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April 30, 2024

12 Graphic Novels that Will Inspire Readers

Did you like the book or the movie better? These scary tales are sure to give you a fright whether from the pages or on the screen!
March 8, 2024

Celebrate Women’s History Month Books with a FREE Download

January 23, 2024

2024 ALA Award-Winners List + FREE Award-Book Pane + Chance to Win

December 18, 2023

Awesome Picture Book Reads for 2023-24

International Children’s Book Day is on April 2nd. If we didn’t already have a good enough excuse to read children’s books, this day is for sure one!
August 24, 2023

28 Books to Boost STEM Reads in Your Library

July 20, 2023

New Posters to Fire Up STEM Great Reads

June 21, 2023

Journey Back to School with these Great Titles

August 15, 2022

18 Hispanic Books Celebrate A Culture

March 4, 2022

Alexandria Celebrates Women’s History Month with 33 Biographical Books Released in 2022

Check out these fantastic new books to teach students about our incredible women in history! The perfect way to celebrate International Women's Day.
January 7, 2022

7 Picture Books to Read Aloud and Share on Alexandria’s Bulletins

Our new resident librarian has put together a list of picture books and discussions she recommends for students. She also shares how to use Alexandria's Bulletins to engage students, parents, and teachers about what she's reading.
November 30, 2021

5 Easy Holiday Crafts

Looking for fun and inexpensive holiday crafts for your students? Look no further! These easy activities make great decorations and gifts.
September 28, 2021

10 Spooktacular Books that Inspired Scary Movies

Did you like the book or the movie better? These scary tales are sure to give you a fright whether from the pages or on the screen!
March 15, 2021

6 Books to Inspire Crafting

Something we all share at Alexandria is a love for books and reading, which means there’s no shortage of recommendations around here. Since Halloween is just around the corner, we’ve compiled a list of fun and eerie books with options for all ages.
November 30, 2020

Holiday Book Recommendations

Something we all share at Alexandria is a love for books and reading, which means there’s no shortage of recommendations around here. Since Halloween is just around the corner, we’ve compiled a list of fun and eerie books with options for all ages.
March 14, 2018

23 Children’s Books to Read for International Children’s Book Day

International Children’s Book Day is on April 2nd. If we didn’t already have a good enough excuse to read children’s books, this day is for sure one!
February 9, 2018

Use this Library Lesson to Celebrate National Tell a Fairy Tale Day

Fairy tales spark the imagination of kids to believe in marvelous, mysterious, and unexplainable things. From places to people to ideas, fairy tales are the lifeblood of everyone’s childhood. Check out this library lesson and books to celebrate National Tell a Fairy Tale Day on February 26th!
November 17, 2017

Thanksgiving Books We are Grateful For!

In the spirit of November, here are the best five Thanksgiving books to help us remember the history and purpose of Thanksgiving!