September Book Stack: School

Our September Book Stack recognizes, appreciates, and explores books in the Read to Them library that incorporate the element of school, our at The Lamp-Post theme for this month. Did someone just ring the bell? Let’s dive in! The World According to Humphrey by Betty G. Birney  Longfellow School’s favorite classroom pet ventures home with students and teachers, … Read more

Cynthia Lord Meets Us at The Lamp-Post 

We just can’t get enough of books that take place in school!   We’ve already learned so much from Save Me a Seat’s authors, Sarah Weeks and Gita Varadarajan. Stories have taken place in school for as long as children’s literature has been around, offering roadmaps for kids who may be a little lost. It’s always … Read more

Gita Varadarajan Meets Us at The Lamp-Post 

By now, the school year has kicked off and kids have settled back into the classroom.    To celebrate the new year of learning fun, we are meeting at The Lamp-Post to discuss some soon-to-be classic school stories – Because of the Rabbit by Cynthia Lord, Save Me a Seat by Sarah Weeks and Gita Varadarajan, … Read more

Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month

At Read to Them, we strive to offer an array of books that reflect the richness and diversity of the schools we serve. For Hispanic Heritage Month (September 15th-October 15th), we would like to highlight our books that feature stories and characters from the Latino community. Check them out below: Lola Levine Is Not Mean! … Read more