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The Character Book Tag

I’ve been fortunate enough to stumble across some great blogs recently, a few a of which have recently done this list. If you get a chance you should check out these guys: 366 more words


Readers' Choice for February 2016

This month, I get the chance to booktalk the Readers’ Choice picks for Mrs. Callaghan’s class. There are a great deal of “Classics” that many people like to push on students to read, but I wanted to bring some of the more relevant and mainstream reads to the forefront with these booktalks. 184 more words

Best of the Very Best: Week 2

This week I read Challenger Deep by Neal Shusterman first and followed it up with Noelle Stevenson’s Nimona, which was a much needed mood lifter. It’s hard to find a great connection between the two books, other than that I enjoyed both of them very much but for very different reasons. 776 more words

Book Lists

What's New?

Check out these new titles in the Teen Corner at the Moline Public Library. Click on the title to go to the catalog for more information and to place a hold. 256 more words


Books in Brief: Five I Loved Recently

Why We Write about Ourselves: Twenty Memoirists on Why They Expose Themselves (and Others) in the Name of Literature

(Edited by Meredith Maran)

A great collection of first-person pieces from memoir authors, charting their individual journeys into autobiographical writing and giving their top tips. 534 more words


Me Before You by Jojo Moyes

Yesterday I stopped by Barnes and Noble on a whim and picked up this book. The movie version is scheduled to release in June, and I saw the first trailer yesterday.   310 more words


Love the list

Dear Anne,

As you sent me the Telegraph list of which books people had lied about reading, it got me thinking: Did I ever lie about reading a book? 302 more words