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YA Historical Fiction for Downton Abbey Fans

YA Historical Fiction for Downton Abbey Fans | Reading for Young Adults | Scoop.it
Although the U.S. premiere of Downton Abbey Season 4 isn’t until January 5, 2014, period drama fans can enjoy some YA historical fiction to tide you over in the mean time.

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BI Media Specialists's curator insight, November 1, 2013 4:01 PM

I love Downton Abbey! Checkout what YA historical fiction titles we have in our collection at http://lcssmedia.liberty.k12.ga.us/common/servlet/presenthomeform.do?l2m=Home&tm=Home&l2m=Home

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Edudemic - Education Technology, Apps, Product Reviews, and Social Media

Edudemic - Education Technology, Apps, Product Reviews, and Social Media | Reading for Young Adults | Scoop.it
Education Technology, Apps, Product Reviews, and Social Media
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Your Favorites: 100 Best-Ever Teen Novels : NPR

Your Favorites: 100 Best-Ever Teen Novels : NPR | Reading for Young Adults | Scoop.it
More than 75,000 of you voted for your favorite young-adult fiction. Now, after all the nominating, sorting and counting, the final results are in. Here are the 100 best teen novels, chosen by the NPR audience.
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Pinterest for Libraries – what we’re doing | David Lee King

Pinterest for Libraries – what we’re doing | David Lee King | Reading for Young Adults | Scoop.it
I recently helped set up a Pinterest account for our library (and by help I mean that I created the account.
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50+ Fantastic Young Adult Dystopian Novels - Bart's Bookshelf

50+ Fantastic Young Adult Dystopian Novels - Bart's Bookshelf | Reading for Young Adults | Scoop.it
A list of over 50 favourite young adult dystopian fiction, as suggested by readers of Bart's Bookshelf.
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Home

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Orca Book Publishers brings you Reaching Reluctant Readers, a site devoted to materials, research and resources for educators who work with reluctant readers.
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Boys Don't Read, Except When They Do

Boys Don't Read, Except When They Do | Reading for Young Adults | Scoop.it
The fact is that boys are reading. Just like girls, boys are hungry for stories that speak to them, that excite their imaginations and reflect their experiences.
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Teenreads |

Teenreads | | Reading for Young Adults | Scoop.it
A site dedicated to book lovers providing a forum to discover and share commentary about the books and authors they enjoy. Author interviews, book reviews and lively book commentary are found here.
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Technology Transforming Public Libraries [VIDEO]

Technology Transforming Public Libraries [VIDEO] | Reading for Young Adults | Scoop.it
Access to the latest devices and tutorials on how to use them are all available at your local library.
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Transforming Reluctant Readers

"They come into your library or classroom and they challenge you, they don't like reading. What can you do? Where do you look for ideas?What books are recommended by school librarians to turn things around? Ideas and suggestions here."


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BJ Neary's curator insight, August 6, 2013 9:18 PM

This slideshare is awesome chock full of great ideas to get and keep kids reading!

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Books May Be Better Objects, but E-Books Are Better Tools

Books May Be Better Objects, but E-Books Are Better Tools | Reading for Young Adults | Scoop.it
Can Kevin Kelly and Nick Carr both be right? A plausible thought about the future of the book.
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20 Great Ways Libraries Are Using Pinterest - Online Colleges

20 Great Ways Libraries Are Using Pinterest  - Online Colleges | Reading for Young Adults | Scoop.it
Pinterest offers another great way to keep up with creative and cutting-edge ways libraries are engaging with their communities.
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The Book Zone

The Book Zone | Reading for Young Adults | Scoop.it
A blog dedicated to books that will appeal to boys of all ages. Reviews, competitions and author interviews.
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PLA - Community Centered: 23 Reasons Why Your Library is the Most Important Place in Town | Public Libraries Online

PLA - Community Centered: 23 Reasons Why Your Library is the Most Important Place in Town | Public Libraries Online | Reading for Young Adults | Scoop.it
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Reading together — man to man

Reading together — man to man | Reading for Young Adults | Scoop.it
A pilot project that pairs struggling Grades 4 and 5 boys with male mentors from a nearby Toronto high school has already shown results.
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Read - the Pulse / te Auaha

Read - the Pulse / te Auaha | Reading for Young Adults | Scoop.it
All about writing - books, authors, comics, poetry, getting published and reviews from The Pulse/Te Auaha - by, for, and about young people living in New Zealand, but especially 13 to 18 year olds living in Christchurch and Canterbury.
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BookLoons: Teens Reading Online

Your corner bookstore in the global village with book reviews across genres, columns and contests, and sections for teen books and children's books.
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BoysRead.org - Developing a New Generation of Literate Men

BoysRead.org - Developing a New Generation of Literate Men | Reading for Young Adults | Scoop.it
We are an organization of parents, educators, librarians, mentors, authors, and booksellers. Our mission is to transform boys into lifelong readers.
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