Have you tried BookFlix? Try it; you'll like it!
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(Remote access; Portland residents, enter your library card number when prompted.)
Have You Checked Out an eBook from the Portland Library’s DOWNLOADABLE COLLECTION yet??
Go to http://www.portlandlibraryct.org/ and click on Downloadable eBooks & Audio Books. Then Log-in and search the titles that are available. The titles are available for many different devices such as Kindle, Nook, iPod, iPad, iPhone, etc.
World Book Online for Kids is a general reference web site developed especially for younger library patrons. The site offers simple navigation, easy-to-read articles, multimedia, and a wealth of engaging games, interactive tools, and activities. The encyclopedia is available at home or in the Library from the Library’s database web page .
These databases can be accessed with your library card from home or from the
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Diary of a Wimpy Kid Readalikes
Diary of a Wimpy Kid: Hard Luck, will be released on November 5. Need suggestions for what to read while you wait or when you’ve finished? Try these great readalike series!
The Riot Brothers (Mary Amato) J FIC AMA
Origami Yoda (Tom Angleberger) J FIC ANG
I Funny (James Patterson) J FIC PAT
Big Nate (Lincoln Peirce) J FIC PEI
Dork Diaries (Rachel Renee Russell) J FIC RUS
Wonkenstein (Obert Skye) J FIC SKY
My Life as a Book (Janet Tashjian) J FIC TAS
Babymouse (Jennifer Holm) J Graphic Fic HOL
Dear Dumb Diary (Jim Benton) J PB BEN
Nutmeg Children's Book Award - The award, sponsored by Connecticut Library Association and the Connecticut Educational Media Association, encourages children in grades 4 -8 to read quality literature and choose their favorites.
Last updated 11/21/2013!