On My Bookshelf for 1 Jun 2015 – Children’s Books

These are the most popular books at my library. Last month, kids have asked for these books the most, and/or commented on how much they love them.



Diary of a Lottery Winner’s Daughter by Penelope Bush

Awful Auntie by David Walliams

The Boy in the Dress by David Walliams, Quentin Blake (illustrator)

The Twits by Roald Dahl, Quentin Blake (Illustrator)

The Hen Who Wouldn’t Give Up by Jill Tomlinson, Paul Howard

Shadow Forest (Shadow Forest #1) by Matt Haig

Samuel Blink and the Runaway Troll (Shadow Forest #2) by Matt Haig


Happy Reading!

On My Bookshelf for 8 Apr 2015 – Children’s Picture Books

Since most of my job at the library is about children’s reading activities, I wanted to post a list of some of the books I’ve been keeping under my desk. These are books that I found cute, or ones that parents/kids have recommended to me.

I Don’t Like Gloria by Margaret Chamberlain

The Queen’s Knickers by Nicolas Allan

The Something by Rebecca Cobb

There’s a Shark in the Bath by Sarah McIntyre

My Teacher is a Monster! by Peter Brown

Lucky Wish Mouse Best Friends by Clara Vulliamy

Peace at Last by Jill Murphy

Introducing Limelight Larry by Leigh Hodgkinson

Warren and the Very Windy Day by Liane Payne

Puffin Peter by Petr Horacek

Dinosaur Rescue! by Penny Dale