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Graphic Books Best Sellers: Six New Arrivals on the Manga List - New York Times (blog)

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New York Times (blog)Graphic Books Best Sellers: Six New Arrivals on the Manga ListNew York Times (blog)Our manga best-seller list has six new entries this week. They tell stories about life, death, dreams — and high school.
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Free eBooks - All Our Classic Books and Novels

Welcome to Planet eBook, the home of free classic literature. We offer an assortment of classic novels and books in electronic form which you are free give to your friends, classmates, students, anyone!


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The Best Alternative Histories in Literature

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Alternative history is a fascinating genre of literature. Here's AbeBooks listing of what it claims are the best in the field. These books could be a sneaky way of interesting a reluctant student in history... or a different way of approaching the study of a specific historical period/event.

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Graphic Books Best Sellers: Six New Arrivals on the Manga List - New York Times (blog)

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New York Times (blog)Graphic Books Best Sellers: Six New Arrivals on the Manga ListNew York Times (blog)Our manga best-seller list has six new entries this week. They tell stories about life, death, dreams — and high school.
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YA Fiction Review | Adventures of a Blonde Librarian

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Bitterblue by Kristin Cashore My rating: 5 of 5 stars I really enjoyed Kristin Cashore's third book in the – well, I'm not sure exactly what to call it. Realm Trilogy? I don't know. Regardless, it was good!
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The Best Science Fiction Books (According to Reddit)

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The curated list of responses to a question on Reddit - use it to provoke a discussion in class, in a reading group, in your own circles...

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SpineOut

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"SpineOut" is a new exciting online magazine for teens/young adults, brought to you by the team behind the Good Reading magazine. It’s a special place for young people to express their ideas and thoughts about what they're reading and to share their creativity in words, art, film or music.


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The 16 Best Dystopian Books Of All Time

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The 16 Best Dystopian Books Of All Time - Dystopian novels—stories of the horrific future—are so common as to be almost forgettable. Here is a compilation of what I believe are the 16 greatest of ...
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Teacher librarians crucial in info age

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Teacher librarians crucial in info age...

Seems like a no-brainer to me. Libraries with quality staff should be an integral part of any school.

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10 Great Fantasy Series to Read While You're Waiting for George R.R. Martin's Next Book

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George R.R. Martin's A Dance With Dragons was everything we'd hoped it would be — but now we can't wait to read the next book, The Winds of Winter. So, if you've loved "A Song of Ice and Fire" and you don't think you can survive the inevitably long wait for the next installment - here are some suggestions for things to read next. Warning: Patrick Rothfuss is still working on book 3 of his trilogy, and Brandon Sanderson hasn't finised Book 2 of the Way of Kings... but it's still worth reading the books that have been written.

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Not Your Typical YA [Zombie] Novel: Cassie-la Devours “The Infects ...

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The Infects by Sean Beaudoin (Advanced Reader Copy AND Galley) Release Date: September 25, 2012 Genre: Fiction, young adult, zombies, horror, dark humor, Chewy Chicken is people! Chewy Chicken is people!
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CARL SAGAN: Books are awesome

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Books: gateways to faraway places, tools to grow your imagination. And a really great comic that would look fantastic as a poster in my library!

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Inside A Dog | "Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend. Inside a dog, it's too dark to read." - Groucho Marx

Inside A Dog | "Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend. Inside a dog, it's too dark to read." - Groucho Marx | Looking for a few good books | Scoop.it

A site for teens/young adults to share information/reviews/reactions about/to the books they like to read. Discover the latest youth literature news, find YA books for teenagers (reviewed by teens), join a book club (or set one up for your class) and discuss favourite reads, or enter monthly competitions.


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Diverse Dystopias: A Book List

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In honor of the upcoming release of our new YA anthology, Diverse Energies, we thought we’d put together a list of dystopias with diversity. For the purposes of this list, our definition of d...
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