Library Fun at Home from Somers Library
It's time to celebrate "Talk Like a Pirate Day". Here are a few ideas on how to change from landlubbers into buccaneers!
- Learn to "Talk like a Pirate"- Click here for a list of Pirate words and phrases. Remember to growl and say Arrrrgh often!
- Design your own Treasure Hunt- Draw a map to a buried treasure and have family and friends try to find the "booty".
- Take the Pirate Quiz- Click here or Stop by the Children's Room.
- Read pirate-themed books. Learn more about real pirates from the past, or read of fantastic pirate adventures with these books and more available now at the Somers Library.
What If You Met a Pirate ~ Adkins
The Barbary Pirates ~ Forester
Pirates: Robbers of Pirate Girl ~ Funke
Everything I know about Pirates ~ Lichtenheld
Pirate Pet's Talk Like a Pirate ~ Kennedy
Pirates: Robbers of the High Seas ~ Gibbons
The Best Book of Pirates ~ Harward
Who Was Blackbeard? ~ Buckley
Shiver Me Timbers: Pirate Poems and Paintings ~ Florian
Pirate Ship Adventure Crafts ~ Llimos
Once Upon a Pirate Craft ~ Lerner
Edward and the Pirates ~ McPhail
Captain & Matey Set Sail ~ Laurence
Treasure Hunters Pirate Treasure ~ Hunter
A is for Arrr! A Pirate Alphabet ~ Salas
Jack Sparrow Series ~ Kidd
Blackbeard's Sword ~ O'Donnell
Magic Tree House Pirates Past Noon ~ Osborne
The Pirate Princess ~ Philip
Stories of Pirates ~ Punter
Geronimo Stilton Shipwreck on the Pirate Islands ~ Stilton
Pirates Ho! ~ Thomson
Treasure Island ~ Stevenson
Gross Facts about Pirates ~ Vonne
Give us a call or visit our website to search the catalog for these books and more.
These books can also be found on Overdrive and hoopla.
Peter Pan ~ Barrie
Pirate Boy ~ Bunting
Pinkalicious and the Pirates ~ Kann
The Gingerbread Pirates ~ Kidstrup
DK Find Out! Pirates
101 Amazing Facts About Pirates ~ Goldstein
Pirate Diary ~ Platt
Boxcar Children Mystery of the Pirate's Map ~ Warner
Look for more news on upcoming programs from the library on Monday!
Vicki DiSanto-Children's Librarian & Beth Levine- Library Assistant. Somers Library somerslibrary.org