/Teresa Moulton

About Teresa Moulton

Teresa (Scherping) Moulton has worked at the Floyd County Library since 2012. She previously worked in Youth Services and is now the Public Service Leader.

Do Babies Need Books? Yes!

It might be surprising to learn that reading is important for all ages - even babies!  Although they might not be able to understand everything or listen for very long, reading to babies helps them develop in many ways. Image Source: https://www.flickr.com/photos/mikenan1/118458606/in/gallery-94151330@N00-72157625107943370/   It's always important to talk to your baby, and books give you something [...]

By | December 4th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Oh No! The Library Doesn’t Have the Book I Want!

  Here at the Floyd County Library, we strive to have the right book for each reader.  But what if we don't have the book you're looking for?  Don't fret!  There are a few things you can try. First, let's determine for sure whether or not we have the book.  A library staff person can [...]

By | August 7th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 Picture Books to Read for July 4th and Beyond

July 4th, the United State's Independence Day, is right around the corner!  If you're in the mood for some patriotic picture books, here are some great ones to try:   Apple Pie 4th of July by Janet S. Wong; pictures by Margaret Chodos-Irvine (2002) Chinese-American Maddie is afraid that no one will want her parents' Chinese [...]

By | July 3rd, 2018|Uncategorized|1 Comment

How Do I Find Time to Read??

It's finally summer!  This is a great time of year to get some reading done, but if you're busy, it can seem hard to find the time.  Here are my favorite tips for getting your reading in this summer.  Bring a book with you.  Throw a book into your purse, car, beach bag, or backpack.  [...]

By | June 5th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Overlooked Gems in the Teen Scene

Sometimes we librarians find out that a certain book rarely checks out and we think, "What a shame!"  We may know it's a high quality, unique book, but for whatever reason, it doesn't get its due.  Maybe the cover isn't appealing.  Maybe no one has heard of the title.  Maybe it just needs a little [...]

By | May 1st, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

What Should I Read Next?

Do you ever find yourself wondering, "What should I read next?"  Maybe you've finished a series and don't know what else is similar that you might like.  Luckily, your library has a tool to help you! If you go to our main webpage and look in the upper right corner, you'll see a search bar.  [...]

By | April 3rd, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Have you ever wondered What She Ate?

When you read, do you ever find yourself enjoying descriptions of food and cooking as much as the plot or the characters?  If so, then we have something in common, and here's a book you might enjoy! What She Ate: Six Remarkable Women and the Food That Tells Their Stories by Laura Shapiro (published 2017, [...]

By | March 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments

5 NEW Books for Kids from African American Voices

Hot off the presses and straight to your library!  Here are five great NEW picture books by African American authors and illustrators:   Crown: An Ode to the Fresh Cut by Derrick D. Barnes; illustrated by Gordon C. James (2017) Nothing compares to the confidence you feel after a fresh haircut.  This ode to feeling [...]

By | February 6th, 2018|Uncategorized|0 Comments