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World Read Aloud Day - 2017

We're celebrating World Read Aloud Day on February 16, 2017  to raise awareness for the 793 million people world-wide who lack basic reading and writing skills. Find more information and great resources at the World Read Aloud Day website


Fall Book Fair! Tuesday, October 18 & 19, 2016

This year, the Fall Book Fair will be held on Tuesday, October 18 and Wednesday, October 19. Join us, and find a good book (or two or three!).

Douglas Florian Visit, April 14

Douglas Florian, artist and poet, will be visiting Brookwood on April 14! This visit coincides with the publication of his latest book, How to Draw a Dragon. Florian is the author and illustrator of many books, including Poem Runs: Baseball Poems and Paintings, Dinothesaurus, Poem Depot: Aisles of Smiles, Lizards, Frogs and Polliwogs, and Bow Wow Meow Meow.     

Jarrett Krosoczka Visit, October 8

Jarrett J. Krosoczka, author and illustrator, will be visiting Brookwood on October 8! Jarrett is the author and illustrator of the Lunch Lady series, the Platypus Police Squad series, and a several picture books, including Peanut Butter and Jellyfish.

To learn more about Jarrett and his books, check out his website.