Librarian on the Roof

Librarian on the Roof

A True Story

Book - 2013
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Tells the story of dedicated librarian RoseAleta Laurell who camped out on the roof of her library in Texas in order to raise money for the children's section.
Publisher: New York : AV2 by Weigl, 2013.
ISBN: 9781619131477
Characteristics: 32 p. :,col. ill. ;,27 cm.
Additional Contributors: Gilpin, Stephen

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churchstreader
Nov 03, 2012

Get this book--we loved it. Inspirational story about mobilizing a community, all down to the action and imagination and courage of a feisty librarian. We need more stories featuring librarians as heroines, love it!

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mojack
Sep 25, 2010

Inspiring and heart warming! A story about how to get rid of those stuffy, old fashioned libraries.

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SPL_Childrens Jan 13, 2011

SPL_Childrens thinks this title is suitable for between the ages of 5 and 8

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SPL_Childrens Jan 13, 2011

When RoseAleta Laurell started working at the historic old library, it had very few books, furniture or anything else for children. She decided to raise some money to buy these things. How? She sat up on the roof! Yes, a determined RoseAleta sat up on the roof through sun, rain and wind, day and night, until $40,000 was donated to buy the things the library needed for the children of the community.

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