Beginning or struggling young readers are invited to read to a trained therapy dog for a 15-minute session. Studies have shown that a child's confidence and competence increase when reading to a patient and non-judgmental canine listener.
LibraryReads March 2014 March 6, 2014 Reporting in from 9 states around the country, librarians have picked 10 favorites from among the books being published in March. (Illinois picked 2 this month.) Cheryl Holtsclaw (West Indianapolis…... » More
Autobiographies March 5, 2014 Biographies are books written about a person’s life. Autobiographies are a special kind of biography. Autobiographies are written by the person himself or herself. Nobody can tell the story better than th... » More