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The Subversive Librarian: Creating Lifelong Readers

Post by Beth Gerall
Posted June 26, 2013 in Common Core, Kids & Book News, NoveList K-8 Plus

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Summer is upon us and if you are in a public library you are knee-deep in summer reading programming.

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Common Core: Negotiating the Nonfiction Landscape

Post by Beth Gerall
Posted May 02, 2013 in Common Core, Kids & Book News, NoveList K-8 Plus

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The Common Core Standards for English Language Arts and Literacy in History/Social Studies, Science and Technical studies were first released in 2010, with all but 5 states adopting them as of this blog post. There has been a flood of information, praise, and critique relating to Common Core. This new blog series is intended to process this plethora of information and pass it onto you. In this inaugural post, I’ll be discussing the goals that the Common Core Standards are trying to achieve, and give you some tips for meeting them.

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Books We Can’t Stop Talking About: Eleanor & Park

Post by Kathy Stewart
Posted April 29, 2013 in Kids & Book News, NoveList Plus, Readers' Advisory News

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One of the great pleasures of working at NoveList: there's never a lack of either recommendations for a good read or lively discussion about books. I sat down with Beth Gerall and Danielle Allison, both librarians who are editors/catalogers (respectively) and NoveList team members who focus on books for kids and teens. Both had just read Eleanor & Park, by debut author Rainbow Rowell, and couldn't stop talking about this buzz-worthy book.

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A Parent’s (and Librarian’s) Recommendations for Books to Read with Toddlers

Post by Danielle Allison
Posted March 19, 2013 in Kids & Book News, NoveList K-8 Plus

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Danielle Allison shares her go-to books to read with toddlers.

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