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Posted on: November 26, 2014 at 3:54 pm, in

Welcome to the RPL Kids’ Staff Picks Blog! for something new? Check out what RPL staff are reading, and find your next great read!

To Fudge Or Not To Fudge

Posted on: November 23, 2014 at 4:17 pm, in

By Nancy CocoFrom the “Candy-Coated” series of mysteries comes “ToFudge or Not to Fudge.” Do not be fooled by the playful title. This is a great little mystery. The characters are intelligent and relatable. The mystery is not dumbed down at all, there was two points that I was taken by surprise and did not […]

U2: The Definitive Biography

Posted on: November 21, 2014 at 3:09 pm, in

by John JoblingU2 is one of the biggest bands in the world, going strong pretty much from their start in the late ’70s with hardly a break in between.  This new biography spans their whole career up until late 2013, so it doesn’t cover their controversial Apple-funded release of their newest album. That said, it’s […]

The Miniaturist

Posted on: November 14, 2014 at 10:56 am, in

The Miniaturistby Jessie BurtonExcellent! The lyrical, inviting writing of author Jessie Burton lulls you into the story of Petronella Oortman. The description of Amsterdam in the 1600s is intriguing and so alive you feel you are walking along the cobblestone paths and smelling the tantalizing sugar loaves while keeping one eye out for the ever […]


Posted on: November 10, 2014 at 4:30 pm, in

Annabel by Kathleen WinterSet in the unforgiving landscape of Labrador, Annabel tells the story of a child who is born both male and female.  His father, Treadway, immediately decides the baby will be a boy and his name will be Wayne.  His parents, with the help of the medical community, raise Wayne as a boy and hide the […]