July 23, 2014

Summer Reading video PSA

ChemistryAdd this video to your website to promote your summer reading program!

Send it to your schools to show in their announcements in the last week!

Put it on your computer desktops!

Spread the word!

http://youtu.be/POsttb63yBs

Audio PSA:  CSLP_2014_PSA_English_audio

NYLA Youth Services Section Spring Conference

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Friday, April 4, 2014 at the Crowne Plaza in White Plains, NY

Keynote Speaker – Roger Sutton, editor of Horn Book Magazine and author
Luncheon Speaker – Steve Sheinkin, author of Bomb: The Race to Build-and Steal-the World’s Most Dangerous Weapon and The Notorious Benedict Arnold

Click here for the full brochure with workshop selections and the registration form to mail in:     http://www.nyla.org/max/4DCGI/cms/review.html?Action=CMS_Document&DocID=672&&MenuKey=nomenucms   

Early bird registration is until 2/21 – $115 for members, $150 for non-members (after 2/21 – $125 & $160).  Hotel $129/night.
Contact Valle if you are thinking about going to discuss transportation in the System van and accommodations.

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Booklist Editors’ Choice: Books for Youth 2013

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For the full list, click below

http://www.booklistonline.com/Booklist-Editors-Choice-Books-for-Youth-2013-Gillian-Engberg/pid%3D6578139

 

PW’s Best Children’s Books of 2013

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To see the full list in each category, click on the links below:

http://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/childrens/childrens-book-news/article/59926-pw-s-best-children-s-books-of-2013.html?utm_source=Publishers+Weekly&utm_campaign=c72a46c4b2-UA-15906914-1&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_0bb2959cbb-c72a46c4b2-304484173

Picture Books   http://best-books.publishersweekly.com/pw/best-books/2013/childrens-picture

Fiction   http://best-books.publishersweekly.com/pw/best-books/2013/childrens-fiction

Nonfiction   http://best-books.publishersweekly.com/pw/best-books/2013/childrens-nonfiction

 

SLJ’s Best Books 2013

SLJ1312w_BestBooks2013_Sweets (1)Check out the 2013 Best Books list from School Library Journal

FICTION –  http://www.slj.com/2013/11/reviews/best-of/slj-best-books-2013-fiction/

NON-FICTION - http://www.slj.com/2013/11/reviews/best-of/slj-best-books-2013-nonfiction/

PICTURE BOOKS – http://www.slj.com/2013/11/reviews/best-of/slj-best-books-2013-picturebooks/