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Do required reading and class texts inspire a love of reading?

By the time I finished reading an article in last week’s Age which reported on students’ completion of their English exam, their first formal exam in the annual final school year VCE Examinations, I felt sick and totally grief stricken! 1,140 more words

Books & Reading

'Here is Johnny' and other great bookfaces

Gentofte Public Library just outside Copenhagen, Denmark, are using a great little book promotion concept for there Instagram profile: Book covers fit in reality pictures – also called bookfaces… 56 more words


Bibliotherapy: A future career path?

It was some years ago, after undergoing a fairly major operation that I found myself, doped to the gills with pain killers, totally unable to pick up any of the enticing books I’d brought with me to the hospital. 1,322 more words

Books & Reading

All I want in life is .....

I came across this on Facebook last week.  One of my greatest needs is summed up perfectly!   Thanks Denise for the share!

Book Trivia

Tal Peleg - Artist extraordinaire!!

Have you ever imagined telling a story on your eyes?

If you’re anything like me, the answer is most definitely no!   But for Tal Peleg, a visual artist from Israel, photography, makeup and design are tools and processes she uses all the time to create her breathtaking eye art. 63 more words

Book Trivia

Creating an Avenue of Literature

By creating an Avenue of Literature from unused lockers, teachers at Biloxi Junior High School in Mississippi hope to inspire their students.   Over the summer vacation, this dedicated group of teachers, parents and volunteers, have been working hard to transform a drab area into something exciting and inspirational.  105 more words

Books & Reading

Web 2.0 - jump onboard...

I have inspired to use edublogs to create an online presence for the school library recently – http://fahanseniorlibrary.edublogs.org My plan is to use it as a tool to promote what the library services are, what’s happening, resources and to post reports. 230 more words

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