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The ‘Great Gatsby’ Glut. Struck by just how little the reader comes to know about Carraway, Smith remembers thinking, “It would be really interesting if someone were to write his story.”

The ‘Great Gatsby’ Glut

He immediately set out to do that, writing the novel five years ago, not telling his editor or agent. “I didn’t want to hear it was impossible,” Smith said. Top 100 Young Adult Book Blogs and Websites in 2020. 1.

Top 100 Young Adult Book Blogs and Websites in 2020

Epic Reads Blog | YA Book Recommendations & Bookish Fun New York City, New York, United States About Blog Epic Reads, brought to you by HarperCollins Publishers, is the largest online community of fans of young adult books! We are a passionate, vibrant community of Book Nerds from around the world who love talking about, sharing and discovering new books.

Join the community to find the hottest teen books, connect with your favorite YA authors and meet new friends who share your reading interests. Frequency 1 post / day Since Apr 2012 Blog Facebook fans 1.2M ⋅ Twitter followers 204.4K ⋅ Instagram Followers 670.8K ⋅ Social Engagement 181ⓘ ⋅ Domain Authority 57ⓘ ⋅ Alexa Rank 195.5Kⓘ View Latest Posts ⋅ Get Email Contact. Book Resources - Little Free Library. Little Free Library works with authors, publishers, and distributors who share our vision of inspiring readers and building community.

Book Resources - Little Free Library

Check this list regularly as opportunities change often! Win a copy of Stamped – Ends June 30 To support greater understanding and encourage people to share books on social justice, we’re giving away 10 copies of Stamped by Jason Reynolds and Ibram X. NPR Choice page. Watch Daniel Radcliffe reading Harry Potter at home. DanielDaniel Radcliffe reads the first chapter of Harry Potter and the Philosopher’s Stone/Sorcerer’s Stone, as part of Harry Potter At Home.

Watch Daniel Radcliffe reading Harry Potter at home

Look out for more special video readings in the upcoming weeks. Daniel will be the first of many exciting contributors to help us read through the first Harry Potter book, as he introduces the Dursleys, who don’t like anything mysterious. Enter a cat reading a map, owl-filled skies and whispers about the Potters. So, get comfy and enjoy! You can register with the Harry Potter Fan Club to get all the latest updates on further video readings too. Looks like those mischievous Cornish Pixies have caused an error. Register now to get the latest announcements from the Harry Potter Fan Club Newsletter. Home - Principal's Book Club - LibGuides at East Side Community High School. Skip to main content 2019-2020 Principal's Book Club Books Read the book and go on the upcoming field trip/see the movie Movie Trip: TBD Broadway Trip: 12/12.

Home - Principal's Book Club - LibGuides at East Side Community High School

Book Series Recaps. Creator Corner with KidLit TV – Every Child a Reader. Creator Corner KidLit TV, an award winning producer of resources for parents, teachers and librarians, announces a partnership with the Children’s Book Council and Every Child a Reader to produce 100 book creator videos for teachers, parents, librarians, and educators across the country to share with their students.

Creator Corner with KidLit TV – Every Child a Reader

School Library Journal. From delightful picture books to probing YA novels, these titles represent the cream of the crop reviewed in SLJ's April issue.

School Library Journal

Picture Books. Librarians, Let’s Make 2019 the Year of the Book. This week, the library world will gather in Seattle for the American Library Association’s 2019 Midwinter Meeting, where a slate of great authors will take the main stage to give keynotes, and where publishers and other content-related service providers will make up the bulk of the booths on the exhibit floor.

Librarians, Let’s Make 2019 the Year of the Book

Notable Books List – RUSA Update. Purpose: Since 1944, the goal of the Notable Books Council has been to make available to the nation’s readers a list of 25 very good, very readable, and at times very important fiction, nonfiction, and poetry books for the adult reader.

Notable Books List – RUSA Update

History: The Notable Books List evolved from an activity sponsored by the Lending Round Table of the American Library Association (ALA) in 1944. Reference & User Services Association (RUSA) A Division of the American Library Association.

Reference & User Services Association (RUSA)

Reference & User Services Association (RUSA) The 2015 selections are: Fiction “All My Puny Sorrows” by Miriam Toews, McSweeneys How much sacrifice does the love of a sister require? Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA) YALSA's Teen Book Finder is a free online database and app to help teens, parents, librarians and library staff, educators, and anyone who loves YA literature access nearly 4,000 titles recognized YALSA's awards and lists on their smartphone.

Have an Android phone? Download the Android version now! Have an iPod Touch or an iPhone? Download the iOS app now! App features include: 'Nothing short of remarkable': Study finds parents' chats with their toddlers pay off 10 years later. Attention exhausted parents: The next time your toddler starts making strange noises or babbling about Paw Patrol, try to strike up a conversation — it could make a big difference later, researchers say. A study published this week in Pediatrics found that toddlers with parents who spend lots of time listening and chatting with them are more likely to have better language skills and higher IQs a decade later than youngsters left hanging in silence. "If you knew that children who were fed a certain nutritional diet at age two were not only far healthier as toddlers, but much more likely to be in a healthy weight range at age 12, you'd want to pursue those findings, wouldn't you?

" Before Buying a Kindle, Consider the Physical Book’s Benefits. Hosting a Mock Newbery Book Club: Terrific collaboration between school and public librarians! - ALSC Blog. The Great American Read.