View the full image Saturday, January 30 ~ 11:00 am View the full image 1000 Books Before Kindergarten - Visit the Children's Room for more information. New Picture Books When You Just Have To Roar! by Rachel Robertson Illustrated by Priscilla Prentice JEP ROBERTSON "The children in Ms. Mya's class learn a big word--expectations--and how following them turns every day into the best kind of day." More New Picture Books New Chapter Books - Fiction Bad Kitty Goes to the Vet by Nick Bruel J BRUEL "Even the best bad kitties can get sick, and when it happens, it means just one thing: a visit to the vet!"-- Provided by publisher. New Middle Juniors Fiction 44 Hours or Strike by Anne Dublin MJ DUBLIN The Toronto Dressmakers’ Strike of 1931 brings young Jewish sisters Sophie and Rose together in a fight for better working conditions, decent wages, and for their union. They are faced with unexpected and sometimes violent barriers, and they quickly find that a strike is more than just a march. In the midst of anti-Semitism and the Great Depression, they come together to try to make a lasting change. -- From Amazon Tweens, find your next great read with NoveList K-8 Plus. Check out NoveList K-8 Plus and discover books by your favorite authors and book suggestions and read-alike lists for your favorite books. Go to Online Resources and click on EBSCO to get started. You will need your Verona Public Library card number to login. Mid-Continent Public Library has a great listing of Juvenile Series and Sequels. Check it out now! Newbery Medal awards are presented for the most distinguised conribution to American literature for children up to age 14. Get started now! The Caldecott Medal is presented to artist for the most distinguished American picture book for children. Check it out here.