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Supplemental Learning Opportunities

Hello Readers!  Happy Monday, and Happy President’s Day to you all!  If you have the chance, I would highly recommend researching a president of your choice today with your kids.  1,150 more words


Midwinter ALA Meeting

The Midwinter meeting of the American Library Association was held in Atlanta, Ga. In an effort to save association dollars, our Midwinter gatherings are usually held in really cold cities like Boston and Denver. 467 more words


ALA News Post

On the American Library Association (ALA) website yesterday, February 8, 2017, a press release was posted detailing the announcement that the Public Library Association (PLA) has formed a task force on equity, diversity, and inclusion. 132 more words

Open Worlds, Open Minds

A picture book is a magical thing. It can entertain, educate, and persuade. It can make you to think, feel, and imagine.

Every year the writing community gets together and chooses the best of the best. 225 more words

Picture Books

Charles P. Bourne

Title: VP General Information Division
Company: Dialog Information Services, Inc.
Location: Menlo Park, CA United States 142 more words


American Library Association Announces Award Winners

‘Tis the season for award ceremonies, and on Monday the American Library Association (ALA) announced the top books for children and young adults at its Midwinter Meeting, held this year in Atlanta, Georgia. 31 more words

Children's Books

Wolf Hollow by Lauren Wolk

Wolf Hollow
by Lauren Wolk
Dutton Children’s Books

Annabelle is growing up in the shadow of two world wars.  In spite of this, life in her small Pennsylvania town is pretty quiet.   351 more words