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book review: Ain’t nothing but a man

January 5, 2012


title: Ain’t nothing but a man: my quest to find the real John Henry author: Scott Reynolds Nelson with Marc Aronson date: National Geographic Books for Children, 2008 MG nonfiction In Ain’t nothing but a man, Scott Reynolds walks us through his research to find out whether John Henry was a real man. His conversational […]

White House Petition for School Libraries

January 5, 2012


This morning, Carl Harvey (president of the American Association of School Libraries) posted a new White House petition about requesting funding and recognition for school libraries in the re-authorization of the Elementary and Secondary Education Act.  For it to become searchable we have 24 hours to get 150 signatures.  It is easy to sign the […]