Newsletter, August 2002

Welcome to the August issue of our newsletter. If you'd like to have each issue delivered to your email address you can sign-up for a subscription.

In This Issue You'll Find:


While there's still a month of summer left check out our list of a few book recommendations for your summer reading. These are picture books, novels and nonfiction titles which have moved us the past year. Summer Reading.

Here are a few upcoming appearances, speeches or workshops by Carol:

  • September 9, 2002 - St. Rocco's Club, Westfield, MA.
  • Sept 24-27, 2002 - Kentucky Rural Librarians Convention, General Butler State Resort and Park, KY.
  • October 11, 2002 - Columbia, SC.
  • October 14, 2002 - Teacher-In-Service, Henrico County, VA.
  • October 21, 2002 - AIMS. Convention, Baltimore, MD
  • November 23, 2002 - Foundation for Children's Books, Boston College, Boston, MA

You can find out more information on any of these by writing to Carol Hurst at

For those who missed our last newsletter the most recent additions to our web site are:

Featured Author: Arnold Lobel.
Featured Subject: Buildings and Architecture in Children's Books.
Featured Book: A Single Shard by Linda Sue Park.
Featured Subject: The Great Depression in Children's Books.
Featured Subject: US States in Children's Books.
Featured Subject: Wind in Children's Books.

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Featured Subject: Reading Aloud.

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