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Young Adult Fiction for Starry Nights | The Hub

Young Adult Fiction for Starry Nights | The Hub | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
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I would also like to add Aristotle and Dante Discover the Secrets of the Universe- they watch stars at night a lot!

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Young adult literature has many amazing genres and sub-genres, let's explore the latest books and hottest topics in YA reading.
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(More Than) 3 On A YA Theme: Stand Alone Fantasy Reads

(More Than) 3 On A YA Theme: Stand Alone Fantasy Reads | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
A round-up of stand alone YA fantasy reads.
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Awesome list of fantasy reads!
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More Morris than you can handle

More Morris than you can handle | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
Who's been sick this week? *raises hand* Is that the best excuse I've got for being disorganized? Yup, and I'm sticking to it. Here are the two Morris interviews you missed while I was drowning in phlegm: Blythe Woolston interviews M-E Girard, author of GIRL MANS UP Isabel Quintero interviews Sonia Patel, author of RANI…
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Genuine Fraud by E. Lockhart « Reading Rants! Out of the Ordinary Teen Booklists!

Genuine Fraud by E. Lockhart « Reading Rants! Out of the Ordinary Teen Booklists! | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
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Jeniifer Hubert's review is awesome; I am SO getting this book!
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The Portals We Create by Pernille Ripp

The Portals We Create by Pernille Ripp | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
I don’t remember the first time someone told me I should be fired as a teacher in response to work my students had done.  I know it was several years ago.  I remember the fear though, how it felt like a bucket of water was thrown in my face.  Here I thought we were doing…
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Love Pernille Ripp's post and her love of instilling a pleasure of reading with her students
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12 YA Books in Verse You Need to Read

12 YA Books in Verse You Need to Read | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
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Great novels in verse- I have read many; it is one of my favorite genres:)
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Rich in Color | Review: Flying Lessons & Other Stories

Rich in Color | Review: Flying Lessons & Other Stories | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
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Great review for short story anthology represents diversity
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When Bilingual Book Dreams Come True by Margarita Engle

When Bilingual Book Dreams Come True by Margarita Engle | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
For many years, I have quietly hoped for bilingual or Spanish editions of my books for young readers.  Fifty million people in the U.S. speak Spanish, but translations of books by Latino authors are as rare as any endangered species.  It’s much more common to find Spanish editions of bestsellers by non-Latinos. Latino family literacy…
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What a great post by M Engle to have her books published and read in different languages
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bjneary (Oreland, PA)’s review of Isla and the Happily Ever After

bjneary (Oreland, PA)’s review of Isla and the Happily Ever After | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
Well it only took me 3 years to finally get to this final Anna & the French Kiss book!!! And oh did I love it! Taking place in France and New York, Isl
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Final in the series and such a winner!
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bjneary (Oreland, PA)’s review of Our Own Private Universe

bjneary (Oreland, PA)’s review of Our Own Private Universe | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
Thank you to NetGalley and Harlequin Teen for the ARC, Our Own Private Universe by Robin Talley. Fifteen year old Aki and her best friend, Lori, pink
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MARCH: BOOK THREE Wins 2017 Walter Dean Myers Award

MARCH: BOOK THREE Wins 2017 Walter Dean Myers Award | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
We Need Diverse Books has announced the winner of the Walter Dean Myers Award for Outstanding Children’s Literature–Young Adult Category: March: Book Three, by John Lewis and Andrew Aydin, illustrated by Nate Powell. The committee also recognized three honorees: Watched, by Marina Budhos, If I Was Y
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Using History to Understand Current Social Issues - The Hub

Using History to Understand Current Social Issues - The Hub | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
Many current social issues have long histories, and many teens are expressing interest in understanding the historical context of contemporary politics. To become better informed, teens…
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Awesome post with resources & online links!
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Book Talk & ARC Giveaway: THE HATE U GIVE by Angie Thomas

Book Talk & ARC Giveaway: THE HATE U GIVE by Angie Thomas | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
My book talks are coming at you from a librarian, not a reviewer. You won't find me talking about style or craft, why I think this could'v
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The Hate U Give giveaway, enter now!
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Morris Finalist: Calla Devlin!

It is my great honour this evening to present you with my interview of Morris Award finalist Calla Devlin, author of TELL ME SOMETHING REAL. Due to my ongoing residence in a pineapple under the sea, I hadn't heard of this book until it was nominated, and it was just chance that it got assigned…
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Interview with Morris Award Finalist, Calla Devlin
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Promoting Reading and Reading Diversely in High School Libraries - The Hub

Promoting Reading and Reading Diversely in High School Libraries - The Hub | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
As high school librarians who value diverse voices, we have always been sure to have and feature books by people of color and other under-represented…
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Click on the selected reading list at end of awesome post
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Cover Reveal: Long Way Down

Cover Reveal: Long Way Down | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
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Teenage gun violence as only Jason Reynolds can say it!
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Behind the Book: Crank and Finding Peace in the Living

Behind the Book: Crank and Finding Peace in the Living | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
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Ellen Hopkins writes about her book Crank and Addiction
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Two LGBTQ Fairy Tales | Kirkus Reviews

Two LGBTQ Fairy Tales | Kirkus Reviews | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
Book Smuggler Ana Grilo spotlights two LGBTQ YA fantasy novels that are well worth your attention.
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Great reviews of 2 2016 diverse novels
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Book Review: The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden | The Book Smugglers

Book Review: The Bear and the Nightingale by Katherine Arden | The Book Smugglers | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
Title: The Bear and the Nightingale Author: Katherine Arden Genre: Fantasy, Retellings Publisher: Del Rey Publication Date: January 10, 2017 Hardcover: 336 Pages At the edge of the Russian wilderness, winter lasts most of the year and the snowdrifts grow taller than houses. But Vasilisa doesn’t mind—she spends the winter nights huddled around the embers …
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Great Historical Fantasy review, if you like fairy tales, you will enjoy this!
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Life in a Fishbowl | Teenreads

Life in a Fishbowl | Teenreads | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
When Jackie discovers that her father has been diagnosed with a terminal brain tumor, her whole world starts to crumble. She can't imagine how she'll live without him. Then, in a desperate act to secure his family's future, Jackie's father does the unthinkable --- he puts his life up for auction on eBay. Jackie can do nothing but watch and wait as an odd assortment of bidders, some with nefarious intentions, drive the price up higher. The fate of her entire family hangs in the balance.
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I love Len Vlhaos' writing so I will definitely be reading this book!
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Do You See What I Hear: Books on Synesthesia

Do You See What I Hear: Books on Synesthesia | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
When I was younger, my mom and I engaged in good-natured debates about which colors we associated with which numbers and letters. Although our peculiar relationship with color influenced our everyday lives, we didn’t know this mental condition had a name until my sophomore year of high school. As a
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Books on Synesthesia; good list
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2017 Edgar Award Nominees Announced

2017 Edgar Award Nominees Announced | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
This morning, the Mystery Writers of America announced the nominees for the 2017 Edgar Allan Poe Awards, intended to honor "the best in mystery fiction, non-fiction and television published or produced in 2016." The award ceremony will be held on April 27. Until then, here's a list of
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An Interview With 2017 Morris Award Finalist, Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock - The Hub

An Interview With 2017 Morris Award Finalist, Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock - The Hub | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
Bonnie-Sue Hitchcock is a finalist for the 2017 William C. Morris award. Her book, The Smell Of Other People’s Houses, is told in four points…
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