Posters and Décor

We Are Water Protectors Poster

This poster from artist Michaela Goade is an homage to the 2020 Caldecott Medal-winning book she illustrated, We Are Water Protectors, written by Carole Lindstrom. Inspired by the many Indigenous-led movements across North America, We Are Water Protectors issues an urgent rallying cry to safeguard the Earth’s water from harm and corruption. Michaela is honored to work with Indigenous authors and tribal organizations in the creation of much-needed Indigenous books for young readers.

$18.00
Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Me and Mama Poster

From award-winning illustrator and author Cozbi A. Cabrera comes this heartwarming poster inspired by her 2020 picture book, Me and Mama. Like the book, this poster is a celebration of a mother-daughter bond and remind parents and caregivers about the importance of reading together. Me and Mama received both a Coretta Scott King Illustrator Honor and a Caldecott Honor. In addition to writing and illustrating picture books for young readers, Cozbi creates handmade dolls or "muñecas" that are collected around the world.

$18.00
Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Read Tall Tales Poster

Motivating kids and especially hoopsters to read is a slam dunk with this poster from Coretta Scott King-John Steptoe Award-winning illustrator Charly Palmer. The poster features “Gravity,” the greatest ball player to ever lace up a pair of sneakers. Gravity is the central character in The Legend of Gravity: A Tall Basketball Tale, Palmer’s author-illustrator debut available January 4. The book spins a tall tale about a neighborhood basketball hero and is accompanied by vivid art and themes including teamwork, loyalty, friendship, and fun.

$18.00
Wednesday, December 1, 2021

2022 National Library Week Poster

Celebrate National Library Week April 3 - 9, 2022!

“Connect with Your Library” spotlights libraries as places to get connected to broadband, computers, and other technology resources. It reinforces the idea that libraries are places to connect with media, programs, ideas—and, of course, books! Likewise, libraries connect communities to each other. Use this poster as a call to action: an invitation for community members to visit, use, and advocate for their libraries.  

$16.00
Wednesday, December 1, 2021

Digital Citizen Poster

Help tweens and teens become good digital citizens. The decisions they make online are as important as the ones they make in person. In our increasingly digital world, it’s critical that kids learn to navigate online spaces respectfully and safely. These five tips by experts in the field, LeeAnn Lindsey, Ed.D. and Kristen Mattson, Ed.D., will help library users participate fully and sensibly online and in life.

$18.00
Monday, August 2, 2021

Hats Off to Reading Poster

Bear—the star of Jon Klassen’s Geisel Honor book, I Want My Hat Back—takes his hat off to reading in this new poster and bookmark. With the wry humor Klassen is known for, these materials will bring a smile to readers of all ages. Klassen’s “hat trilogy,” which also includes the Caldecott Medal-winning This Is Not My Hat, was capped off by We Found a Hat in 2016.  His most recent book is the New York Times best seller, The Rock from the Sky. Special thanks to Jon Klassen and Candlewick Press.

$18.00
Monday, August 2, 2021

Cat Ninja Poster

Foes turned frenemies Cat Ninja and Master Hamster team up with their new friend Hoot on this action-packed poster and bookmark. Whether it’s books, e-books, or comic books, this trio has an important message: READ! Epic Originals’ Cat Ninja is a hilarious graphic novel series about a lovable family cat named Claude, with a heroic alter-ego—Cat Ninja. Volume 1 sees Claude trying to keep his secret identity under wraps while thwarting the evil plans of slimy thugs, rampaging robots, and a certain rodent nemesis who lives under the same roof!

$18.00
Monday, August 2, 2021

Twins Poster

Reading with your buddy—or your twin sister, for that matter—is double the fun. This new poster, illustrated by Shannon Wright, features twins and best friends Maureen and Francine Carter from the graphic novel series Twins. Written by Coretta Scott King Honor author Varian Johnson, Twins follows the Carter sisters, who do everything together—at least until the start of sixth grade, when it seems like everything changes.

$18.00
Wednesday, March 31, 2021

Fake News Poster

Help users weed out fake news stories and promote critical thinking with these helpful tips for evaluating information. With the proliferation of fake news today, these items show how users can examine social and news media more carefully to avoid hoaxes and misinformation.

Special thanks to author Joanna M. Burkhardt, professor and head librarian at the University of Rhode Island (URI) branch libraries in Providence and Narragansett.

$18.00
Wednesday, March 31, 2021