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“No One Helped”: Kitty Genovese, New York City, and the Myth of Urban Apathy by Marcia M. Gallo is winner of the Judy Grahn Award for Lesbian Non-fiction (Publishing Triangle) and is also a Lambda Literary Award Finalist (LGBT Nonfiction category) 358 more words
Title: NOVUS (The Cresecren Chronicles, Book 1)
Author: Crystal Marcos
Genre: Young Adult
NOVUS (The Cresecren Chronicles, Book 1) has recently received two book awards and a revamped cover! 1,036 more words
When I was a little girl, Junie B. Jones hadn’t been born yet. Nor had Cam Jansen, Eloise, Madeleine, the Babysitters, or Harriet the Spy. But that’s okay. 280 more words
When the list is first released, it’s titles/authors/publishers…which isn’t overly exciting. Seeing the cover images brings the list to life!
A chunk of Summer 2016 will be spent reading the titles, then choosing a handful to create critical-thinking questions and/or extension learning activities. 102 more words
Blending books and basketball, last week kicked off the 2016 Tournament of Books!
This year’s bracket consists of 16 titles. With the assistance of 5th graders, this year’s bracket has 4 regions: the Graphic Novel region, the Picture Book region, the Chapter Book region, and the Nonfiction region. 264 more words