The library system is moving to a new mobile app! The current library mobile app will not be available after January 3, 2018. This only relates to the library’s mobile app (used on phones and tablets). You can still connect to the library through your desktop, laptop, or mobile device’s web browser at https://menlopark.bibliocommons.com/ Projected date for the new mobile app is February 1, 2018. We apologize for the inconvenience
Who Was: Author Biographies
Dr. Seuss; Roald Dahl; Maurice Sendak; Jeff Kinney; Laura Ingalls Wilder; J. K. Rowling
Findaway World Llc Who Was Roald Dahl? By True Kelley, read by Rene Ruiz. Listen to find out more about a young boy who raced tricycles with his sister, a heroic pilot in World War II, and one of the most famous children's book authors of all time.
Who Is Jeff Kinney? By Patrick Kinney, read by Ramón de Ocampo. Listen to find out more about a boy who played practical jokes and made up funny stories, a college student with a popular comic strip, and the author-illustratorof the hit Diary of a Wimpy Kid series.
Who Is J. K. Rowling? By Pamela D. Pollack and Meg Belviso, read by Cassandra Campbell. Listen to find out more about a little girl with a big imagination, a teenager who stood up to bullies, and the creator of a boy wizard named Harry.
Who Was Maurice Sendak? By Janet Pascal, read by Arthur Morey. Listen to find out more about the son of a dressmaker and storyteller, an author and illustrator of well-loved children's picture books, and a costume and set designer for operas and ballets.
Who Was Dr. Seuss? By Janet Pascal, read by Danny Campbell. Listen to find out more about a boy who loved zoos and drawing silly animals, a college student voted "least likely to succeed," and an author and illustrator who changed children's books forever.
Who Was Laura Ingalls Wilder? By Patricia Brennan Demuth, read by Kimberly Farr. Listen to find out more about a pioneer family that traveled west by covered wagon, a girl who lived in the Little House on the Prairie, and the author of the beloved Little House books.