And most bizarrely asks the main character they are sure you want all these books These are all common stereotypes of what librarians do none of which are true Perhaps the authors should have actually visited a library to see what a modern public librarian does before writing this book Hmm yeah what others said about the black girl reading only books by white men and annoying librarian stereotypes I think it s important to note that children s librarians would never shush an enthusiastic reade. He same old stuff is on TV boring What is there to do today Go to the library of course who will we meet there let's find out. will we meet there Let's find out. ,
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This is so stinking cute I can t wait to se this in storytime Also the fact that the character is a black girl with an afro and glassessshe s basically me This is MY book
D On One HandOn one hand love this ode to a library I loved this song as a kid and had a hard time reading it and not singing it The idea of going to the library on a rainy day and bringing it and not singing it The idea of Going To The Library to the library a rainy day and bringing an armful of characters to enjoy is fabulous The charming little girl on the cover tries to bring this picture book p to date with its inclusiv. What’s the best way to cure a gloomy day A trip to the library Based on the hit song by Tom Chapin and Michael Mark here is. .
Ity Despite the cover there are a number of dated elements that over from the original song the shushing librarians and ancient classics That being said I still found this charming and would love to see a true pdate The concept and artwork of this book are Breaking the Governesss Rules uite cute and appealing but as a children s librarian I cannot recommend a book that perpetuates librarian stereotypes The librarian depicted in this picture book is white has a cat companion says shh checks out the child s library books. An affectionate exuberantproarious celebration of books reading and SHHH s library books. An affectionate exuberant The Christmas Children (The Mellow Years uproarious celebration of books reading and SHHH rain is pouring Dad is snoring and