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Reading encompasses joy, adventure, exploration of ideas, stimulation, respect, personal reflection on identity and issues, and can be a lifelong journey. Join the ride!
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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 | Reading@SACS | Scoop.it
A site for young people about the books they like to read. Discover the latest youth literature news, find YA books for teenagers (reviewed by teens), join a book club and discuss your favourite reads, and enter our monthly competitions.
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CBCA Book of the Year Short List 2012

The short list has six titles in each category - older readers, younger readers, early childhood, picture books, Eve Pownall award for information books and an illustrator's award. It is announced in August each year.

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Roald Dahl - The Official Web Site

Roald Dahl - The Official Web Site | Reading@SACS | Scoop.it
The official website of Roald Dahl (1916 - 1990), the best-selling children's author of classic books including CHARLIE AND THE CHOCOLATE FACTORY, THE BFG, MATILDA and THE WITCHES...
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The Coolest Classics You Never Even Heard Of! « Reading Rants! Out of the Ordinary Teen Booklists!

The Coolest Classics You Never Even Heard Of! « Reading Rants! Out of the Ordinary Teen Booklists! | Reading@SACS | Scoop.it
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GUYS READ

GUYS READ | Reading@SACS | Scoop.it

Guys Read is a web-based literacy program for guys by the author Jon Scieszka, author of The stinky cheeseman and many other titles. Research shows that boys are losing interest in reading but it also shows that they will read if they find material of interest to them and this site aims to connect boys with great reads.

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National Year of Reading 2012

National Year of Reading 2012 | Reading@SACS | Scoop.it

The National Year of Reading website offers lots of interesting information about reading, activities for under 12s, and encourages everyone to visit their local libraries.

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The best children's books ever

The best children's books ever | Reading@SACS | Scoop.it
Increasing numbers of children are starting school without having been read to. But which are the books to get them – and keep them – hooked?
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43 Book Trailers Sites to Inspire, Instruct, and Share — Fiction Notes

43 Book Trailers Sites to Inspire, Instruct, and Share — Fiction Notes | Reading@SACS | 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. A kind of "book notes".
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Walk a Book

Walk a Book | Reading@SACS | Scoop.it

Walk-a-book is a blog by Mary Verney with reflections on reading, links to her favourite authors and content by various authors and editors on their reading and writing.

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