover of Fish and Sun by Sergio Ruzzier

Fish and Sun by Sergio Ruzzier

August 2022 Title: Fish and Sun by Sergio Ruzzier

Registration for the August kit has closed. All kits have been reserved.

One day, a bored little fish journeys up to the surface of the ocean where it meets the sun, and a wonderful friendship blooms… Only, right in the middle of their fun, the sun starts to set! Fish and Sun is a powerful story about newfound friendship by Sergio Ruzzier.

Past Titles

Cover of The Bad Seed Goes to the Library by Jory John

The Bad Seed Goes to the Library by Jory John

May 2022 Title: The Bad Seed Goes to the Library by Jory John

Registration for the May kit has closed. All kits have been reserved.

The Bad Seed is in a good mood…for once. That’s because there’s a really cool book at the library available for checkout. The Bad Seed reads, and reads, until the book can’t be read anymore. But suddenly, he gets bad news: The book must be returned to the library so another seed can enjoy it. Will the bad seed return to his baaaaaad ways and keep the book?

More “Food Group” fun from HarperCollins: https://www.harpercollins.com/pages/childrens-the-food-squad

Cover of The Bug in the Bog by Jonathan Fenske

The Bug in the Bog by Jonathan Fenske

April 2022 Title: The Bug in the Bog by Jonathan Fenske

Registration for the April kit is now closed. All kits have been claimed.

A bug singing happily in a bog and the hungry frog that is watching her are covered by a thick fog, with surprising results.

Cover of Interrupting Cow by Jane Yolen

Interrupting Cow by Jane Yolen

March 2022 Title: Interrupting Cow by Jane Yolen

Registration for the March kit is now closed. All kits have been claimed.

Knock, knock…
Who’s there?
It’s Interrupting Cow.
Interrupting Cow wh–
Well, you know how the joke goes…or do you? Read this side-splitting book to discover the true, surprisingly heartwarming story of the one and only Interrupting Cow.

Cover of Baloney and Friends by Greg Pizzoli

Baloney and Friends by Greg Pizzoli

February 2022 Title: Baloney and Friends by Greg Pizzoli

“Meet Baloney! He’s a pig. This book is about him. And also Peanut, his best friend. There’s Bizz, too, of course. And Krabbit. He’d rather not be here, but what can you do?”

Cover of Cece Loves Science: Push and Pull by Kimberly Derting

Cece Loves Science: Push and Pull by Kimberly Derting

January 2022 Title: Cece Loves Science: Push and Pull by Kimberly Derting

Cece and her friend Isaac conduct an experiment using the forces of push and pull to deliver a treat to Cece’s dog, Einstein. Includes glossary and activities using the forces of push and pull.

Book cover of Fox Versus Winter by Corey R. Tabor

Fox Versus Winter by Corey R. Tabor

December 2021 Title: Fox Versus Winter by Corey R. Tabor

Fox does not like winter. None of his friends are around to play. He is bored and alone. Then Fox has an idea. If he cannot escape winter, he will fight it!

Cover of Let's Bee Thankful by Ross Burach

Let’s Bee Thankful by Ross Burach

November 2021 Title: Let’s Bee Thankful by Ross Burach (Bumble and Bee #3)

In autumn, Bumble and Bee are excited to paint pumpkins and help Froggy make a special apple pie; but when the weather turns frosty, Froggy decides to find a quiet place to settle in for the winter unless Bumble and Bee can tempt Froggy into one more adventure.

Cover of Ty's Travels: Zip, Zoom! by Kelly Starling Lyons

Ty’s Travels: Zip, Zoom! by Kelly Starling Lyons

October 2021 Title: Ty’s Travels: Zip, Zoom! by Kelly Starling Lyons

Ty can’t wait to ride his brand-new scooter at the park. Other kids zip and zoom by like race cars, but all Ty can do is wobble! Ty wants to give up, but a new friend helps Ty give it another try.