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Pam Parish

Media specialist, Melissa Judy, has put together a recommended reading list for the month of September. This month we highlight National Beard Day on the September 2 and Mexican Independence Day on the September16 with Mexican authors or books about Mexico. View her suggestions for all ages below.

Age: Birth-6

Book-O-Beards: A Wearable Book by Donald Lemke and, Bob Lentz (Illustrator)


The Coolest Beard by Betty Tekle and Nicholas Alexander (Illustrator)


Our World: Mexico by Cynthia Harmony and, Claudia Navarro (Illustrator)


Age: 5-11

The Lumberjack's Beard by Duncan Beedie 


A Day in the Life of Buddy the Bearded Dragon by Greta Garland


Off We Go to Mexico by Laurie Krebs and Christopher Corr (Illustrator)


Age: 10-14

I Want A Bearded Dragon by Tristan Pulsifer and Jacquelyn Elnor Johnson


Who Was Blackbeard? by James Buckley Jr, Who HQ, and Joseph J. M. Qiu (Illustrator)


Mexico by Colleen Sexton


Age: 13-18

Blackbeard the Pirate by Ross Gillies


The House on Mango Street by Sandra Cisneros


I Am Not Your Perfect Mexican Daughter by Erika L. Sanchez


Age: 18+

Beard Theology: A Holy History of Hairy Faces by Church Mouse,  Dave Walker


Song of Dewey Beard: Last Survivor of the Little Bighorn by Philip Burnham 


Mexico by James A. Michener and Steve Berry

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