Did you know . . .
that Margaret Wise Brown's book "Little Fur Family" was wrapped in real rabbit's fur when it was first published ("The Important Thing About Margaret Wise Brown")?
that Venetia Burney was only 11-years-old when she named a planet ("The Girl Who Named Pluto")?
that some kids have to take a boat to get to school each day ("To Live on an Island")?
that Blue Whales are bigger than train carriages ("A Book About Whales")?
If you didn't know these things, then you will definitely want to stop by the Children's Department to check out our new books!
The mission of the North Manchester Public Library is to provide materials, programs, and services necessary to meet the recreational and educational needs of the community in an easily-accessible facility, which is a community center of activity and information.