Library Fun With Mrs. Bremer

Proctor Elementary Library - 3/27/20

The Book With No Pictures is on Facebook Live this Friday at noon!

Author B.J. Novak will be reading his laugh out loud picture book this Friday, 3/27. You'll even have a chance to ask questions.

This Week's Highlighted Authors

Mac Barnett is reading his books live on Instagram!

Do you remember how much fun we had in September when Mac B came to Proctor?

Mr. Barnett is currently reading his picture books on Instagram everyday at noon, put on your favorite hat and join Mac's Book Club. (In Instagram, double click on Mac's profile picture and select watch live video - sometimes it takes a minute for it to begin) Stories will be available for 24hrs.

Beginning this week, he will start his chapter books after dark, by reading 1 chapter of Mac B. Kid Spy, Mac Undercover each evening on Instagram TV (IGTV). This is the series that takes place in Castro Valley! The episodes will be available until the end of the school year.

Patricia Polacco is reading her books on Facebook and YouTube!

Click on the links below or subscribe to Ms. Polacco's Youtube channel and listen to her discuss and read her books.

Rechenka's Eggs

Trees of the Dancing Goats

My Rotten Red Headed Older Brother

Hilarious preview of Patricia's latest book: Go Ask Ozzie...

Patricia Polacco is one of Proctor's favorite authors, we were lucky enough to host her on November 18, 2015.

Resources & Information

Welcome to the CVUSD Virtual Library

Enjoy access to online books, databases, our school catalog & more.

CVUSD's Virtual Library

If you have any difficulties accessing the information, please e-mail Mrs. Bremer ( for help.

Press here to listen to stories on Audible

Audible is offering free access to a variety of children's books (in six languages), while schools are closed.

More authors and illustrators

Search the hashtag #operationstorytime on Facebook, Instagram & YouTube and find authors like, Jan Brett and Eric Carle, reading their books for you and illustrators like Mo Willems leading an art lesson.

Go to or follow Instagram & #savewithstories on Facebook to see actors read their favorite books for charity.


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Don't worry, I left the library in the capable hands of my grandson, everything will be fine.

Stay safe and healthy, I hope to see you soon.

Mrs. Bremer

(Thank you to our 2nd graders, Julia K. & Odette M. for their marvelous Mac B. poster/ background artwork)