Book Of The Week

In Collaboration with the Kansas City Public Library North-East Branch

KCPL North-East branch team member: Samantha Edwards- Youth and Family Engagement Librarian


Book of Choice:
“Saturday” by Oge Mora


Book Description:
Saturday is a vibrantly illustrated picture book that tells the story of a mother and daughter on their extra special Saturday, the only day they get to spend together. As each activity they planned goes wrong, the two “Whew-Let out a deep breath…” and learn to enjoy their time together in spite of mishaps.


Why did you choose this book? “I chose this book because I appreciate its loving portrayal of a mother-daughter relationship. Women’s History Month is a time to celebrate relationships to our past and to each other in the present,” said Edwards

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