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Shelve paperbacks in favour of E-books in schools? | BBC News

E-books are increasingly being used in classrooms by children as young as three – and they are making a big difference to the reading habits of boys.

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Learning

Thanks for the Trouble's 3rd Starred Review!

Congrats to Tommy Wallach!

From School & Library Journal: “VERDICT A unique and compelling tale. The narrator’s hilariously crass but poignant voice is sure to intrigue even the most reluctant of readers.” 37 more words

Announcements

Reading Aloud in High School? Yes!

A few years ago at a holiday party I talked with a friend who is head of the English Department at a prep school in Massachusetts.  1,516 more words

SLJ Names Best Books, ACL Performers' Showcase Registration Open

SLJ Names Best Books of 2015: Check out School Library Journal’s choices for the best children’s and teen books from this year – www.slj.com/best-books-2015/#_ . 234 more words

News

Those Thrifty, Nifty Dover Classics

For those of us who splurge and buy books to hoard on our shelves so we always have a lovely bit of paged delight at our fingertips, probably don’t consider the paperback, easy-on-the-pocketbook editions of Dover as ones we trot out and buy. 196 more words

Reading

MONSTROUS DINOSAUR BONES FOUND IN SCHOOL VISIT!   by Author & Illustrator Michael Dooling

Today on Eastern Penn Points blog, we’re honored to have a guest post by talented author and illustrator, Michael Dooling. Mike visited my daughter’s school recently, and she came home so excited, I just had to ask him to share some tips for a successful school visit with us.   900 more words

SCBWI

Library Link Line-Up!

Hey, folks! 

Don’t forget that today we have our ReaderCON event from 10:00AM to 4:00PM. There’ll be guest speakers, games, and even a Cosplay Contest! 127 more words

Library Link Line-Up