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Click on the “This Week in Reviews” links to access the full reviews and ratings of the titles listed below each link. This Week in Reviews: May 9, 2012 Banks, Anna. Of Poseidon. Feiwel & Friends, 2012. 336p. $17.99. 978-1-250-00332-4. Deckert,... (Continue reading)

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Wouldn’t You Like to Know . . . John Green

by Stacey Hayman Multiple award winning and New York Times Bestselling author, and the 2012 spokesperson for Teen Read Week, John Green has long been legendary in the world of teen literature. But until the age of ten, John was convinced... (Continue reading)

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The Rise of Horror: YA Readers and Dark Fiction

JG Faherty October 2012 There is a revolution happening in reading. No, I’m not talking about the e-book revolution, although it does play a part in this. The revolution I’m referring to is being led by our children, and it’s... (Continue reading)

Tag Team Tech October 2012

The Flipping Librarian Joyce Kasman Valenza October 2012 One of the things I am gearing up for this fall is to help a growing number of interested teachers to flip. Just in case you’ve missed it, many educators are thinking... (Continue reading)

YA Clicks October 2012

Elections and Advocacy for Teens Rebecca Purdy and the Web Surfers from the Central Rappahannock Regional Library October 2012 Rating Chart The teens we serve may not be able to vote in this year’s elections, but that doesn’t make them powerless.  Teen... (Continue reading)

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Wild & Crazy Librarians: A Fabulous ALAN Panel . . .

At the ALAN workshop in Las Vegas—Monday  November  19   1:55 – 2:30 pm! English teachers and YA librarians—a natural partnership!  Hear librarians Walter Mayes of The Girls’ Middle School, California; Christina Getrost of the Stow-Munroe Falls Public Library, Ohio; Don... (Continue reading)

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Tag Team Tech August 2012

Keeping it All Straight: Using Evernote to Stay Organized Sarah Ludwig August 2012 Sometimes it feels like we’ve got too much information coming our way, and even finding the methods for keeping track of technology trends and news can be... (Continue reading)

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Electronic Eye August 2012

Catalist Digital Kathleen Muelen August 2012 Every year I host an all-school Read based on the “One Book One School” and “One Book One Community” models.  Even though my school has only two grades, I feel that is not possible... (Continue reading)

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Teen Pop Culture Quiz August 2012

Update #37 Erin Helmrich HOT PRESS 1. After two years of deliberation what prominent boys recreational organization decided that gay scouts and leaders were still banned? 2.Giving more hope that it does get better which hip-hop crooner recently came out... (Continue reading)

Wouldn’t You Like to Know . . . Myra McEntire

by Stacey Hayman Growing up in Northeast Tennessee and living in Nashville, you might assume Myra McEntire must love NASCAR and country music, but her readers know the truth. This author isn’t so predictable; singing R&B in the family car... (Continue reading)

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