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How to choose the best books for kids and teens - Washington Post (blog)

How to choose the best books for kids and teens - Washington Post (blog) | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
How to choose the best books for kids and teensWashington Post (blog)(istockphoto(Perkmeup Imagery)) What themes have you seen emerging in recent children's literature?
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Free Online Kids Stories & Children Books. 30+ Stories for Children. Online Stories Ages 1-9. Read a Story Online with a Great Story Book & Learn to Read!

Free Online Kids Stories & Children Books. 30+ Stories for Children. Online Stories Ages 1-9. Read a Story Online with a Great Story Book & Learn to Read! | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
Check out this FREE online interactive children's book library with a ton of books. My family loves it!
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Book Grotto - YA & Children's Books: My Picks for 2011

Book Grotto - YA & Children's Books: My Picks for 2011 | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
I also hope to shortly have good news of my own. Here's to 2012 – Australia's National Year of Reading. BEST KIDS BOOK READ IN 2011: The Neverending Story, by Michael Ende & The Night Fairy, by Laura Amy Schlitz ...
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Michael Morpurgo's top tips for writing

Michael Morpurgo's top tips for writing | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
Michael Morpurgo, former children's laureate, author of more than 120 books, including War Horse, and judge of the Wicked young writers' award, offers his top advice for writers of all ages (DTN UK: Michael Morpurgo's top tips for writing: Michael...
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Kids On Kindle: Amazon Starts Publishing Children’s Books

Kids On Kindle: Amazon Starts Publishing Children’s Books | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
With the release of its color-screened, picture-book-friendly Kindle Fire, Amazon (NSDQ: AMZN) is expanding into publishing books for a new audience: Kids.
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Libraries ramp up e-book lending

Libraries ramp up e-book lending | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
The next chapter in digital lending is opening up for smartphones, tablets. (#School and public #Libraries are loaning ebooks: http://t.co/skM2j9wR. Have you ever borrowed one?
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Learning English through storytelling - Prague Post

Learning English through storytelling - Prague Post | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
Prague PostLearning English through storytellingPrague Post"Having a library where we could go and there were children's books in English seemed like something that I would like to have in Prague. It just made sense to me.
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Happy Children's Books Blog

I sort through the vast wealth of children's books for those special books that encourage happiness and well-being in our children. (MORE HAPPY THOUGHTS HERE!!..SMILES!
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‘TRANSLATING THE WONDERFUL’ – CHILDREN’S LITERATURE IN TRANSLATION

‘TRANSLATING THE WONDERFUL’ – CHILDREN’S LITERATURE IN TRANSLATION | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
The European Commission Representation in the UK, the National Centre for Research in Children's Literature of Roehampton University and the Translation Group of Imperial College London cordially i...
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Tech Talk Podcast: Children's Books on Tablets | Publishing iPad Book Apps for Kids

Tech Talk Podcast: Children's Books on Tablets | Publishing iPad Book Apps for Kids | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
Many children have become early adopters of touch-screen technology. They’ve taken to smartphones and tablets with ease. But what makes a good app for kids?
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Random House & First Book to Donate Books to Underprivileged Kids - mediabistro.com

Random House & First Book to Donate Books to Underprivileged Kids - mediabistro.com | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
mediabistro.comRandom House & First Book to Donate Books to Underprivileged Kidsmediabistro.comRandom House Children's Books has partnered with literacy organization First Book to give underprivileged children access to books.
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Final 'Inheritance' novel has big opening day - Wall Street Journal

Publishers WeeklyFinal 'Inheritance' novel has big opening dayWall Street JournalAP NEW YORK — The conclusion to Christopher Paolini's "Inheritance" fantasy cycle sold nearly 500000 copies on its first day of release, one of the year's best...
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Children’s Books: Little Brothers, Good and Bad

Children’s Books: Little Brothers, Good and Bad | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
“Big Little Brother” is the first book for children by Kevin Kling, a storyteller who provides commentaries for NPR’s “All Things Considered.” (http://t.co/uxcA0Qct Children's Books:...
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Pender HR chief writes children’s books

Pender HR chief writes children’s books | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
What goes on in the mind of an insect that suddenly hops onto the hood of a moving car and seems to be holding on for dear life during the ride may never be known for sure.
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Are school librarians endangered? Leaders share thoughts on the profession | American Libraries Magazine

Are school librarians endangered? Leaders share thoughts on the profession | American Libraries Magazine | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
American Libraries Magazine, the magazine of the American Library Association, delivers news and information about the library community. (RT @amlibraries: Are school librarians endangered?
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School Librarian in Action: Pinoy Children's Books I Won't Miss ...

School Librarian in Action: Pinoy Children's Books I Won't Miss ... | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
Carla Pacis, writer friend from the industry, sent an email requesting for my top five Pinoy children's books. Here's my list -- 1. Ang Alamat ng Ampalaya by Augie Rivera - My all time favorite. This is the book I wish I had written.
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Malorie Blackman: Literature for Children and Young Adults

Malorie Blackman: Literature for Children and Young Adults | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
A prolific author, Barbados-born Londoner Malorie Blackman has recently become the first black British writer to have her book sales pass the one million mark. She is one of the United Kingdom's le...
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If You Give a Dog a Donut :: Online Books-Shop for a book online

If You Give a Dog a Donut :: Online Books-Shop for a book online | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
Find More Children's Books Animals Children Products (If You Give a Dog a Donut: Find More Children’s Books Animals Children Products http://t.co/M6LDIlrY...)...
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Winner of the 2011 Guardian children's fiction prize announced - The Guardian

Winner of the 2011 Guardian children's fiction prize announced - The Guardian | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
Winner of the 2011 Guardian children's fiction prize announcedThe GuardianThis year's winner was chosen by children's authors Julia Golding and Marcus Sedgwick, along with the prize's 2010 winner, Michelle Paver.
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Project Aims to Get Young People Reading and Writing in Wales ...

Project Aims to Get Young People Reading and Writing in Wales ... | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
Ms Fisher, who writes about fantasy and myth, is the author of New York bestseller and Times Book of the Year, Incarceron. Her other ...
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My View of Heaven: The Weirdest Children's Book Ever

My View of Heaven: The Weirdest Children's Book Ever | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
What proceeded from there was the realization that he was reading The Weirdest Children's Book Ever. But let me back up. I need to say something about racism real quick. (Yes, racism... I told you it was weird.) Ok, so I'm ...
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6 Traits of Writing - Professional Development - The Literacy Store - Children's Literature- Nonfiction - Social Studies  - Of Thee I Sing: A Letter to My Daughters

6 Traits of Writing - Professional Development - The Literacy Store - Children's Literature- Nonfiction - Social Studies  - Of Thee I Sing: A Letter to My Daughters | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
By Barack Obama
In this tender, beautiful letter to his daughters, President Barack Obama has written a moving tribute to thirteen groundbreaking Americans and the ideals that have shaped our nation.
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PW Best Books 2011: Children's Books

PW Best Books 2011: Children's Books | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
With 2012 fast approaching, we've assembled our list of the very best books published this year for children and teens. Did your favorites make the cut? Click through to see our selections for the year's best picture books, fiction, and nonfiction.
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Eva's Book Addiction: Juggling sharks

Eva's Book Addiction: Juggling sharks | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
Books Books Books! A Children's Librarian and life-long book addict invites fellow readers to share their thoughts on books and library service to children and young adults. You'll find musings on and reviews of books for children, teens, and ...
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Liz Pichon's top 10 funny books with pictures

Liz Pichon's top 10 funny books with pictures | Children's books and authors | Scoop.it
From classic writers such as Spike Milligan and Dr Seuss to newer names Lauren Child and Andy Stanton, the winner of this year's Roald Dahl funny prize picks her favourite laugh-out-loud illustrated stories (Liz Pichon's top 10 funny books with pictures...
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