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TumbleBooks - TumbleBooks take existing picture books and add animation, sound, music and narration to produce an electronic picture book which kids can read or have read to them. Stories are available in English, Spanish, French and Chinese. There are also book-related puzzles and games and growing collections of chapter books, classic children's books and children's audiobooks. Requires Flash.
Choosing Baby and Toddler Books - information from Duluth Public Library staff.
Parents' Guide to Graphic Novels for Teens - what are graphic novels and why should my teen read them?
Web Sites for Parents: These sites have been selected by Duluth Public Library staff. See also a list of sites for Homeschoolers.
Located next to the picture
book bins at the Main Library is a wide array of books and magazines
dealing with parenting and teaching issues. If you need suggestions
for: baby names; how to deal with the "terrible twos";
getting your reluctant reader to like books; how to talk with
your teen and much more, this is the place to start.
Toy Collection: Are you planning a long trip or a birthday party? Are the grandchildren visiting? Would you like to try out a toy that you've been considering buying? Or would you just like an alternative to what's on your game shelf at home? The Main Library has a large selection available to check out, from infant toys and flash cards to board games and stilts.
Big Book Collection: These oversized versions of popular children's stories are real crowd-pleasers. They are located in the children's area of the Main Library near the Parent-Teacher collection. An extended loan period is available for teachers and daycare providers.
Duluth Public Library, 520 W. Superior St., Duluth, MN 55802