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Shaking Things Up: 14 Young Women Who Changed the World Cover Image

Many excellent anthologies of famous women may be found on bookshelves these days. ...

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Blast From the Past

Women Who Changed the World: 50 Amazing Americans: 50 Amazing Americans Cover Image

Laurie Calkhoven's collection of brief biographies of Women Who Changed the World (Scholastic, $8.99) is an essential...

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YA Pick

Here We Are: Feminism for the Real World Cover Image

"Feminism demands change," Malinda Lo writes in this empowering anthology's opening chapter. The rest of the book demonstrates this perfectly, as it shows how fe...

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Hello Hello Cover Image

Join our signed first editions club and have a first edition, first printing of a new children’s picture book delivered each month directly to your doorstep (or pick it up at the store). The March book is Hello, Hello by Brendan Wenzel (Chronicle, $17.99).



Mamoo Kids Zipper Totes

Gifts for Kids

Mamoo creates awe-inspiring bags for active, adventurous kids. The zipper totes are handcrafted in Oakland, CA from 100% natural cotton canvas with adjustable cross-body strap and are machine washable. They are just the right size to hold standard-size kids’ folders.


Teen Book Group

The Teen Book Group for teens ages 13–16 meets on the fourth Sunday of the month at 3:30 p.m., downstairs in the Children and Teens Department, to discuss and dissect a book of our choosing. The next meeting is on March 25 at 3:30 and we will be reading Front Lines by Michael Grant. Have questions? Interested in joining? Email Emily at