Author Archives: rlgibson

Into the Woods we go! Picture This 2015

This year’s Picture This program (an annual summer program on the art of children’s books) focuses on fairy tales. We began with Nick Sharratt’s The Foggy Foggy Forest, which allows children to guess what fairy tale characters are in the … Continue reading

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Eleventh birthday morning means owls are arriving!

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The Final Chapter: seventh and final meeting of the Harry Potter Reading Club

The seventh and final meeting of the Harry Potter reading club is tonight! at Westerville Public Library

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(via 15 Insanely Useful Diagrams For Book Lovers) Princess Bride for the win!

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Rockin’ the library for Earth Day 2015

All about rocks for Earth Day wonderworks/STEAM storytime @westervillelibrary

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Here was a real mystery. What are the Deathly Hallows? Why had Dumbledore never mentioned them? What did the title even mean?

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Really, I think this was just a matter of how. He had to be defeated. But how was Rowling going to accomplish that feat? How could she do it? Would it be believable? I’m all for happy endings … but … Continue reading

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Where indeed? I was just as baffled as Harry, Hermione & Ron in thinking of where. Though I was not quite as quick to dismiss Hogwarts.

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Okay, I think this question was very important to some people, but not so much for me. First off, Harry had to live (and others had to live) in order to end up with someone. The couple I did think … Continue reading

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Way too young. Depths of despair indeed. Forever YA sums it up pretty well:  You Will Always Be Our Gilbert Blythe

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