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Gender-specific books demean all our children. So the Independent on Sunday will no longer review anything marketed to exclude either sex

Gender-specific books demean all our children. So the Independent on Sunday will no longer review anything marketed to exclude either sex | 21st Century Libraries | Scoop.it
Sugar and spice and all things nice, that’s what little girls are made of. And boys? They’re made of trucks and trains and aeroplanes, building blocks, chemistry experiments, sword fights and guns, football, cricket, running and jumping, adventure and ideas, games, farts and snot, and pretty much anything else they can think of.
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Creation/Curation: Making Urban Myths in the Library

Creation/Curation: Making Urban Myths in the Library | 21st Century Libraries | Scoop.it
This week, screenwriter and critic Martyn Pedler joined us in Parkes for activities based on his 2011 movie EXIT. EXIT follows a group of people who have come to believe that reality is a maze, tho...
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Adobe has Killed e-Readers

Adobe has Killed e-Readers | 21st Century Libraries | Scoop.it
Adobe has issued a proclamation that starting in July, the vast majority of e-reader apps and hardware devices will not be able to read purchased eBooks
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The curious incident of the book on the reading list: An investigation into novels studied for NCEA English | Lianza

  By Pamela McKirdy  BA, Dip ILS, RLIANZALibrary Assistant, Wellington East Girls’ Collegethruthetunnel@paradise.net.nz   Abstract
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Theodor Geisel, a.k.a. Dr. Seuss, influenced nearly every living American who ever learned to read

Theodor Geisel, a.k.a. Dr. Seuss, influenced nearly every living American who ever learned to read | 21st Century Libraries | Scoop.it
Literary milestones come and go, but one is looming that has particular resonance for nearly every living American who ever learned to read: March 2 marks the birthday 110th birthday of Theodor Geisel.
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