What's the Point of Maths?

What's the Point of Maths?

incredible historical and contemporary stories explore the often surprising origins of the maths we use today, from number sequences to trigonometry. Crazy facts, magic tricks, and mathematical brainteasers will amuse and entertain even the most reluctant math students. Find out why an hour has 60 rather than 100 minutes and how prime numbers keep the [...]

Tiny Travelers China Treasure Quest

Tiny Travelers China Treasure Quest

About the Author Steven Wolfe Pereira is the Chairman and Co-Founder of Encantos. A Dominican-American born in New York, Steven has been inspired by a world of cultures ever since he was an International Relations major at Tufts University. An avid traveler, Steven has lived all over the world from France to Japan to Mexico [...]

Luz and the Alchemists Folly

Children’s Adventure Date Published: 1/3/2020  Luz, a Peruvian girl, is enjoying her life in Lima with her father. But what she does not know is that something is about to go very, very wrong, because she lives in a future that has been strangely altered by the magic of an overzealous alchemist from the past. [...]

Why Do We Say Good Night?

Why Do We Say Good Night?

Going to bed and turning out the light can be a hard time for many children. Award-winning author Champ Thornton wrote this beautifully designed and illustrated book to help parents comfort their children with three truths about God. As a mother and her little daughter talk, they remember together that God made the night, he [...]

Back to Christmas

Back to Christmas

- Children Christmas book : https://www.amazon.com/Dennis-Canfield/e/B0069RZKCQ/ref=dp_byline_cont_ebooks_1 Find out what happens when the elf in charge of labeling humans naughty or nice tries to save his job at the expense of a family that's forgotten the meaning of Christmas. Kirkus Reviews calls Back to Christmas "A wonderful addition to any Christmas story collection." Audiofile Magazine says this story [...]

National Young Read Day

National Young Read Day

This Tuesday\s blog post is something dear to my heart! Young Read Day ! I am honored to be the part time volunteer librarian for my town so I can bring the joy of reading to everyone. Lisa Young Readers Day is a annual event held on the second Tuesday of November and recognizes the [...]

At the Library

At the Library

Hello -Tuesday fans ! Today is my afternoon at the Library. And we have some special fun planned....Lisa Today's Book: https://www.amazon.com/James-Dean/e/B00AFD8XCO/ref=dp_byline_cont_book_1 Join Pete the Cat from New York Times bestselling artist James Dean as he goes trick-or-treating in this lift-the-flaps book! Pete loves Halloween and candy but not so much scary surprises. Follow Pete as he goes trick-or-treating [...]