Larkspur Library Blog

Jun 21

2012 Horn Book- Boston Globe Award Winners Announced

Posted on June 21, 2012 at 4:08 PM by Teresa Capasso

Congratulations are in order to children's author Mac Barnett, who visited Larkspur Library last month! His picture book "Extra Yarn" won the 2012 Horn Book-Boston Globe Award for Best Picture Book.  Mac has written many other wonderful books, including "Chloe and the Lion", "Guess Again" and "Mustache!", all of which are available at Larkspur Library.
Jun 21

Popular Author Mac Barnett @Larkspur Library May 17

Posted on June 21, 2012 at 4:08 PM by Teresa Capasso

We are thrilled to announce that popular author Mac Barnett will visit Larkspur Library on Thursday May 17th at 4:00.  The author of many children's books including "Billy Twitters and His Blue Whale Problem", "Extra Yarn", and the Brixton Brothers will share stories and tales from his adventures as a children's writer.  Space is limited, please RSVP to, or phone 927-5005. Children ages 5 and older please.

Apr 20

Vote now for the Children's Choice Book Awards!

Posted on April 20, 2012 at 11:47 AM by Teresa Capasso

Children's Choice Awards

The Children's Choice Book Awards are the only national book awards chosen by kids and teens. Vote now for your favorite books and check back to see who wins.  Winners will be announced on May 7th to kick off Children's Book Week, which is May 7-13 this year.