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Yang’s Two-Volume ‘Boxers & Saints’ Scores Final Victory | SLJ 2014 BoB

Yang’s Two-Volume ‘Boxers & Saints’ Scores Final Victory | SLJ 2014 BoB | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
While crowd favorite Rainbow Rowell's Eleanor & Park swept the Undead Poll, it was Gene Luen Yang's innovative graphic novel, Boxers & Saints, on Chinese history, that survived to be the winner of SLJ's 2014 Battle of the Kids' Books.
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Imagine my surprise! I just read both of these as part of the 2014 Hub Challenge:)

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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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Losing and Finding Yourself in the Library by Jessie Sima

Losing and Finding Yourself in the Library by Jessie Sima | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
As I write this, my debut picture book, Not Quite Narwhal, is on the brink of publication. There’s so much to be excited about and thankful for, and I’ve found myself spending a lot of time reflecting on what brought me here. The truth is, I didn’t grow up dreaming of being an author-illustrator or…
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Great post on LOVING Libraries!
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15 Science Fiction Reads for Young Adults

15 Science Fiction Reads for Young Adults | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
A list of great sci-fi for teens, including sequels and link to pdf  Burning Midnight by Will McIntosh.  2016, Delacorte Press
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Great list from Naomi Bates , I can't wait for the 2nd books in these series titles, Flawed, The Diabolic & Scythe!!!
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Nine Incredible Reads for the Dark Days of Winter

Nine Incredible Reads for the Dark Days of Winter | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
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Reads for the Dark Days of Winter
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Some Favorite New Chapter Books, Part 1 2017

Some Favorite New Chapter Books, Part 1 2017 | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
If my early reading of 2017 is any indication, this year is shaping up to be a powerhouse of a year in children's literature.  And for that I am excited.  So what are some of the great books I have read, loved, and now am sharing? Fenway and Hattie and the Evil Bunny Gang by Victoria…
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New chapter books read & loved by Pernille Ripp
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Mindy McGinnis's Blog - Valentine's Day For The Non-Romantic - February 13, 2017 05:00

Mindy McGinnis's Blog - Valentine's Day For The Non-Romantic - February 13, 2017 05:00 | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
You may have guessed this, but I'm not a romantic.I grew up on a farm, and while others have always said it's the thought that counts, I'm much mor
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Love McGinnis's posts on Valentine's Day!!!
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Realizations on Writing and Reading by Allan Wolf

Realizations on Writing and Reading by Allan Wolf | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
Writing nearly killed me. Reading saved my life.   At least that is how I saw it, almost thirty years ago, when I was fresh out of grad school teaching freshman composition at Virginia Tech.   I was twenty five years old. As a child I had endured years of manic writing binges that started…
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True crime novel, looks good!
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Scar Island by Dan Gemeinhart – Review by Angie Moore

Scar Island by Dan Gemeinhart – Review by Angie Moore | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
I've never been an adventure story reader. Hatchet? White Fang? 20,000 Leagues Under the Sea? Nope. I have not read one of those. Which makes it really hard to recommend books for my students who love adventure stories. If I've read any, it was because of high recommendations from family, friends, students, and coworkers, or…
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New adventure boy book:)
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Books For the Brokenhearted on Valentine's Day

Books For the Brokenhearted on Valentine's Day | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
Piecing together a broken heart this Valentine's Day? Try these books.
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Titles to help the broken heart on Valentine's Day
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Libraries Resist: A Round-Up of Tolerance, Social Justice, & Resistance in US Libraries

Libraries Resist: A Round-Up of Tolerance, Social Justice, & Resistance in US Libraries | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
US libraries showcase their commitments to inclusivity, social justice, tolerance, and more.
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Libraries are the bomb!
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Happily Ever After: Fairy-Tale Romance

Happily Ever After: Fairy-Tale Romance | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
Fairy tales and myths have always been a popular source of inspiration. From television shows like Once Upon a Time and Grimm to movies like Enchanted, Tangled, and the latest adaptation of Cinderella, there's something about the core elements of these stories that allows them to be easily upda
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Fairy Tale romances
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bjneary (Oreland, PA)’s review of As Brave As You

bjneary (Oreland, PA)’s review of As Brave As You | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
I love all of Jason Reynolds books, his urban fiction is real, authentic and a must for teen readers. But this book is NOT urban fiction and just a
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OMG! Another awesome read from Jason Reynolds!!!
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bjneary (Oreland, PA)’s review of Tell Me Something Real

bjneary (Oreland, PA)’s review of Tell Me Something Real | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
I read this wrenching book for The Hub Reading Challenge (William Morris Award) about 3 sisters and their father who are losing their mother t
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Awesome #HubChallenge read
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On the Smugglers' Radar | The Book Smugglers

On the Smugglers' Radar | The Book Smugglers | 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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Lots of new books to look forward to!
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A Gift I Give Myself by Julie Potvin Kirchner

A Gift I Give Myself by Julie Potvin Kirchner | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
When I got home from NCTE last November, there were several colleagues surprised to hear I had paid for the entire trip, with the exception of the cost to cover a reserve teacher, out of my own pocket. They wondered how and why I would choose to do this. The reasons are many and continue…
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Awesome post on professional development and the author's love and commitment to conferences, etc.
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Book Review: American Street by Ibi Zoboi | The Book Smugglers

Book Review: American Street by Ibi Zoboi | The Book Smugglers | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
Title: American Street Author: Ibi Zoboi Genre: Contemporary YA, Magical Realism Publisher: Balzer + Bray/HarperCollins Publication Date: February 14, 2017 Hardcover: 336 Pages On the corner of American Street and Joy Road, Fabiola Toussaint thought she would finally find une belle vie—a good life. But after they leave Port-au-Prince, Haiti, Fabiola’s mother is detained by …
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New immigrant diverse book & we are going to read it for the May #2jennsbookclub
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The Education of Margot Sanchez

The Education of Margot Sanchez | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
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Beauty and the Beast and Other Classic Retellings - The Hub

Beauty and the Beast and Other Classic Retellings - The Hub | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
With the highly anticipated theatrical release of Beauty and the Beast starring Emma Watson and Dan Stevens comes a multitude of YA retelling book display…
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Fairy Tale retellings!!!
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Our Favourite Literary Love Stories

Our Favourite Literary Love Stories | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
For Valentine's Day, Rioters share our favorite love stories from books!
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Book Riot authors and their favorite love stories
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Team Romance or Team Independent: Teens Chime in on Love in Dystopian Fiction

Team Romance or Team Independent: Teens Chime in on Love in Dystopian Fiction | Young Adult Novels | Scoop.it
Cindy and Lynn: Lynn missed a wild middle-school book club meeting a few weeks ago. I believe it started during Jackson's rave review of the recent Printz honor title Scythe by Neal Shusterman. This 8th-grade reader loved the book, but commented that he really doesn't need romance in his d
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Middle schoolers weigh in on romance in dystopian books
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