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The Authors Guild Doesn’t Want To Help People “Find Books or Information”

For the last 11 years, the Authors Guild has been engaged in a legal battle against Google. What did Google do? Well, it borrowed 20 million books from the library — 4 million of which were still protected by copyright — and scanned them into a digital database. 479 more words


Why can't I buy [insert title here] as an ebook?

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This is the latest article in the series I am writing about the frustrations around offering digital content in school libraries. 1,300 more words

Collection Development

Review: Who's Afraid? by Maria Lewis.

Title – Who’s Afraid?
Author – Maria Lewis
Publication Date – January 12th 2016 by Hachette Australia
ISBN – 9780349411149
My Rating – ★★★★/5

Tommi Grayson has never been a normal girl. 558 more words


My Teacher is a Monster!

Monsters are not always what they seem !

When I was growing up in Monroe, NC, there was one teacher at Walter Bickett Elementary that was feared throughout the school.  261 more words


Book Review: Changers (Drew) by T. Cooper & Allison Glock

 Changers Book One: Drew by T. Cooper and Allison Glock

Published by Akashic Books on January 13, 2014

Genres: Young Adult, Fantasy, Fiction, Contemporary

Pages: 288 – paperback… 1,012 more words

Book Reviews

Book Review: Who's Afraid?

Who’s Afraid? – Maria Lewis
Published by Hachette New Zealand, Jan 2016

Tommi Grayson’s never exactly been a normal girl. Bright blue hair, a mysterious past and barely controlled rage issues have a way of making a woman stand out. 454 more words


Review: The Secret Chord by Geraldine Brooks is a rich reinterpretation of the life of King David

The awarding of the Order of Australia to Geraldine Brooks  as part of the national Australia Day celebrations this week was a fitting start to the new year for one of the country’s internationally celebrated authors. 541 more words