Reading Lists:

Do you want to read books about our Willamette River bridges? Are you an aspiring Bridge Pedaler? Do you have a third grader going to a Portland Public School? Are the bridges part of your daily commute? Or do you just absolutely love Portland's bridges for their own sake? Architecture! History! Engineering! And Beauty!  These are some of Multnomah County Library's picks of the best bridge books out there. 

Want to keep up with world of children's literature? You can't go wrong sampling picture books, readers, middle readers and a Newbery winning novel from Grace Lin, a Taiwanese-American author. 

For many caregivers, helping a friend or family member through the last days of life is part of the job. The task is challenging, and it is normal to feel unprepared. Emotional, spiritual, and practical needs all require our attention--and a level of expertise we may not feel we possess. Thankfully, many wise and experienced guides are available to help. This booklist includes some excellent resources; for more, please ask your librarian.