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We’re Reaching for the Stars

Over the past month you may have noticed little logos on our materials that look like the one here. Or, you may have seen those that reference a different literacy such as Information Literacy. These logos are for PA Forward, and you will see more of them from us in the future. What is PA...
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Goodbye from Miss Dawn

On a warm, late August morning in 2007, I watched my only child climb the steps of the big yellow bus that would take her around the corner (literally) to her first day of 1st grade. After taking way too many pictures and waving goodbye, I climbed into my little red Mini Cooper and drove...
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Need Help With Your Thanksgiving Menu?

If you are struggling with finding the perfect dishes for your Thanksgiving menu, fear not! We are here to help you. Our collection includes numerous cookbooks and we’ve recently gotten more in. Whether you’re looking for a traditional meal or have dietary restrictions (think vegetarian, gluten free, kosher, etc.), we definitely have something for you!...
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Miss Dawn’s Top 5 Not-So-Scary Halloween Books

Miss Dawn’s Top 5 Not-So-Scary Halloween Books

Ghosts, goblins, witches and vampires are as much a part of Halloween as pumpkins and candy. But for some children, those images are very frightening. Here’s a list of books that won’t scare your little ones. It’s Pumpkin Time by Zoe Hall Jungle Halloween by Maryann Cocca-Leffler How Big Could Your Pumpkin Grow? by Wendell Minor...
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October is for Readers

October is for Readers

October is the perfect time for readers. With its crisp days and cool nights, the start of fall is the best time to curl up with a good book. Check out our new additions to our collection on our home page!...
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