Woman with shoulder-length dark hair eating Thanksgiving Turkey

Digital Book Display: Food!

Enjoy our newest digital book display with food inspired stories, food- and Thanksgiving-related articles from our databases, and a fun digital coloring sheet! Click around the slide to find out what we have selected for you this month!…

Ms. Ashlee Reading on a stack of books; 6 books on display

Ms. Ashlee’s Favorite Picture Books of 2021

Between my storytimes and reading to my young kids at home, I read a lot of picture books. I thought I would share some of my favorites that have been published this year. I hope you enjoy them as much and my kids and I did!

Norman Didn’t Do It! (Yes, he did.) by Ryan T. Higgins

Norman and Mildred are best friends….

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Virtual Story Times: Fall Session 2

Join us for stories, songs, fingerplays, movement, and much more during these virtual story times on Zoom with your BTPL youth librarians. Story Time Kits for Little Zoomers and Preschool Story Time registered participants are available for pickup in Youth Services.

Little Zoomers Story Time

Story time for infants, toddlers, and their caregivers on Thursday mornings at 10:30 a.m….

Screenshot of Bloomfield Township Library's Youth Database Page with five categories that are world languages, reading and recommendations, elementary and early learning, middle grade research and homework help, and more to explore

How to Find Youth Databases

Did you know that we offer a variety of online databases specifically for children? These tools are great for homework help, learning a new language, finding books to read, and more! Click on the link below for a video demonstrating where to go on our website to find these online resources.


Witch holding Happy Halloween Sign

Halloween Digital Book Display

Enjoy our latest digital book display! Click around for Halloween books, videos, games, and information on bats, pumpkins, and the moon!



  • Blond girl with fingers crossed behind her back
    Bad Sister
  • A girl wearing a backpack floats a little while standing in a narrow Japanese alleyway.
    Temple Alley Summer
  • A girl with a parrot and a boy wade through water. Barbed wire is visible in the foreground, and a bright, shiny city is in the background.
    Born Behind Bars
  • Two girls looking out at the sea in a mermaid frame
    Hazel Bly and the Deep Blue Sea
  • Basketball with face of the author, title Dragon Hoops by Gene Luen Yang
    Dragon Hoops
  • Four happy dogs are gathered outdoors, with a fifth brooding from the shadows and a cat peeking out from a window in a nearby house.
    Secondhand Dogs
  • Book cover displaying Navajo boy with his grandmother in front of campfire. A cloud shaped like a creature can be seen in the sky.
    Healer of the Water Monster
  • Book cover displaying young person leaning pensively over an apartment balcony railing.
    Sunny Days Inside
  • A Single Stone book cover. Image of seven people digging under a mountain.
    A Single Stone
  • Paper Heart By Cat Patrick Yellow Heart With Blue Shadow Of A Girl Standing On The Left Curve Of The Heart
    Paper Heart
  • Stella Book Jacket - Girl Hugging Beagle dog in front of a tree
  • Hideandseeker
    Hide and Seeker