This section contains specifics as to special services to readers that the Pioneer Library System provides through the hometown libraries.
Also includes regular articles highlighting the collections as well as book reviews written by staff and patrons.
- Published on Sunday, 06 April 2014 09:00
Spring brings a time with different kinds of severe weather. Weather can sometimes be scary, especially when you don't know much about what's happening or what causes weather changes. We've provided a few titles below to help explain the different types of weather to children. Feel free to check them out!
Weather by Catriona Clarke
What makes the wind blow? How can rain sometimes be red? Why are tornadoes like vacuum cleaners? You'll find out the answers and lots more about weird and wonderful weather in this fascinating book.
Weather by Tamra Orr
Provides step-by-step instructions for performing experiments designed to answer such questions about the weather as what makes it rain, how do scientists measure air pressure, and how does temperature affect air movement.
- Published on Friday, 07 February 2014 16:37
The Sequoyah Administrative Team and the Pioneer Library System are proud to announce the following books for the 2014 Oklahoma Sequoyah Book Award Masterlists. Voting has already begun, so check out these great books before you vote.
Children's (Grade 3-5)
- Alma Flor Ada and Gabriel M. Zubizarreta - Dancing Home
- Sarah Aronson - Beyond Lucky
- Randi Barrow - Saving Zasha
- Joan Bauer - Close to Famous
- Doreen Cronin - The Trouble with Chickens
- Cynthia DeFelice - Wild Life
- Jessica Day George - Tuesdays at the Castle
- Jennifer Jacobson - Small as an Elephant
- Thanhha Lai - Inside Out & Back Again
- Kate Messner - Marty McGuire
- Kadir Nelson - Heart and Soul: The Story of America and African Americans
- Dorothy Hinshaw Patent - Saving Audie: A Pit Bull Puppy Gets a Second Chance
- Dan Santat - Sidekicks
- Lee Wardlaw - Won Ton: A Cat Tale Told in Haiku
- Sally Warner - EllRay Jakes is NOT a Chicken!
- Ruth White - You'll Like it Here (Everybody Does)