Youth Services Staff Picks: October 2020

Betty’s Pick:

The cover of The Very Impatient Caterpillar by Ross Burach, featuring a caterpillar in a cocoon asking "Is it time yet?". Links to the catalog listing.The Very Impatient Caterpillar 

Ross Burach

Picture Book

Linda’s Pick:

The cover of Wolf! by Becky Bloom, featuring a wolf, a pig, a cow, and a duck reading a book together.Wolf!

Becky Bloom

Picture Book

Mandy’s Pick:

The cover for How I Trained My Dog in 10 Days by Norma Lewis, Illustrated by Tom Tinn-Disbury. Cover features a young girl and a dog with a video game controller and a flower in its mouth.How I Trained My Dog in 10 Days

Norma Lewis

Picture Book

Jennifer’s Pick:

Cover of Ronan the Librarian by Tara Luebbe and Becky Cattie, Illustrated by Victoria Maderna. Features a viking holding an axe and a book, as well as two children, a crow, and a treasure chest.Ronan the Librarian

Tara Luebbe and Becky Cattie

Picture Book

Donna’s Pick:

Cover of The Mushroom Fan Club by Elise Gravel. Features an assortment ofcolorful, oddly-shaped mushrooms with faces.The Mushroom Fan Club

Elise Gravel


Kip’s Pick:

Cover of Con Quest by Sam Maggs. Features a crowd of people, many of whom are in cosplay. In front, one of these people holds a shining item up as if they are in a fantasy novel.Con Quest!

Sam Maggs

Middle-grade fiction

Hannahlily’s Pick:

Cover of A Good Kind of Trouble by Lisa Moore Ramée. Features a girl facing away whose pink backpack has pins that include a peace sign and a Black Power fistA Good Kind of Trouble

Lisa Moore Ramée

Middle-grade Fiction

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