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2016 Teen Tech Week is coming!

Its that time of year again when “libraries showcase all the great digital resources and services that are available to help teens succeed in school and prepare for college and 21st century careers.” We’re talking about Teen Tech Week of course. 67 more words


The 2016 Hub Reading Challenge: Challenge Accepted

Every year the Young Adult Library Services Association’s literature blog, The Hub, hosts a challenge to read at least 25 YA titles that were awarded or honored by the… 178 more words

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Have you heard of a Commonplace book?

It’s a collection of quotes, thoughts, and thought provoking moments kept together as a book to share the knowledge that won’t quite fit in the… 104 more words


YALSA’s The Hub 2016 Reading Challenge Begins!

Let the Challenge Begin!

It’s time to kickoff the 2016 Hub reading challenge! This challenge is intended to encourage librarians, library workers, and YA lit enthusiasts to dive into the award winner and honor books and YALSA selected lists with the hope of providing excellent readers’ advisory and even discovering a new favorite title or exploring a genre outside of your comfort zone. 411 more words

2016 William C. Morris YA Debut Award

YALSA books added to my TBR

Last week I was able to watch the 2016 YALSA Awards and although I was familiar with a couple of them, there are many that I added to my To-Read pile once they were mentioned.   315 more words