May is Asian American and Pacific Islander (AAPI) Heritage Month, and we’re ready to celebrate at Lawrence Public Library with graphic novels for every reader!
Content warning // hate crimes - In the aftermath of the March 16th shooting in Atlanta where a white gunman killed eight people, six of them women of Asian descent, celebrated Asian-American author Lisa Ko tweeted, “White supremacy is not going to be dismantled through diverse reading lists.”
If you tuned into this year’s presidential inauguration, you may now have major heart-eyes for Amanda Gorman, the 22-year-old National Youth Poet Laureate who stole the show as she read her free verse poem, “The Hill We Climb.”
My colleague Margo and I are starting a new book club this fall—Young Fiction Book Club, where we'll be introducing young readers to diverse books by diverse au
I started my job as a Youth Services Assistant at LPL a few months ago. It’s my first time working in Children’s, and it shows (a little). Needless to say, ch