Kids' & YA Books: How to Make a Book Trailer. Ford Street Publishing. 50 Essential Young Adult Novels. Code Name Verity by Elizabeth Wein At the risk of stating the obvious, Young Adult fiction is hot right now.
And I mean really hot. Suzanne Collins’ bestselling Hunger Games Trilogy has captured the imaginations of readers of all ages, male and female, and has been turned into a series of films that has ‘tweens and teens (and their parents) lining up for hours, just as Stephenie Meyer’s Twilight Saga before it and just as Veronica Roth’s Divergent series after. And we can’t talk about blockbuster YA series without mentioning the masterpiece that started the current trend – Harry Potter. While the first book of J.K. Collins Booksellers Chirnside Park. Random Reviews and Ramblings from Redcliffe. Top 101 2015 - Dymocks. Your Picks: Top 100 Science-Fiction, Fantasy Books. More than 5,000 of you nominated.
More than 60,000 of you voted. And now the results are in. The winners of NPR's Top 100 Science-Fiction and Fantasy survey are an intriguing mix of classic and contemporary titles. Over on NPR's pop culture blog, Monkey See, you can find one fan's thoughts on how the list shaped up, get our experts' take, and have the chance to share your own. The Good Reading Guide: book reviews of the best books. Neil Gaiman: Why our future depends on libraries, reading and daydreaming. It’s important for people to tell you what side they are on and why, and whether they might be biased.
A declaration of members’ interests, of a sort. So, I am going to be talking to you about reading. More fantastic book-related films - World Book Day. Latest Book Trailers - World Book Day. 100 Notable Books of 2014. Photo The year’s notable fiction, poetry and nonfiction, selected by the editors of The New York Times Book Review.
ALL OUR NAMES. By Dinaw Mengestu. (Knopf, $25.95.) 25 books every girl should read before she turns 25. Classic literature is full of famous books about angsty teenage boys learning who they are as men.
But what about all the women? The books about women’s coming of age are not nearly as widely celebrated, but are they are JUST as significant and moving and important as all those books about boys. From young adult stories of adventure, to non-fiction graphic novels, these game-changing reads will shape how you think about being a woman — which let’s be real, is mega important. It’s time to dust off your library card and get ready to be empowered. 1.
Best Of 2014 Lists: Selected Titles. Happy 2015!
Last year (yup) Geri Diorio posted a fantastic summary of the best young adult books lists from 2014 including Horn Book, Kirkus, Publishers Weekly, and School Library Journal. Booklists. E-books - Monte Library at Monte Sant’ Angelo Mercy College. Best YA/NA Science Fiction Books (22 books) Young Adult Science Fiction Books. Audience Picks: Top 100 'Killer Thrillers' The Winner: The Silence Of The Lambs by Thomas Harris beat out two other serial killer books -- The Girl with the Dragon Tattoo by Stieg Larsson and Kiss the Girls by James Patterson -- for the No. 1 spot. hide caption toggle caption It's been a cliffhanger, but now the final page can be turned.
The NPR audience nominated some 600 novels to our "Killer Thrillers" poll and cast more than 17,000 ballots. The final roster of winners is a diverse one to say the least, ranging in style and period from Dracula to The Da Vinci Code, Presumed Innocent to Pet Sematary. If you like The Hunger Games by Suzanne Collins. This readalike is in response to a patron's book-match request.
If you would like personalized reading recommendations, fill out the book-match form and a librarian will email suggested titles to you. See our other Book Matches. Here are some other action/adventure books you may enjoy: Reading Time. Libguides book trailers. 22 Books You Should Read Now, Based On Your Childhood Favorites. GAFE@MLMC. "Outside of a dog, a book is a man's best friend. Inside a dog, it's too dark to read." - Groucho Marx. February - Celebrate the Australian Year 2015. ERL Best teen fiction 2014.
Mystery must-reads - Teen. Home - Monte Library at Monte Sant’ Angelo Mercy College. E-books - Monte Library at Monte Sant’ Angelo Mercy College. Books into Film. Book Related days list. Multicultural and Indigenous Learning Resources, Cultural Diversity, Child Care Learning Resources, Early Learning Tools - Cultural Calendar. Reading Challenge 2015. Eastern Regional Libraries. Conference notes: Choices for English: ETANSW Conference 2014 Part I. 28th November 2014.
Session F4.3. Presented by Deb McPherson and Helen Sykes.This is Part I. Part II is a separate post. These notes provide more information about the titles Deb and Helen introduced in their session at the 2014 ETANSW Conference. As always, Deb and Helen had more titles to tell teachers about than time available. The majority of these titles are fiction. While the focus is always on fiction, Deb and Helen always try to draw teachers' attention to any resource that will enhance their teaching. The annotated notes below are presented alphabetically. Books for English: ETANSW Conference 2014 Part II. 28th November 2014.
Book suggestions HSC Area of Study: Discovery - Some related texts. The annotations below are for texts presented by Helen Sykes to three sessions at the Whitlam Library, on the 19th, 20th and 25th November 2014. Those who attended the sessions were given the following handout, which highlighted the types of text presented. Note: In the handout that was given to teachers on the 19th and to students on the 20th, T. S. Eliot's poem 'The Journey of the Magi' was included in the list of related texts. While this is certainly an interesting exploration of the concept of discovery, it cannot be used as a related text as it is a prescribed text for HSC English. Choosing related texts.
Summer of Monsters book review. Book review - Bellman and Black. Book review - The dark unwinding. ReadPlus. Goodreads. 2015 Top Ten Best Fiction for Young Adults. The Carnival at Bray. By Jessie Ann Foley. Elephant Rock, $12.95 (97809895115597). Maggie has only recently moved to Ireland when tragedy strikes and her goal becomes seeing Nirvana perform in Rome. The Crossover. By Kwame Alexander. 2015 Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers. CHICAGO —The Young Adult Library Services Association (YALSA), a division of the American Library Association (ALA), announced its 2015 Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers selection list. The list is presented annually at the ALA Midwinter Meeting.
The Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers list identifies titles aimed at encouraging reading among teens who dislike to read for any reason. The complete list of 67 titles and a series, drawn from 149 nominations, can be found at The Quick Picks for Reluctant Young Adult Readers committee also selected a Top Ten list: Alender, Katie. Images. State library Victoria. State Library Victoria. LIW2015-Activity-Ideas.pdf. Readposter.pdf. Term 2 displays 2009 001. 17 Books To Read If You Liked "The Fault In Our Stars" 2014 Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults Top Ten.
Popular Paperbacks for Young Adults. Best Picture Books 2014 — Goodreads Choice Awards. The 2014 Goodreads Choice Awards have three rounds of voting open to all registered Goodreads members. Winners will be announced December 02, 2014. Opening Round: November 03 - 08 Voting open to 15 official nominees, and write-in votes can be placed for any eligible book (see eligibility below). Semifinal Round: November 10 - 15 The top five write-in votes in each of the categories become official nominees, bringing the total to 20 nominees per category.
Final Round: November 17 - 24 The field narrows to the top 10 books in each category, and members have one last chance to vote! Books published in the United States in English, including works in translation and other significant rereleases, between November 17, 2013, and November 15, 2014, are eligible for the 2014 Goodreads Choice Awards. We analyze statistics from the millions of books added, rated, and reviewed on the site in 2014 to nominate 15 books in each category. Best Young Adult Fantasy & Science Fiction 2014 — Goodreads Choice Awards. In this dazzling and long-awaited conclusion to the acclaimed Mortal Instruments series, Clary and her friends fight the greatest evil they have ever faced: Clary's own brother. Sebastian Morgenstern is on the move, systematically turning Shadowhunter against Shadowhunter. Bearing the Infernal Cup, he transforms Shadowhunters into creatures out of nightmare, tearing apart f In this dazzling and long-awaited conclusion to the acclaimed Mortal Instruments series, Clary and her friends fight the greatest evil they have ever faced: Clary's own brother.
Sebastian Morgenstern is on the move, systematically turning Shadowhunter against Shadowhunter. Bearing the Infernal Cup, he transforms Shadowhunters into creatures out of nightmare, tearing apart families and lovers as the ranks of his Endarkened army swell. Best Historical Fiction 2014 — Goodreads Choice Awards. Best Mystery & Thriller 2014 — Goodreads Choice Awards. In the frigid pre-dawn hours, in a distressed Midwestern city, hundreds of desperate unemployed folks are lined up for a spot at a job fair.
Without warning, a lone driver plows through the crowd in a stolen Mercedes, running over the innocent, backing up, and charging again. Best Poetry 2014 — Goodreads Choice Awards. Best Middle Grade & Children's 2014 — Goodreads Choice Awards. The 2014 Goodreads Choice Awards have three rounds of voting open to all registered Goodreads members. Winners will be announced December 02, 2014. Best Graphic Novels & Comics 2014 — Goodreads Choice Awards. Best Young Adult Fantasy & Science Fiction 2014 — Goodreads Choice Awards. Best Young Adult Fiction 2014 — Goodreads Choice Awards.
The 2014 Goodreads Choice Awards have three rounds of voting open to all registered Goodreads members. Winners will be announced December 02, 2014. Opening Round: November 03 - 08. Free books: 100 legal sites to download literature. Trove - National Library of Australia. Library of Congress Authorities.