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Young Adult-Picture Book Pairings: Cinderella Stories | The Hub

Young Adult-Picture Book Pairings: Cinderella Stories | The Hub | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
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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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TOP TEN Ways NerdCampMI Saved Our Professional Careers by Jennifer Sniadecki, Melanie Roy, and Kelly Vorhis

TOP TEN Ways NerdCampMI Saved Our Professional Careers by Jennifer Sniadecki, Melanie Roy, and Kelly Vorhis | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
NerdCampMI is an “ed camp” annual event where teachers from all over the country (and the world!) meet in Parma, Michigan to learn together with authors, illustrators, and other fabulous educators. We feel that the event is hands-down the best summer professional development out there. Nerd Camp Michigan started 5 years ago and has grown…
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On the Smugglers' Radar |

On the Smugglers' Radar | | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
“On The Smugglers’ Radar” is a feature for books that have caught our eye: books we have heard of via other bloggers, directly from publishers, and/or from our regular incursions into the Amazon jungle. Thus, the Smugglers’ Radar was born. Because we want far more books than we can possibly buy or review (what else …
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Rich in Color | Review: Noteworthy

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Great review, I def want to read this book!
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A Crown of Wishes (The Star-Touched Queen, #2)

A Crown of Wishes (The Star-Touched Queen, #2) | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
A Crown of Wishes has 2,291 ratings and 692 reviews. Sarah said: Absolutely stunning. Every single word of this book is exquisite--and the lush
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Amazing audiobook for Book 2 of The Star-Touched Queen series
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bjneary (Oreland, PA)’s review of Labyrinth Lost

bjneary (Oreland, PA)’s review of Labyrinth Lost | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
Wow, I loved this book about witches (girls are brujas and boys are brujos), magic, and family. Taking place in Brooklyn, Alex does not want the magi
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Another great series I can't wait to enjoy!
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5 Books Where the Love Interest Might Be Guilty

5 Books Where the Love Interest Might Be Guilty | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
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Reviews of the Week, with Jason Reynolds, Tillie Walden, Daniel Handler, and More!

Reviews of the Week, with Jason Reynolds, Tillie Walden, Daniel Handler, and More! | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
Every weekday, we feature a different review on Booklist Online that highlights starred reviews, high-demand titles, and / or titles especially relevant to our current issue’s spotlight. We’ve collected the reviews from July 17 through 21 so that you can revisit the week’s best books.



July 1
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What's Up in YA? Jul 17, 2017

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YA posts in review by Book Riot
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The Science of a Fiction Picture Book (#STEAM) by Leslie Helakoski

The Science of a Fiction Picture Book (#STEAM) by Leslie Helakoski | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
Even a fictional picture book can engage young minds in scientific thought. Comparing and contrasting are great tools for learning and what better way to explore this concept than a fun story?   HOOT & HONK Just Can’t Sleep began as an exploration of a nocturnal owlet, sleeping during the day and active at night,…
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Books My Students Most Frequently Stole From the Classroom

Books My Students Most Frequently Stole From the Classroom | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
A high school English teacher shares the books from her classroom library that were so popular with her struggling readers that she never saw them again.
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Kiersten White - Interview

Kiersten White - Interview | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
Kiersten White kicked off her And I Darken series with her eponymous 2016 novel, and now she’s back with the second installment, Now I Rise. Drawing from the
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Loved this interview with Kiersten White, I have Now I Rise to listen to, can't wait, love LADA!
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Towers Falling by Jewell Parker Rhodes – Review by Mary Boehmer

Towers Falling by Jewell Parker Rhodes – Review by Mary Boehmer | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
Towers Falling is a compelling novel set in Brooklyn, New York, fifteen years after the 9/11 terrorist attacks. Jewel Parker Rhodes writes an eloquent story about fifth graders who were not alive to witness the attacks on the towers. But as they learn of the events during lessons at school they begin to understand that the…
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Going Viral - YA Books of Teens Managing Online Fame - The Hub

Going Viral - YA Books of Teens Managing Online Fame - The Hub | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
There are many online platforms for sharing and creating art. Teens are taking advantage the various mediums of creating and sharing their works. But what…
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bjneary (Oreland, PA)’s review of Death and Night

bjneary (Oreland, PA)’s review of Death and Night | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
I loved this treat, a novella at the end of Crown of Wishes! Once again, Priya Ayyar awesomely narrated the chance meeting of Death & Night (bot
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Listened to this novella on Audible
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Rich in Color | Interview: Aditi Khorana

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bjneary (Oreland, PA)’s review of What to Say Next

bjneary (Oreland, PA)’s review of What to Say Next | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
I just loved Tell Me Three Things by Julie Buxbaum so as soon as I knew she was writing another YA novel, I pre-ordered it and dove right in. I rea
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Great new book by Julie Buxbaum!
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TEN BOOKS TO HELP YOUR CHILD BECOME MORE COMPASSIONATE by Susan Dobrodt

TEN BOOKS TO HELP YOUR CHILD BECOME MORE COMPASSIONATE by Susan Dobrodt | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
This is a difficult time for schools, for our country and our world. No matter what your beliefs, parents and teachers can't help but be concerned about what is happening and how our kids have been exposed to it. Even if we do our best to protect them from the media, they go to school…
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The Power of Poetry by Sarah FitzHenry

The Power of Poetry by Sarah FitzHenry | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
In my career, I’ve come to realize that the rumors about print and reading going out of style are just that – rumors. If you are lucky enough to work with children and books, you know that young people’s passion for stories is as strong as ever. But even I wasn’t completely confident about the…
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Poetry, kids & the power! 
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#QP2018: 5 World War II Tales - The Hub

#QP2018: 5 World War II Tales - The Hub | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
There are teens who want to read about the here and now, and then there are teens who love to know what it was like…
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Loved this list of WW II books!
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5 Books to Read for Raising Compassionate Kids

5 Books to Read for Raising Compassionate Kids | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
There are many different ways to encourage kids to become compassionate individuals, and reading certain stories with them is one.
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Books that demonstrate empathy
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3 On A YA Theme: YA Memoirs To Read ASAP

3 On A YA Theme: YA Memoirs To Read ASAP | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
YA memoirs that should be essential reading.
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I loved Becoming Maria and How Dare the Sun Rise
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Rich in Color | Group Discussion Announcement: Want

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 Hunger: A Memoir of (My) Body by Roxane Gay

Searing, soul-bearing, stunning. Roxane Gay's willingness to unzip her skin and let us feel firsthand what it is like to walk around in her shoes is unprecedented and breathtakingly vulnerable. I don't know what I admire more--her ability to summarize a lifetime of pain and longing in a series of single, brilliant sentences, or that she refuses to be defined or contained by a body-shaming society. All the stars. (less)
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Jennifer Hubert (Reading Rants) posts her review on Goodreads
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