SLJ Blogs

Fuse 8 n’ Kate: Jumanji by Chris Van Allsburg

Friday Finds: May 29, 2020

Notes on May 2020

Spring 2020 Children’s and Young Adult Book Awards

Review: ‘Prince Freya’ Vol. 1

Book Review: Where We Go From Here by Lucas Rocha

The Great Independent Book Store Gift Card Giveaway #4

Review of the Day: Wink by Rob Harrell

RevolTeens: A Letter of Apology to the Class of 2020, by Christine Lively

Tween and Teen Programming Ideas: Online Scattegories is the Word Game You Need

This Week’s Comics: Back to Work

Books on Film: Eoin Colfer (and David Bowie?!) on Good Morning America

Social Distancing in the Studio: The Eric Carle Museum Presents Its First Virtual Exhibit

What’s Up at The Yarn?

Post-It Reviews: Nonfiction about protests, refugees, activism, the water in Flint, and more

Could COVID-19 Mark the End of the Physical Galley?

Join us for a Parent & Teen Virtual Book Club to Discuss THE BURNING with Laura Bates

Fuse 8 n’ Kate: The Day the Cow Sneezed by James Flora

An Indie Bookstore During a Pandemic w/ Joanna Parzakonis

Books on Film: Beyond the Book with S. K. Ali and Aisha Saeed

One Star Review, Guess Who? (#112)


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


Virtual librarianship and Looking Ahead to Newbery/Caldecott 2021 | Trending on the Blogs

Kathy Ishizuka

'Nestflix' and More Animal Webcams for Quarantined Kids

Melissa Techman

Help Us Tell the COVID-19 Story: Do you have a story to share?

SLJ staff

Mental Health Awareness Month: 9 Books About Teens in Therapy

Katy Hershberger

A Shock to the Conscience: Candy J. Cooper and Marc Aronson Discuss Their Nonfiction Book, 'Poisoned Water,' and the Flint Water Crisis

Vanessa Willoughby

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