Staff Lists

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Adults

Wrongful Conviction Day - Oct. 2nd

To bring light to Wrongful Conviction Day, this list is filled with testimonies and stories of Wrongful Convictions.

Fall Down the Rabbit Hole with These Microhistories

We've all been there: we google one thing we can't remember and the next thing you know, it's been three hours!

¡Si se puede! Celebrating Hispanic Heritage Month!

September 15th is the start of National Hispanic Heritage Month (which runs through October 15th).

Queen Elizabeth II

Materials in honor of Queen Elizabeth II.

Teens

Creature Feature: YA Novels for the Monster Inside of You

Sometimes, we're all a little monsterous. Here, you'll find a currated selection of books to feed the monster inside of you.

Short Stories for Teens and Tweens

Short on word count, big on story. Check out one of these short story anthologies to celebrate Short Story Month this May!

The Fault in Our Stars

A great way to find your next read is to check out the kcpl_teens profile.

A Court of Thorns and Roses

A great way to find your next read is to check out your teen librarian's recommendation lists in the kcpl_teens profile.

Children

Family-Friendly Halloween

Halloween isn't all scary, it can be fun too!

Books to Celebrate Rosh Hashanah

The Jewish New Year is celebrated from September 25 - September 27 in 2022. Check out these books all about this holiday

Books to Celebrate Rosh Hashanah

The Jewish New Year is celebrated from September 25 - September 27 in 2022. Check out these books all about this holiday

Celebrating Bilingual Books for Kids!

A great way to introduce children to new cultures and languages--and find some great stories in the process--is to read bilingual books.
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