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Libraries to list the most popular books borrowed | theage.com.au

Libraries to list the most popular books borrowed | theage.com.au | Books, books, books! | Scoop.it

Any avid reader knows the worst thing about a good book is finishing it, and understands the curse of the seemingly perpetual hunt for the next fix, the next ...


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43 Book Trailers Sites to Inspire, Instruct, and Share

43 Book Trailers Sites to Inspire, Instruct, and Share | Books, books, books! | Scoop.it
How to make a trailer, how to use it to promote, pros, cons, examples. Book summary in pictures, i.e. book videos to advertise a book.
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7 Children’s Books Written in Response to Other Books - Mental Floss

7 Children’s Books Written in Response to Other Books - Mental Floss | Books, books, books! | Scoop.it
A rebuttal book written to The Lorax?

Children\'s Books Written in Response to Other Books
Some authors write books because they have a way with words. Others write books because they have a story they want to share with the world. Then there\'s a third group.
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Children's Corner: The latest kids' books to win the Coretta Scott King Awards

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J.K. Rowling has deal for new novel for adults - Clarksville Leaf Chronicle

J.K. Rowling has deal for new novel for adults - Clarksville Leaf Chronicle | Books, books, books! | Scoop.it
SoulCulture (blog)J.K. Rowling has deal for new novel for adultsClarksville Leaf ChronicleAP NEW YORK — Adult fans of JK Rowling can rejoice: She has a new novel coming, for grownups. The kids will have to wait and see.
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Great Books for Teens | Resources for Parents and Educators of Kids in Grades 4 - 12 | All About Adolescent Literacy | AdLit.org

Great Books for Teens | Resources for Parents and Educators of Kids in Grades 4 - 12 | All About Adolescent Literacy | AdLit.org | Books, books, books! | Scoop.it
AdLit.org's themed booklists, prepared by our young adult literature advisors, will help you find books to broaden the horizons of reluctant readers and engage struggling readers with high-interest, low-difficulty texts.
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Book Trailers in the Library | ALSC Blog

Book Trailers in the Library | ALSC Blog | Books, books, books! | Scoop.it
What a great way to get students excited about books! ...show a book trailer!
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What exactly does a 21st century teacher librarian do? A list of curated topics in Scoop.it

What exactly does a 21st century teacher librarian do? A list of curated topics in Scoop.it | Books, books, books! | Scoop.it
This has been reposted from my school library blog.

On the topic of the teacher librarians’ role and exactly what it is we TLs do in our jobs, I wanted to share this article in The Guardian: ...
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Digital Book Apps for Kids

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Top 15 iPad Book Apps – Most Exceptional Use of Animation

 

"Here you will find the fifteen apps we consider to be simply exceptional for both the quality and contextual use of animation for storytelling in an iPad book app for children."


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Creating spaces for creative collaboration in the library

Creating spaces for creative collaboration in the library | Books, books, books! | Scoop.it
This has been reposted from Brave New World. The library is a space with unlimited potential. Of course I’m not talking about things that are financially prohibitive. It’s not bound by faculty,...
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Free Apps Download, Free iPhone and Android Apps Download.

Free Apps Download, Free iPhone and Android Apps Download. | Books, books, books! | Scoop.it
Get free book apps at Free Apps for iPhone and Android.Free iPhone and Android Games, and iPad too.
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'Harry Potter' E-Books to Be Distributed to Libraries, Schools Worldwide

'Harry Potter' E-Books to Be Distributed to Libraries, Schools Worldwide | Books, books, books! | Scoop.it
OverDrive Inc. has inked a deal with J.K. Rowling’s Pottermore website to make downloads of the series available at a date that is still to be determined.
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Award-Winning Books for Tweens and Teens | Resources for Parents and Educators of Kids in Grades 4 - 12 | All About Adolescent Literacy | AdLit.org

Award-Winning Books for Tweens and Teens | Resources for Parents and Educators of Kids in Grades 4 - 12 | All About Adolescent Literacy | AdLit.org | Books, books, books! | Scoop.it
Many organizations end the year with a 'best of' list of young adult books.
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Libguides, Pinterest and other online stuff

Libguides, Pinterest and other online stuff | Books, books, books! | Scoop.it
Some great websites and check out the other blogs!
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Upcoming Titles: Books 2012 Part: 2

Upcoming Titles: Books 2012 Part: 2 | Books, books, books! | Scoop.it
New reads for 2012, including a book written by a former student of mine!
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