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Golden Threads

book titleCelebrate the Children’s Book Festival with Dublin City Libraries. There are a lot of books to enjoy from our TumbleBooks collection. Today, we have chosen ‘Golden Threads’, written by Suzanne Del Rizzo and illustrated by Miki Sato. Emi loves her stuffed fox but then a storm sweeps the fox away.

Daisy Diaz Shakes Up Camp

book titleCelebrate the Children’s Book Festival with Dublin City Libraries. There are a lot of books to enjoy from our TumbleBooks collection. Today, we have chosen ‘Daisy Diaz Shakes Up Camp’, written by Lisa Harkrader and illustrated by John Abbott Nez. Grace and her friends are delighted to be back in camp. Then a new girl arrives with a wonderful idea.

Meet the Meerkat

book titleCelebrate the Children’s Book Festival with Dublin City Libraries. There are a lot of books to enjoy from our TumbleBooks collection. Today, we have chosen ‘Meet the Meerkat’, written by Darrin Lunde and illustrated by Patricia J. Wynne. This is a non-fiction book all about the meerkat.

Let’s Go!

book titleCelebrate the Children’s Book Festival with Dublin City Libraries. There are a lot of books to enjoy from our TumbleBooks collection. Today, we have chosen ‘Let’s Go!’ written by Lizann Flatt and illustrated by Scot Ritchie. This book takes the reader on a trip through time to discover the history of transport.

Wiggle and Waggle

book titleCelebrate the Children’s Book Festival with Dublin City Libraries. There are a lot of books to enjoy from our TumbleBooks collection. Today, we have chosen ‘Wiggle and Waggle’, written by Caroline Arnold and illustrated by Mary Peterson. Enjoy the adventures of two worms, Wiggle and Waggle.

Mitchell Goes Bowling

book titleCelebrate the Children’s Book Festival with Dublin City Libraries. There are a lot of books to enjoy from our TumbleBooks collection. Today, we have chosen ‘Mitchell Goes Bowling’, written by Hallie Durand and illustrated by Tony Fucile. As Mitchell loves to knock things down, he is delighted when his dad takes him bowling for the first time. For Mitchell though, the game is trickier than he thinks.

The Journey of Oliver K. Woodman

book titleCelebrate the Children’s Book Festival with Dublin City Libraries. There are a lot of books to enjoy from our TumbleBooks collection. Today, we have chosen ‘The Journey of Oliver K. Woodman’, written by Darcy Pattison and illustrated by Joe Cepeda.  Follow Oliver as he crosses the United States. Oliver is made of wood and people who help him on his way write to Uncle Ray, who made him, to report on his progress.

School Tumblebooks with The Best Excuse

book titleWhether you are returning to school or starting school, over the next few weeks we will be highlighting school-related stories available from our TumbleBooks collection. Today, we have chosen a story called ‘The Best Excuse’, written by Ellen Feinman Moss and illustrated by Charmain Lee. Jesse is always late for school. One day, he is determined to be on time but he still turns up late.  When his teacher asks him why, he tells her and his classmates an amazing story.

Debut Novel is International Booker Prize Winner

book titleA Dutch writer has become the youngest author to win the International Booker Prize. Marieke Lucas Rijneveld, 29, was announced as the winner for 'The Discomfort of Evening', a dark story about a devout farming family in a strict Christian community in the rural Netherlands.

School Tumblebooks with I Will Never Get a Star

book titleWhether you are returning to school or starting school, over the next few weeks we will be highlighting school-related stories available from our TumbleBooks collection. Today, we have chosen a story called ‘I Will Never Get a Star on Mrs. Benson’s Blackboard’, written and illustrated by Jennifer K. Mann. Rose makes so many mistakes in class that she worries that she will never get a star on Mrs Benson’s blackboard.

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