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Oz the Great and Powerful is the 13th movie based on Frank L. Baum's 1900 book. And, Baum wrote 13 more Oz books. According to the Library of Congress, The Wizard of Oz is the most-watched movie ever. And a People magazine poll found it the favorite movie of the 20th century. The Library of Congress has an online exhibition, The Wizard of Oz: An American Fairy Tale.
posted Mar 25, 2013 by Susan W.

Celebrate Women's History Month
Cover Art March is Women's History Month! Why not read a book about an exciting and inspiring woman from the Women's Biographies or Beyond Curie book lists? You can also find fun and fascinating information on our Women's History subject guide.
posted Mar 19, 2013 by Amy L.

Spotlight on Authors
Cover Art Does Dan Gutman make you bust a gut? Are you on the hunt for more Erin Hunter? If you have an author you love, check out the author's website! Many authors post stories, games, and more on their personal websites. We've collected some links to favorites on our Spotlight on Authors page.
posted Mar 11, 2013 by Tony H.

Are you the next J.K. Rowling?
Cover Art If you like to create stories, be sure to attend First Pages for Kids. These writing classes are taught by teachers from the Loft Literary Center. Register today!
posted Mar 4, 2013 by Johannah G.