December 16, 2017

The Advocate's Toolbox

All-Star Reviews from Seanan McGuire, Jane Yolen, & More | Adult Books 4 Teens

The Adult Books 4 Teens columnists present some of their favorite titles that haven’t been featured yet.

Doctor Who Comics Day; YALSA’s Teens’ Top 10 | SLJTeen News

This SLJTeen news roundup highlights plenty of opportunities to win prizes and info about upcoming conferences and stipends.

YA Novels Go to the Movies | Media Mania

From a soul-searing work of historical fiction to an array of dystopic tales that envision the not-so-distant future, four much-lauded young adult novels have been adapted for the big screen, all slated to premiere in November. Help teens make the connection between book and film by displaying, booktalking, and discussing these attention-worthy offerings.

On the Radar Teen: World War II Round-up

The study of World War II is part of every standard middle school and high school curriculum in the United States. The question is, how do you keep it interesting for these readers? These titles keep it mixed up, from a graphic novel recounting the incredible journey of two girls who survived German death camps to the story of an American pilot who made a real difference by dropping candy to the children of Berlin.