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Book Spine Poems

Whilst traipsing round the interwebz, I stumbled upon this creative way to get kids into poetry by Travis Jonker. See the whole piece here at School Library Journal. 118 more words


Link Grab Bag - 2015 begins

Oops!  With all of the end of the year favorites excitement, we forgot to post our Link Grab Bag in December!  Here’s the list, with some 2015 links added in. 204 more words


2014 Reports: eBook Usage in K-12 and Public Libraries

The numbers are in!  Library Journal and School Library Journal have teamed up to bring you new library market research.  Four of these reports are available to those who provide some basic information.   38 more words

School Media Specialist

Best of the Best: Lists for the End of 2014

‘Tis the season for “Best of” lists, so I thought I’d pull together a few of the very best.

Best Books

School Library Journal has a great… 361 more words


Jump into fun with Sky Jumpers The Forbidden Flats

The town of White Rock has always lived in fear of the deadly gas known as “Bomb’s Breath,” but now it’s up to Hope to find the one thing that may stop the danger for good. 311 more words

Children's Literature

Teen Fiction and Mental Health

“For someone who feels alone, a friends awaits within the pages – someone who says, Yes, I’ve been there. Have gone through that. am suffering along with you.” 

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Two more starred reviews! Publishers Weekly & School Library Journal

There’s a lot of noise around the farm over here. The cows are bellowing, the chickens are clucking, the pigs are squealing and the sheep – well, okay, the sheep are still just grazing. 143 more words

Audrey (cow)