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Review of HOW WE FALL from School Library Journal

Today’s good news is that School Library Journal reviewed How We Fall! The review will be in this month’s SLJ print issue, and the full review is currently up on… 38 more words

My Critique Partner, Margo Kelly, Shares her Path To Publication Story

I fully admit I’m bawling as I type this. Why? Because I’m so incredibly happy!!!

Margo and I met way back in mid-2010, through an online critique partner meet up board that I cannot recall the name of. 1,353 more words


Keeping up with emerging trends

In order to provide the best service possible, it is important to keep up with  emerging trends in our field.  Luckily, there are many websites that we can use in order to keep up with the latest and greatest of library development.  160 more words

Professional Development

One or Two (OK Three) GREAT Picks From Our "Gone Reading" Time

Happy last days of summer. We enjoyed many great books over the summer months, and are slightly sad to see the longer days fade. That said, we are truly looking forward to all the good books being published for autumn and the holidays. 583 more words

Fiction Fanatics

2014 SLJ School Librarian of the Year Finalist

An incredible honor happened this week.  I was named a finalist for the 2014 School Library Journal & Scholastic School Librarian of the Year.  My Twitter and Facebook feeds have been flooded with congratulations and I’ve received numerous emails and phone calls as well.   988 more words