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Slides for OLA 2018 Sessions Now Available

Whether or not you were able to join us in Eugene for OLA, you can now view the slides for most presentations on Northwest Central. Of particular interest to OYAN members: 78 more words

Book Rave

The Master of Mohair: A Review of Boys Don't Knit (In Public) by T.S. Easton #bookreview #yalit #amreading

It’s a tired plot: a boy becomes a man through enduring an endeavor, overcoming the odds and conquering his former self to become stronger than he ever could’ve imagined. 521 more words

Book Reviews

2018 Teens' Top Ten nominees announced -- plus a giveaway

YALSA has officially announced the 2018 Teens’ Top Ten Nominees — and they’ll be giving away sets of the nominees!

The Teens’ Top Ten is a “teen choice” list, where teens nominate and choose their favorite books of the previous year. 396 more words


2018 Best Fiction for Young Adults

The 2018 Best Fiction for Young Adults List has been announced by YALSA: did you read any of the top ten?

  1. Arnold, Elana. What Girls Are Made Of.
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Award Winners

Vincent and Theo

Vincent and Theo (audiobook)

by Deborah Heiligman

This wonderful piece of nonfiction tells the story of Vincent van Gogh and his brother Theo van Gogh.  I have always been a huge fan of van Gogh.  424 more words

Teen Tech Week: Day 2

(Cue slightly less ominous 24 style countdown clock!)

There is both bad news and good news to report from day two of Teen Tech Week. The good news is that it’s almost all good news and the bad news turned out not to be so bad after all. 410 more words


Teen Tech Week: Day 1

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Teen Tech Week is one of my favorite professional weeks of the year. Teens! Doing fun, unexpected things with technology! 613 more words