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Glork Patrol Takes a Bath | Preview

Frequently Asked Questions: About the Newbery Committee Experience

Needing the Story More Than It Needs You, a guest post by Elana K. Arnold

One Star Review, Guess Who? (#160)

Cat Kid Comic Club: On Purpose | Incoming

Book Review: When the World Turned Upside Down by K. Ibura

The Best Tweets from the 2022 Youth Media Awards

Book Review: At the End of Everything by Marieke Nijkamp

RevolTeens: What do teens need in times like these? By Teen Librarian Christine Lively

Review of the Day: Kat Hats by Daniel Pinkwater, ill. Aaron Renier

Book Review: Overground Railroad (The Young Adult Adaptation): The Green Book and the Roots of Black Travel in America by Candacy Taylor

Now on The Yarn Podcast: Reactions to the 2022 Youth Media Awards

Speaking Up and Speaking Out with Tonya Bolden on Shirley Chisholm

2022 Winter Children’s and Young Adult Book Awards: A Roundup of Our Blog Entries for the ALA, NCTE, ILA, and NSTA Winners

The 2022 Newbery Medal goes to: THE LAST CUENTISTA

Borders | This Week’s Comics

Book Review: The Supervillain’s Guide to Being a Fat Kid by Matt Wallace

Your 2022 Caldecott Comment Card

Instant Reactions to the 2022 Youth Media Awards!

Wutaryoo? An Old Question Gets a New Look, and an Interview with Nilah Magruder


100 Scope Notes

Travis Jonker

A Fuse #8 Production

Elizabeth Bird

Good Comics for Kids

Brigid Alverson, Robin Brenner, Lori Henderson, Esther Keller, Michael May, J. Caleb Mozzocco, Mike Pawuk, Scott Robins, & Eva Volin

Heavy Medal: A Mock Newbery Blog

Steven Engelfried, Sharon McKellar, & Roxanne Hsu Feldman

Neverending Search

Joyce Valenza

Teen Librarian Toolbox

Karen Jensen, Heather Booth, Robin Willis, & Amanda MacGregor

The Classroom Bookshelf

Mary Ann Cappiello, Erika Thulin Dawes, Grace Enriquez, & Katie Cunningham

The Yarn

Travis Jonker & Colby Sharp


Author-Fan Face-Off, Now on SLJ! Watch Monday: Andrea Davis Pinkney Faces Three Superfans on Kid Lit Game Show

SLJ Staff

A School Librarian and Fourth Grade Teacher Partner in Literacy and Outdoor Exploration

Wayne D’Orio

A School Librarian and Culinary Arts Teacher Cook Up a Curriculum for Baking, Reading, and Mastering Tech

Wayne D’Orio

An Assistant Librarian and Choral Director Take a Lyrical Approach to Black History

Wayne D’Orio

Kwame Alexander, Follett Launch 'Bookfest' Classroom Book Clubs

SLJ Staff


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