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Literary spiritualism

It’s YALSA Symposium weekend…two days to talk about Young adults, books and libraries. I don’t often give up a Saturday, but this was definitely worth it. 214 more words

YA Literature

Official 2015 Teens’ Top Ten booklist

YALSA has recently announced the titles of the 2015 Teens’ Top Ten. Teens all over the world voted as part of Teen Read Week. Altogether, more than 27,000 votes were cast for the… 139 more words


YALSA Announces Teens' Top Ten 2015

This morning, YALSA announced their Teens’ Top Ten for 2015 and what a varied list it is!

If you don’t know, YALSA is the Young Adult Library Services Association and is a division of the American Library Association (ALA).  301 more words


Forever Scarred: Traumatizing Moments from YA Novels

Like Joey Tribbiani, we believe that some books belong in the freezer. If you aren’t a Friends fanatic, that’s a reference to the episode where Joey kept The Shining in the freezer because it was too scary. 1,038 more words


10 Questions to ask yourself about your teen services

Looking for further ignite the teens at your library or school media center? YALSA has got some questions to get you thinking about how. The best part is these aren’t just random questions but ones based on ongoing research relating to teen library services. 232 more words


Teen Read Week, October 18 - 24, 2015

2015 Teen Read Week
The 2015 Teen Read Week website is live and October 18-24 is just weeks away! Check out the site for everything you need to plan your TRW activities. 127 more words


Do all the things!

This has been my summer so far:

There have been so many big things that seem to be taking over my (mostly professional) life this summer. 919 more words