I went to ALAN this year because Lyn Miller-Lachmann (Rogue; Nancy Paulsen Books) asked me to moderate a panel with her, Kekla Magoon (The Rock and the River; Aladdin) and Rene Saldana Jr (Juventud! Growing up on the Border: Stories and Poems; VAO Publishing). entitled “It’s Complicated: Diverse Authors Revisit the Classics”. We had a… Read More ALAN pt 2
The Association for Library Service to Children (ALSC) is inviting librarians to register their 2013 El día de los niños/El día de los libros (Children’s Day/Book Day) programs in the 2013 National Día Program Registry. By registering their Día programs held throughout the year in the national registry, libraries build a national database that showcases… Read More Dia: Diversity in Action
They’re in!!!! Sally dropped of our copies of John Green books so we can “Pass It On“. I have one of the books for one of my readers! So, if you’d like to read one of the John Green books and then PASS IT ON, how about giving me the name of the book you’d… Read More Go Green
Not a YALSA member? Here are two great reasons to join. Young Adult Literature Symposium Stipend YALSA’s Young Adult Literature Symposium Stipend will enable two qualified recipients to attend the symposium, which will be held in Albuquerque, New Mexico, Nov. 5-7, 2010 Two stipends up to $1,000 each will be awarded as follows: the first… Read More YALSA Awards
Want to help reduce the number of dropouts? A recent poll in Michigan indicates that fewer students would dropout if they had help developing their goals and strong relationships with adults.