Children

Favorite Picture Books of 2019

2019 has been a great year for picture books – interactive high-five competitions, wordless science fiction, celebrations of food and history, sports, silly animals—it was […]

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Fall “To Be Read” Pile

Confession – my “to be read” (TBR) pile is very long. I currently have 20 books checked out and 15 on hold. And that doesn’t […]

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Girls in Mid Grade

The transition for young readers from learning to read to reading to learn can be intimidating.  For most kids it can look like a big […]

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Youth Media Awards 2019

Every year librarians and other professionals gather at the ALA Midwinter Conference to celebrate the best of the best in children’s literature. Other stuff happens […]

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