Enemy Women
Ghost
News of the World
As Brave As You

What's the best part of bedtime? Stories with Mama! Before cuddling, Llama Llama must splish and splash in the tub, then put his red pajamas on.

Llama Llama red pajama waiting, waiting for his mama. Mama isn't coming yet. Baby Llama starts to fret.

When two brothers decide to prove how brave they are, everything backfires—literally—in this piercing middle grade novel.

Stormy Weather

If there's one thing Llama Llama doesn't like, it's waiting. He and Mama Llama rush around shopping for shopping for presents, baking cookies, decorating the tree.

Ghost wants to be the fastest sprinter on his elite middle school track team, but his past is slowing him down in this first electrifying novel of a brand-new series.

In these four new true stories, you will meet four incredible kids, each faced with one of nature’s most powerful and ferocious forces.  This series includes four terrifying encounters with natures most dangerous creatures!

For eleven year-old Hugo Ballard, flying on the Hindenburg is a dream come true. Hugo, his parents, and his sister Gertie, are making the thrilling journey across the Atlantic in a zeppelin as big as the Titanic. Little did they know of the peril in store for them.

Llama Llama- Holiday Drama
I Survived-When Nature Attacks
All American Boys

Jeanine sees her family's future rise with each new oil rig that emerges from the Texas hills, and fall with her father's trips out to the dance halls and gambling joints in each new town they set up in. But when her father dies he leaves behind four women who have no place to go but the abandoned family farm.

lap readers' selection

Eleven-year-old Jessie Marlowe has grown up with the beautiful Mount St. Helens always in the background.Of course, she knew the mountain was a volcano... but not the active kind, not a volcano that could destroy and kill!

Llama Llama- Misses Mama
I Survived-The Eruption of Mt. St. Helens

adult selection

Enemy Women

by Paulette Jiles

Lighthouse Island

Follows Adair, the daughter of modest farmers in the Missouri Ozarks, who is wrongly accused of enemy collaboration by the Union militia, as she falls in love with her interrogator and embarks on a perilous journey to find her family.

The Boy in the Black Suit
I Survived-The Hindenburg Disaster

young adult selection

Llama Llama- Nighty Night

Unfolding in gorgeous prose, News of the World is a vivid portrait that captures a beautiful and hostile land, and a masterful exploration of the boundaries of family, responsibility, honor, and trust.

Dexter has always wanted to see a tornado.  So when he gets the incredible opportunity to go storm chasing with the famous Dr. Norman Gage, he has to say yes! He did not realize just how dangerous tornadoes can be!

Childrens' selection

 Two teens, one black, one white—grapple with the repercussions of a single violent act that leaves their school, their community, and, ultimately, them in the midst of devastation.

Stormy Weather    by Paulette Jiles

Soon after his mother's death, Matt takes a job at a funeral home in his tough Brooklyn neighborhood and, while attending and assisting with funerals, begins to accept her death and his responsibilities as a man.

An orphan searches for the legendary Lighthouse Island where she's certain she will find her parents. The world's population has exploded, water is scarce, and government-controlled radio and television are the only sources of news. She risks her life to escape to the north, where, she has heard, Lighthouse Island may be found.

STAFF PICKS

I Survived-The Joplin Tornado
Llama Llama-Red Pajama

A Public and School Library in Rocksprings, Texas

It's Llama Llama's first day of preschool! And Llama Llama's mama makes sure he's ready. They meet the teachers...