Veterans Day—Honor Our Vets

Tuesday, November 11, 2014, is Veterans Day.  All SLPL locations will be closed in observance of the holiday.  Honor our veterans by reading these insightful books, giving back and listening to their stories, and showing heart.

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Veterans Day by Rebecca Rissman
This book introduces readers to what it means to celebrate Veterans Day, and shows them why this holiday is so special.

Veterans Day by Arlene Worsley
Veterans Day is a time to honor the soldiers who have fought for the United States in war. From the first celebration after World War I to celebrations across the country today, Veterans Day provides an in-depth and informative overview of the holiday. Veterans Day has easy-to-read text that is supplemented by beautiful photos, maps, and sidebars. This title also features a hands-on activity and a recipe for a dish commonly enjoyed during the holiday.

Veterans Day by Robert Walker
Veterans Day is a time to honor the men and women who have served in the United States Armed Forces. Young readers will learn about the soldiers this holiday celebrates and how the occasion is marked across the country on November 11th.

Veterans Day by Marlene Targ Brill
This history of Veterans Day includes a timeline and glossary, and reflections by all types of veterans.

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