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First Chapters: Two Peas in a Pod

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The First Chapters book for the month of November is Two Peas in a Pod by Sarah Mlynowski. This is book number 11 in the Whatever After series.

The first chapter of the book is called Too Bad, So Sad.  Abby is 99.9% sure she’ll be picked to be student leader of the school carnival.  Will she?  And what fairytale adventure awaits Abby and Jonah?  Call 330-259-3394 to find out! 

You can check out this book or others in the series in person or online through Overdrive and Hoopla. 


Take and Make Craft

Make your own princess bed- complete with a pea!  To request the Take and Make craft, visit any library branch that is currently open or call 330-744-8636.

Supplies included in the Take and Make bag:

  • Construction paper
  • Strips of scrapbook paper
  • Green pompom 

Supplies needed from home:

  • Glue stick or bottle
  • Crayons or markers 

Step 1: Choose the number of mattresses your princess will sleep on, and glue them to the construction paper. Draw the princess sleeping on the mattresses.  

Step 2: Add the “pea” to the bed 

Will your princess feel the pea under the mattresses?


We hope you enjoy this month’s book and craft.  Join us at the beginning of each month for a new First Chapters story and craft!