RUMFORD – Rumford Public Library announces new children’s books added to the shelves.


“Girls in Pants: The Third Summer of the Sisterhood,” Ann Brashares; “Me and Billy,” James Lincoln Collier; “Pickle and Penguin,” Lawrence David; “Rakkety Tam,” Brian Jacques; “Baby Brains,” Simon James; “The Red Book,” Barbara Lehman.

Also, “Rosie in Chicago: Play Ball!,” Carol Matas; “You’re All My Favorites,” Sam McBratney; “Squirrel and John Muir,” Emily Arnold McCully; “Basho and the River Stones,” Tim Myers; “Jingle the Brass,” Patricia Newman; “Christmas Gifts,” Susan Heyboer O’Keefe.

Also, “Ancient Greece and the Olympics,” Mary Pope Osborne; “Molly McGinty Has a Really Good Day,” Gary Paulsen; “Christmas Morning,” Cheryl Ryan; “The Grim Grotto,” Lemony Snicket; “The Ugly Caterpillar,” Carl Sommer; The Shadows of Ghadames Joelle Stolz; “Coming on Home Soon,” Jacqueline Woodson; “Prince Across the Water,” Jane Yolen.


“Isaac Newton: Organizing the Universe,” William J. Boerst; “The Civil War,” Walter A. Hazen; “Be Healthy! It’s a Girl Thing,” Mavis Jukes; “Ichiro Suzuki,” David S. Leigh; “Mickey Mantle,” John Marlin; “Victoria Woodhull: First Woman Presidential Candidate,” Jacqueline McLean.

Also, “A Dream of Freedom: The Civil Rights Movement from 1954 to 1968,” Diane McWhorter; “The Ordeal of Olive Oatman,” Margaret Rau; “Promises to Keep: How Jackie Robinson Changed America,” Sharon Robinson; “The Busy Body Book: A Kid’s Guide to Fitness,” Lizzy Rockwell.

Also, “Get Some Exercise!,” Angela Royston; “I Love Yoga: A Guide for Kids and Teens,” Ellen Schwartz; “Diamond Life: Baseball Sights, Sounds and Swings,” Charles R. Smith Jr.; “How Baseball Works,” Keltie Thomas; “Lou Gehrig,” Kevin Viola.

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