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TLT: Teen Librarian's Toolbox: The 411 on the books from our ...

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TLT: Teen Librarian's Toolbox ... We recommend that you read the books each month if you can, but we will be discussing the issues and additional titles as well. Faultline by Christa Desir When Ben first meets Ani, ...
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Diversity 101: Addressing the Need for Diversity in Materials for Kids ...

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Approximately 50 librarians and educators joined the Children's Book Council's (CBC) Diversity group in a lively discussion about the need for diversity in children's books in a program that took place on January 25 during the American Library ...
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2013 YARP High School List

2013 YARP High School List Each year the Young Adult Reading Program (YARP) Committee of the South Dakota Library Association publishes a list to promote qua...
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Book Awards Roundup: Rainbow List, Amelia Bloomer Project, and ...

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School Library Journal Best Book and 2014 Schneider Family Medal-winning A Splash of Red: The Life and Art of Horace Pippin by Jen Bryant and illustrated by Melissa Sweet (Knopf) took the top prize.
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Little libraries - The Advocate

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Little libraries
The Advocate
A high school librarian by day, Cinquemano, 41, always wanted a little bookstore or a library all her own where she could connect lonely books with seeking readers. Last year, a birthday gift made that possible.
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Elizabeth Wein's "Code Name Verity" selected as a 2013 Printz Honor Book

"Code Name Verity," written by Elizabeth Wein and published by Hyperion, an imprint of Disney Book Group was selected as a 2013 Michael L. Printz Award for E...
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Book Review: Professional Reading | February 2014 | School ...

Book Review: Professional Reading | February 2014 | School ... | School Libraries | Scoop.it
Libraries Unlimited. 2013. pap. $55. ISBN 9781610691383; ebk. ISBN 9781610691390. LC 2012049687. School librarians at any grade level will find this book thought-provoking, especially if they are updating their library policies or ...
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Sci-Fi, Mysticism and Tragedy Reign at American Indian Youth Literature Awards - Indian Country Today Media Network

Sci-Fi, Mysticism and Tragedy Reign at American Indian Youth Literature Awards - Indian Country Today Media Network | School Libraries | Scoop.it
Sci-Fi, Mysticism and Tragedy Reign at American Indian Youth Literature Awards Indian Country Today Media Network Mysticism, science fiction and tragedy mark the 2014 American Indian Youth Literature Awards from the American Indian Library...
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Historical Novels with Modern-Day Appeal | JLG's Booktalks to Go ...

Historical Novels with Modern-Day Appeal | JLG's Booktalks to Go ... | School Libraries | Scoop.it
Junior Library Guild (JLG) is a collection development service that helps school and public libraries acquire the best new children's and young adult books. Season after season, year after year, Junior Library Guild book ...
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How teen author Beth Reekles earned 19 million readers—and a ...

How teen author Beth Reekles earned 19 million readers—and a ... | School Libraries | Scoop.it
When Beth was 15, living at home in Wales, she wrote a novel (“the kind of book I wanted to read”) and put it up on the story-sharing website Wattpad. 19 million views later, she won a three-book contract with a young adult ...
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Friends of the Libraries: Make libraries the new teen hangout - Daily Pilot

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Friends of the Libraries: Make libraries the new teen hangout Daily Pilot A 2004 study, by Julie Spielberger, Carol Horton, Robert Halpern and Lisa Michels for Chapin Hall Center for Children at the University of Chicago, is "New on the Shelf:...
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