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Ten terrific books about giving thanks

 By Erin Nguyen, Children’s Department, Knox County Public Library

 

Bear Says Thanks
By Karma Wilson
Reading level: PreK – 2nd
When all his forest friends bring items for a feast, Bear is worried that he won’t be able to show his gratitude, but they reassure him that just being himself is all the thanks they need. Read more →

Ten terrific books about life lessons

 By Erin Nguyen, Children’s Department, Knox County Public Library

 

 

The Little Brute Family
By Russell Hoban
Reading level: PreK – 2nd
The little Brute family is not happy and not nice, until one day Baby Brute discovers something on a sunny spring afternoon that makes them change their ways. Read more →

Ten terrific books about creativity

 By Erin Nguyen, Children’s Department, Knox County Public Library

 

Hands by Lois Ehlert
Reading level: PreK-2nd
A young child explores many things that can be created by hand, including a bird house, clothing, toys, paintings, and even a garden, in this uniquely designed book illustrated with the author’s trademark collage artwork. Read more →