lucha libros

Lucha Libros: Starting Year 4!

For the past few years, 2nd and 3rd graders have come to the library every first Wednesday of the month to answer questions about a book they read and earn […]

The Lucha Libros Class of 2017--and a new Champion!

Last night thirty-six 2nd and 3rd graders and their families came to the Donald R. Wright Auditorium to answer questions about the book Fantastic Mr. Fox / El Superzorro by […]

The Talented Clementine: Lucha Libros

Last night kids came to Central to answer questions about The Talented Clementine by Sara Pennypacker. What a hilarious book! Clementine’s class is putting on a talent show and she […]

Lucha Libros: Big Nate Goes for Broke

Last night kids answered questions about the book Big Nate Goes for Broke / Nate el grande invencíble by Lincoln Peirce. The questions were much harder this time and fewer […]

Lucha Libros Battle: Winter of the Ice Wizard

We had some great guest scorekeepers at our Lucha Libros battle last night.  One of them was our new Library Director, Michelle Perera!  She stopped by after work to check out […]

Geronimo Stilton and the Fickle Nature of Love

In Geronimo Stilton’s tenth novel, All Because of a Cup of Coffee, he describes the way he fell head over paws for a lady mouse named Stephanie von Sugarfur, a […]

Lucha Libros: Haunted Castle on Hallow's Eve

Things went much smoother at our most recent Lucha Libros battle on November 2nd. I noticed we had slightly lower attendance than last month… World Series Game 7, perhaps? 😉 […]

Lucha Libros: Junie B Jones and a Little Monkey Business

Last night there was a long line here in the Central Library great hall–around 120 people came to support their 2nd and 3rd grade students in answering questions about the […]

On Tuesday, May 3, our 2nd and 3rd grade luchadores gathered together for one last battle, answering questions about Neil Gaiman’s hilarious book Fortunately, the Milk / El galáctico, pirático […]

Lucha Libros: April Battle, Stink the Incredible Shrinking Kid

We read and tested on another Megan McDonald book for Lucha Libros this month: Stink, The Incredible Shrinking Kid / Stink el increíble niño menguante.  The book wasn’t a hard read, but […]