March 24, 2017

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Athletes, Activists, and Other Amazing Women | Women’s History Month

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A host of new titles celebrate the achievements of women.

Getting Schooled: Nonfiction authors tell all about class visits

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Three nonfiction authors deliver personal essays about their experiences visiting schools and libraries and meeting face-to-face with their young readers.

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Review of the Day: Roller Derby Rivals by Sue Macy

Review of the Day: Roller Derby Rivals by Sue Macy

Roller Derby Rivals By Sue Macy Illustrated by Matt Collins Holiday House $16.95 ISBN: 978-0-8234-2923-3 Ages 5 and up On shelves July 1st In my next life I will come back as a roller derby queen. Since the majority of my adult life has come and gone in complete and utter ignorance of this sport, […]

Getting it Right, Making it Fun: NYPL Panelists Talk Writing Nonfiction

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At a recent New York Public Library panel on Ethics and Nonfiction, four popular juvenile nonfiction authors discussed the challenges of writing entertaining and enlightening works for kids while adhering to the facts.