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Draw Me a Story: Collecting Children's Book Illustrations - Booktryst

Draw Me a Story: Collecting Children's Book Illustrations - Booktryst | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
She was not opposed to children's books — we had plenty, from Thomas the Tank Engine to Treasure Island, and quickly got into reading for ourselves. (Slight digression: What happened to the Fat Controller and Joe the ...
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* A World of Children’s Books *

* A World of Children’s Books * | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
A newspaper by Books Books Books - updated daily with a curated selection of articles, blog posts, videos and photos.
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If you like books like these: crime fiction for teens - The Guardian

If you like books like these: crime fiction for teens - The Guardian | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it

Tanya Byrne, author of Heart-Shaped Bruise, the only YA book to have been shortlisted for a Crime Writers Association award, explains the appeal of writing crime for teens and suggests some gripping, gruesome reads.

 

 


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GameDesk Opens New PlayMaker School in Los Angeles | Spotlight on Digital Media and Learning

GameDesk Opens New PlayMaker School in Los Angeles | Spotlight on Digital Media and Learning | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it

Spotlight covers the intersections of technology and education, going behind the research to show how digital media is used in and out of classrooms to expand learning.


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StoryCode: Immersive Storytelling | Case Studies

StoryCode: Immersive Storytelling | Case Studies | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
WOW, this was a knockout chat with more than thirty participants and TONS of great links and information shared, all on the hot topic of the use of story apps to enhance and build literacy skills i...

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Cybils: Nominations Now Open for the 2012 Awards - Oct. 1st - Oct. 15th

Cybils: Nominations Now Open for the 2012 Awards - Oct. 1st - Oct. 15th | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
WOW, this was a knockout chat with more than thirty participants and TONS of great links and information shared, all on the hot topic of the use of story apps to enhance and build literacy skills i...

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Serious Comics | NWP Digital Is

Serious Comics | NWP Digital Is | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it

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Publishing Perspectives : Why Fanfics are Like Startups

Publishing Perspectives : Why Fanfics are Like Startups | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Fanfiction is rewriting the narrative of publishing and challenging convention, much like technology startups.
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Introducing AppyMall: A New Educational App Marketplace - Equities.com

Introducing AppyMall: A New Educational App Marketplace - Equities.com | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Introducing AppyMall: A New Educational App MarketplaceEquities.comAppyMall, a new marketplace for educational apps, has been launched by Technology in Education, a popular review site, to help teachers and parents find quality children's apps.
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So Many Books, So Little Time: 2012 Young Adult Challenge ...

So Many Books, So Little Time: 2012 Young Adult Challenge ... | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
The Mega size YA Reading Challenge – Read 50+ Young Adult novels. *I am participating in the Mega size challenge **I finished this challenge on 8/13 but I am going to keep adding to it to see how many YA books I read this ...
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Do Young Adult books need to have romance? - Yes

Do Young Adult books need to have romance? - Yes | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
I decided to re-post this diverse topic among YA readers and book reviewers after reading a few reviews of my own work, and several reviewers claimed she/he would've liked the book more if there had been more romance.
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Pepys Road – reading, repetition and reflection

Pepys Road – reading, repetition and reflection | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it

We’ve just launched Pepys Road, the first live project from Storythings. Its an online story to support the brilliant Capital, by John Lanchester, an epic tale of post-crash London recently p...


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Don't Mourn JK Rowling's Young-Adult Fiction Career Yet - The Atlantic

Don't Mourn JK Rowling's Young-Adult Fiction Career Yet - The Atlantic | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it

Rowling isn't the first beloved young-adult novelist to transition into adult fiction. And the good news is that if we take a look at other beloved children's authors who seemingly "graduated" into the world of adult literature, we find that they frequently—more often than not, even—return to children's literature, sometimes permanently and sometimes as a parallel career.

 

 


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TransMedia Group Buzz: Ron Anderson: “Learn from the best, be ...

TransMedia Group Buzz: Ron Anderson: “Learn from the best, be ... | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Ron Anderson is known in the entertainment industry as one of the best vocalists in the world. He spent all of his life as a vocal teacher and album vocal-producer, which lead to his most accomplished creation Voixtek.
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Children and Youth Funding Report: Publisher Offers Free Books for Children's Literacy

Publisher Offers Free Books for Children's Literacy - Programs offers books that children can call their own.
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Brush of Truth: Book App Offers Free Common Core-aligned Lesson Plans - Technology News - redOrbit

Brush of Truth, a book app for kids 8-12, is now offering free Common Core-aligned curriculum on its website, http://www.storybayou.com .

 

Brush of Truth, geared to third- through sixth-graders, is the first book app created by Story Bayou, a mom’s vision to get tweens to read. Written in second person, “your” voice, Brush of Truth lets the user choose how the action unfolds at critical points in the plot. Brush of Truth has 125 pages of story and colorful illustrations, with 65 decision points and 20 possible endings.
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Expression That Inspires: The role of animation storytelling in our future? Look at how movie title sequences have inspired us

Expression That Inspires: The role of animation storytelling in our future? Look at how movie title sequences have inspired us | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
WOW, this was a knockout chat with more than thirty participants and TONS of great links and information shared, all on the hot topic of the use of story apps to enhance and build literacy skills i...

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Sean Stoakes's curator insight, March 21, 2013 8:07 PM

The page shows how animation can be used and how animation could be used as a narrative tool. It shows examples of ways animation can and has been used.

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Writing as Collaborative Creation | NWP Digital Is

Writing as Collaborative Creation | NWP Digital Is | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
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Transcript for the 9/30/12 #storyappchat: Storybook Apps & Literacy

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Emoticons: The History of Digital Sarcasm ;-)

Emoticons: The History of Digital Sarcasm ;-) | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it

Lauren Drell: "If a picture is worth a thousand words, what's an emoticon worth?"


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Nominate your favourite children's book from the last year | Playing ...

Nominate your favourite children's book from the last year | Playing ... | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Get ready to nominate your favourite kids'/YA book from the last year for a Cybils Award - details here on how to do so!
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Journey to Book Island: new children's press opens | Booksellers ...

Journey to Book Island: new children's press opens | Booksellers ... | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Owner and publisher Greet Pauwelijn's goal is not only to publish outstanding children's books in English and Dutch, but also to add an extra dimension to the stories by organising activities inspired by them – enabling ...
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Top 5 Apps Your Kids Will Love This Week

Top 5 Apps Your Kids Will Love This Week | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it
Chris Crowell is a veteran kindergarten teacher and contributing editor to Children's Technology Review, a web-based archive of articles and reviews on app.
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In conversation with Margo Lanagan - Cosmos

In conversation with Margo Lanagan - Cosmos | Young Adult and Children's Stories | Scoop.it

Writing across science fiction, fantasy, horror and young adult and literature, Australian author Margo Lanagan has received a number of awards for her short stories, novels and novellas.

Her fantasy fiction novel 'Tender Morsels' won a World Fantasy Award in 2009 for Best Novel and a Locus Award for Best Young Adult Book nominee.

 

 


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