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A Kid at Heart!

Today the 2014 Reading Road Trip began with a visit to the Mount Ayr Public Library! The building isn’t usually open on Wednesday mornings, but they were kind enough to open for me!

Then again, when you personally know the “Queen of the Library” you can get in whenever you want!

Although, I have to admit, Miss Mary Kathryn keeps a close watch over everyone that enters her kingdom.

This is my eighth year of traveling with the Reading Road Trip, and I’m [...]

Try Not to Spill on the Cape!

When I pulled into the Sidney Public Library this morning I was greeted by Evelyn Birkby, a true SUPERSTAR in the community.

As I entered the library I thought I had been transported to this summer’s new Pixar movie, “BRAVE!”

I’ve discovered through my travels that sometimes the smallest audience members have the most energy!

I built up a big appetite after my morning story times! Usually, my “hunger games” happen while eating in the car as I rush off to my next [...]

The Flood Waters Rise!

As soon as I stopped by the Creston Public Library today they handed me a sand bag!

That’s because their library had been flooded!

I was afraid I wouldn’t be able to do story time!

But Librarian Sue cut a deal with a local church!

My ant and grasshopper story time was saved!

Next it was off to Mount Ayr! I’m not sure how, but I ended up with a tiny castle and a flower in my hair!

Mount Ayr kids really love United States [...]