Picture Books about Grandparents!

Grandparent’s day is this weekend on September 10th! Take some time this weekend with your grandparents and tell them how much you appreciate them! Here are just a few picture books about grandparents.

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The truth about grandparents/What Can Your Grandma Do?How to read to a Grandma or Grandpa40 uses for a GrandpaTea with Grandpa

Title details for Mango, Abuela, and Me by Meg Medina - AvailableTitle details for Grandma and Me by Carole Boston Weatherford - Wait list

Details for: Drawn together / › Koha online catalog (bywatersolutions.com)Maud and Grand-MaudAbuelita and me/Mango, Abuela, and Me / Grandma and Me

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Cover Lookalikes: Characters on Opposite Corners

You ever notice how many covers look alike? Or maybe you can’t remember the book you read but you remember the basic details of the cover. We’re showcasing cover lookalikes every other week with a different trend each time. Today’s cover collection is titled “You Can Tell They’re Not Dating Yet Because They Are On Opposite Corners” and is perfect for those who can’t remember the book, but there were cartoon people on the cover in opposite corners.
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You deserve each otherMr. Wrong NumberFake it till you bake itFor her considerationSet on youNot your average hot guyThe Matzah BallSari, not sari/The stand-up groomsmanYou’re a Mean One, Matthew PrinceHead over heels Twice shy Kamila knows best Same Time, Same Place 

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The American roommate experiment /Love your lifeThe friend zone  Donut fall in loveThe Tourist AttractionI kissed Alice For butter or worse /The hating game  Behind the scenes The wrong Mr. DarcyWhat Would Jane Austen Do? By the book Ellie is cool now Savvy Sheldon feels good as hell

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Books Coming to Screens September 2023

The Wheel of Time by Robert Jordan

The Wheel of Time

Set in a high fantasy world where magic exists, but only some can access it, a woman named Moiraine crosses paths with five young men and women. This sparks a dangerous, world-spanning journey. Based on the book series by Robert Jordan.

Sept 1st/ Amazon/ Put on hold

The World of Stephanie St. Clair by Shirley Stewart


About the life of Stephanie St. Clair, the “Godmother of Harlem” who in the 1920s and ’30s was the most profitable female ‘numbers banker’ in an illegal underworld run by the most vicious and notorious of men.

Sept 1st/ BET

Dear Child by Romy Hausmann

 Dear Child

Lena lives in complete isolation together with the two children Hannah and Jonathan in a highly secured home. They eat their meals, go to the toilet and to bed at precisely prescribed times. As soon as he enters the room, they line up to show their hands. They obey to everything he says. Until the young woman manages to escape. After a near fatal car accident, she is hospitalized, accompanied by Hannah. But the true extent of this nightmare is revealed with the arrival of Lena’s parents at the hospital the same night. They have been desperately searching for their missing daughter for almost 13 years.

Sept 7th/ Netflix/ Put on hold

Virgin River by Robyn Carr

(Season 5)

Virgin River

Seeking a fresh start, nurse practitioner Melinda Monroe moves from Los Angeles to a remote Northern California town and is surprised by what and who she finds.

Sept 7th/ Netflix/ Put on hold

Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe by Benjamin Alire Sáenz

 Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe

Based on the book by Benjamin Alire Sáenz, set in 1987 El Paso, it’s the tale of two teenage Mexican-American loners as they explore their friendship and the difficult road to self-discovery.

Sept 8th/ Theatres/ Put on hold

The Changeling by Victor LaValle

The Changeling

Set in an alternate New York City, search through a magical world for their abducted son.

Sept 8th/ Apple/ Put on hold

Poor Things by Alasdair Gray

Poor Things

The incredible tale about the fantastical evolution of Bella Baxter, a young woman brought back to life by the brilliant and unorthodox scientist Dr. Godwin Baxter.

Sept 8th/ Theatres

Before by Anna Todd

(After Everything)

After Everything

Centers on a teenage Hardin, who is navigating his first love.

Sept 13th/ Theatres/ Put on hold

The Other Black Girl by Zakiya Dalila Harris

The Other Black Girl

Follows Nella, an African-American editorial assistant who works at a white NYC publishing firm. She gets excited to have a black co-worker when the new girl, Hazel arrives, but, is she a friend or foe?

Sept 13th/ Hulu /Put on hold

Hallowe’en Party by Agatha Christie

(A Haunting in Venice)

A Haunting in Venice

In post-World War II Venice, Poirot, now retired and living in his own exile, reluctantly attends a seance. But when one of the guests is murdered, it is up to the former detective to once again uncover the killer.

Sept 15th/ Theatres/ Put on hold

The Statistical Probability of Love at First Sight by Jennifer E. Smith

(Love at First Sight)

Love at First Sight

Hadley and Oliver begin to fall for each other on their flight from New York to London. The probability of ever finding each other again seems impossible, but love – and London – may have a way of defying the odds.

Sept 15th/ Netflix/ Put on hold

Masters of the Air by Donald L. Miller

Masters of the Air

Five miles above the ground and behind enemy lines, eleven men inside a bomber known as a “Flying Fortress” battle flocks of German fighters.

Sept 20th/ Apple/ Put on hold


The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar by Roald Dahl

The Wonderful Story of Henry Sugar

Chronicles a variety of stories, but the main one follows Henry Sugar, who is able to see through objects and predict the future with the help of a book he stole.

Sept 27th/ Netflix/ Put on hold




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