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Book reviews: Find the best new books {*style:<ul>*} {*style:<li>*} {*style:<br>*}{*style:<b>*}Harry's Trees{*style:</b>*}{*style:<br>*} by Jon Cohen{*style:<br>*}What a dazzlingly yet wonderful cast of characters we meet in Harry’s Trees by Jon Cohen. The one thing united them is grief and loss. A widow loses her husband to a ... 2014 Best Fiction for Young Adults Each year, YALSA presents the Best Fiction for Young Adults list after ALA's Midwinter Meeting. This year’s list of 98 books was drawn from 175 official nominations. The books, recommended for ages 12-18, meet the criteria of both good quality literature and appealing reading for teens. In addition to the full list, the Best Fiction for Young Adults committee also created a Top Ten list of titles from the final list, denoted here by an asterisk. “This year’s list has something for everyone. The members of the 2014 Best Fiction for Young Adults Committee are: Sarah Townsend, chair, Suffolk Public Library, Suffolk, Virginia; Alicia Blowers, St. Avasthi, Swati. In this novel/graphic-novel hybrid, Holly and Savitri each fight to save themselves and their friendship after a ruthless killer ends Chase's life. Barnes, Jennifer Lynn. A natural profiler, 17-year-old Cassie joins a special teen FBI program and finds herself immersed in a world where everything is not as it seems. Beaudoin, Sean.

The Book Case Blog | Book Reviews, Author Interviews, Book Blogs Donald Harstad worked for 26 years as deputy sheriff and chief investigator for the police department of Clayton County, Iowa. Harstad transforms those experiences into thrilling mysteries with his popular Carl Houseman series. The sixth in the series, November Rain, finds Houseman far from his usual heartland setting, as he travels to the UK to consult on a kidnapping case—and to protect his own daughter. In a guest post, Harstad shares a bit of the real-life inspiration behind November Rain. Guest post by Donald Harstad I’ve written six novels about a fictional deputy sheriff named Carl Houseman, set in a fictional county in northeast Iowa. I certainly never thought I would write a book until I actually wrote my first. Scenarios. The first officer arrived 19 minutes after I called. That’s where Eleven Days, my first novel, had originated. For my latest, November Rain (Crooked Lane Books), I send Carl to London for an assist in a homicide investigation. Thanks, Donald!

Children's Books | Bookwire For Publishers All All Subject Title Author Publisher Series Title Children's Books Search Children's Books Featured Children's Books I Am Number Four Author: Lore, Pittacus Publication Date: 2015-07-28 Publisher: HarperCollins Publishers Book Format: Paperback List Price: $9.99 View More Featured Books Recommended Children's Books View more New Children's Books View more Forthcoming Children's Books View more Children's Best Sellers The Crossover Alexander, Kwame Electronic book text: $16.99 The Crossover Alexander, Kwame Hardback: $16.99 The Worst Years of My Life Patterson, James Hardback: $13.99 A Grimm Warning Colfer, Chris Hardback: $18.00 Wonderstruck Selznick, Brian Electronic book text: $29.99 View More Best Sellers Contact | Terms of Use | Privacy Policy Copyright ® 2013 R.R.

School Library Research (SLR) School Library Research (ISSN: 2165-1019) is the scholarly refereed research journal of the American Association of School Librarians. It is the successor to School Library Media Research (ISSN: 1523-4320) and School Library Media Quarterly Online. The purpose of School Library Research is to promote and publish high quality original research concerning the management, implementation, and evaluation of school library programs. The journal will also emphasize research on instructional theory, teaching methods, and critical issues relevant to school libraries and school librarians. SLR seeks to distribute major research findings worldwide through both electronic publication and linkages to substantive documents on the Internet. The primary audience for SLR includes academic scholars, school librarians, instructional specialists and other educators who strive to provide a constructive learning environment for all students and teachers. Two New Research Papers PublishedFebruary 2017

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