IAGT March - Mockingbird
Register at the Kids' Desk for this program, 879-0240 x 313.
Find Mockingbird by Kathryn Erskine in the Catalog
Ten-year-old Caitlin, who has Asperger's Syndrome, struggles to understand emotions, show empathy, and make friends at school, while at home she seeks closure by working on a project with her father.
"A strong and complex character study." -- The Horn Book
"A lovely, important book." -- Children's Literature
About It's A Girl Thing (IAGT) Mother - Daughter Book Club
IAGT is a free program, open to girls ages 10 to 12 and a woman partner like mom, grandma, friend or teacher. This book discussion group meets seasonally once a month and is facilitated by a member of the Youth Services staff. Book discussions meet from 5:30 to 7:00 pm on a Sunday, and each pair will be asked to contribute a dish to the group meal.
Register and pick up books at the Kids’ Desk or call 879-0240 x313. Space is limited to 10 pairs per meeting.