Reader's Roundtable Episode 35: Reading Month

This month we have a special segment in celebration of March is Reading month where Mari Garza will be talking kids books and reading tips with Lynn Harper, Head Librarian at our Dansville Branch and Kathy Zayko, Youth Services Librarian at our Lansing libraries. But first Cheryl and Jessica chat about what they’re reading and excited about this month.

Jessica’s Picks:

Grief’s Country by Gail Griffin

The Conductors by Nicole Glover

Remote Control by Nnedi Okorafor

Late-Stage Pandemic Is Messing With Your Brain” by Ellen Cushing, The Atlantic.


Cheryl’s Picks:

Dog Flowers: A Memoir by Danielle Geller

A Year at Brandywine Cottage: Six Seasons of Beauty, Bounty, and Blooms by David L. Culp

The Range Eternal by Louise Erdrich


CADL Literacy Resources:

March Is Reading Month Calendar

Early Learning Calendar

Family Literacy Calendar


Marisela’s Picks:

Honeybee by Candace Fleming, illustrated by Eric Rohmann

The Camping Trip by Jennifer K. Mann

A Super Sticky Mistake by Alison Donald, illustrated by Rea Zhai


Lynn’s Picks:

Interstellar Cinderella by Deborah Underwood; illustrated by Meg Hunt

Goat in a Boat “A Frog and Dog book”  by Janee Trasler (series)

Baloney and Friends  by Greg Pizzoli (series)


Kathy’s Picks:

Charlotte’s Web by E.B. White

Emily Windsnap by Liz Kessler (series)

Fox Explores the Night by Martin Jenkins

Warthogs and Banded Mongooses by Kari Schuetz

The Best Friend Plan by Stephanie Calmenson and Joanna Cole