South Branch Staff Picks Category: Youth

Time for Kids Almanac 2011

Time Almanac
The Time for Kids Almanac 2011 is packed with interesting facts, lists, and quizzes.  You can study this book to study useful facts about the countries of the world or how the U.S. government works. For fun, read about dangerous critters (p. 24), cool new inventions (page 141), and an interview with Justin Bieber (p. 156).

Leaf Trouble by Jonathan Emmett

Leaf TroubleEver wonder why the leaves on a tree change color? So did little squirrel.  Read Leaf Trouble by Jonathan Emmett as mama squirrel explains why the leaves change color and fall off when Summer changes to Autumn.