Books tagged: librarians

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Dancing Fruit Put on a Show!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » Children's Books » Entertainment, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Health
Laugh, love, learn! Kids go bananas over this funtastic story with adorable dancing fruit. It helps grow kid's self-esteem, and sparks interest in healthy fruit and fun activity. The added educational section, "Fun facts about fruit," shows how fun and learning make a berry good "pear." Librarians and teachers find it a peachy story time read. You may be surprised to learn something new too.
Give Your Child the Gift of Reading!
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Literacy, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
This eBook is filled with 40 years of acquired knowledge about how to teach a very critical skill, reading! Reading is the most important of all academic skills because, you see, all learning flows from reading! The making or breaking of a child's academic potential and successful achievement throughout a child’s school career is dependent upon whether he or she learns to read . . . . . . . well!
Ask Your Librarian: Letters to Youth
Price: Free! Words: 12,170. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Categories: Essay » Literature, Nonfiction » Education and Study Guides » Aims & objectives
A series of questions about libraries posed by youth and answered by future librarians at Wayne State University; practicing librarians; and library science professors. Edited by Kafi D. Kamasi, Ph.D., with a foreword by Carl A. Harvey, II, President of the American Association of School Librarians (AASL).
The Ninja Librarian
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,220. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / United States / 19th Century, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.33)
The Ninja Librarian is a humorous set of tall tales set in the highly fictional gold-country town of Skunk Corners. It’s the story of a dusty, tough, unfriendly town that gets a new outlook on life thanks to the advent of the Ninja Librarian—a mild-mannered librarian who offers his wisdom with a little extra when folks don’t listen.
Lightning: A Machine of Death short story
Price: Free! Words: 3,200. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Liz is a librarian becoming disillusioned with her career. As she navigates another day of apathetic public service, she notices a Machine of Death slip left behind as a bookmark by a patron, labeled "Lightning." Liz doesn't know if the bookmark is a piece of someone's past or a warning for the future. Whose bookmark is it, and does Liz want to meet a doomed patron?
Squaw Dresses
Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A society maven with a small dress factory uses intimidation to sell her leftover squaw dresses.
The Good Librarian
Price: Free! Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
An Air Force lieutenant gives his copy of a Walt Whitman book to his sister-in-law for safekeeping during the McCarthy Era, but she refuses to return it.
It Seemed Funny at the Time: A Large Collection of Short Humor
Price: Free! Words: 52,540. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Humor and satire
David Lubar has gathered his best magazine pieces from the past fifteen years, tossed in his most popular works from the early days of online humor, bundled up the comedy material from his national conference talks, and stuffed everything in one juicy volume.
Rumble in the Library!
Price: Free! Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dave Anderson, 'Acquisistions Agent', must help his friend stop a murderer at the library!
The Friendship of Mortals
Series: Herbert West, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 157,970. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(4.50)
Herbert West can revivify the dead – after a fashion. Miskatonic University librarian Charles Milburn agrees to help him, compromising his principles and his romance with Alma Halsey, daughter of the Dean of Medicine. West’s experiments become increasingly risky, but when he prepares to cross the ultimate border, only Charles can save his life – if his conscience lets him.