Caitlin Quinn, Children's Librarian, Eagle Rock Branch Library


Collage of poetry books for children

Sheer Perfection, No Objection, Near Confection: Poetry for Kids

April 21, 2020

"Sheer perfection, no objection, near confection" —Fred Rogers

4 childrens book covers

Building With Books

December 10, 2019

“The great thing about architecture is that it’s everywhere,” my father would assert with enthusiasm. He, himself, was a Los Angeles-based architect and it felt nothing short of magical to see his hand-drawn sketches transform over time into three-dimensional spaces.

a boy and a bear in a painted wood

Take a Hike!

November 16, 2019

Los Angeles is saturated with sunshine something close to 300 days a year with an equally impressive number of hiking trails from Malibu Creek State Park to Burbank’s Wildwood Canyon.

8 book covers of cats

Children’s Books With Cattitude

September 10, 2019

Cats and good story telling go together like, well, bagels and cream cheese. Children’s book authors and illustrators know this, resulting in no shortage of stories starring some adorable, clever, and often mischievous furry friends.