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The Goddess of YA Literature - March 12th, 2012

The Goddess of YA Literature - March 12th, 2012 | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it

Since I had focused so much on debut novels this past year while serving as chair of the 2012 Morris Committee, I made a pledge to read some of the award books I wanted to read but could not. With every title, my respect for the 2012 Printz Committee grows (not that I did not already LOVE them for selecting WHERE THINGS COME BACK as their winner). So, now we come to THE SCORPIO RACES by Maggie Stiefvater (Scholastic 2011).

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The Goddess of YA Literature - Uniquely Individual

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Let me add my voice to the others praising THE ONE AND ONLY IVAN by Katherine Applegate (Harper 2012). Ivan, a silverback gorilla, has been a part of the roadside mini-circus for 9855 days (gorillas keep count of these things).
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25 Awesome Library Apps For Your iPad

25 Awesome Library Apps For Your iPad | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
Libraries may be a symbol of long gone times for the rest of us, but they are a huge part of a student's life.
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A Behind-the-Scenes Look at the Everdeen Sisters as They Get Readers Ready for BoB

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SLJ’s App Review: Best of Apps & Enhanced Books (March 2012) — The Digital Shift

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The Goddess of YA Literature - Changing Seasons

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SUMMER DAYS AND NIGHTS by Wong Herber Yee (Holt, April 2012) uses a question and answer format to follow a young girl and her family through the course of one glorious summer day.

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What are you working on next? How have you changed as a writer since your first book was published?

What are you working on next? How have you changed as a writer since your first book was published? My new book is called Bridge of Clay. It’s different again from what I’ve done before, and I hope it...
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The Goddess of YA Literature - March 16th, 2012

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Rig (Dad has called him Big Rig for years) lives with his mother. His sister, Karma (yes, their mother is a bit of a hippie), lived with his father after their parents divorced. Now, she is away at college. Rig has not heard from her for a long time....

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How do I cite a tweet?

How do I cite a tweet? | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
Begin the entry in the works-cited list with the author’s real name and, in parentheses, user name, if both are known and they differ. If only the user name is known, give it alone.
Via Ana Cristina Pratas, Dennis T OConnor
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Reading. Writing. Publishing. A Blog.: Battle of the Kids Books - A Spectator's Commentary

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Battle of the Kids Books: Opinions, not Predictions

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For the first time ever, I’ve read all the Battle of the Kids’ Books selections in time for round one (tomorrow!). And rather than embarrass myself by predicting which books will win—...
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Quick Look: Do E-Books Make It Harder to Remember What You Just Read? | MindShift

Quick Look: Do E-Books Make It Harder to Remember What You Just Read? | MindShift | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
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20 Hilarious 'Hunger Games' Memes Taking Over the Web

20 Hilarious 'Hunger Games' Memes Taking Over the Web | librariansonthefly | Scoop.it
We've rounded up 20 of the best memes from 'The Hunger Games' including Advice Peeta, Sad Gale, and Advice Katniss.
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The Goddess of YA Literature - going to the dogs

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IT'S A DOG'S LIFE: HOW MAN'S BEST FRIEND SEES, HEARS, AND SMELLS THE WORLD by Susan E.

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