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2019 Geisel Award Predictions


MakerSpace: Paintpouring, chemistry in the art room

31 Days, 31 Lists: 2018 Translated Picture Books

Review: "Hex Vet: Witches in Training"

Cardboard Castles and Three-Headed Cats

Spider-Man: Into the Spider-Verse Instagram Challenge

Happy Arguing, a guest post by Arwen Elys Dayton

19 2019 Middle Grade Books To Have On Your Radar

31 Days, 31 Lists: 2018 Bilingual Books for Kids

2019 Geisel Award Predictions

Fuse 8 n’ Kate: The Latke Who Couldn’t Stop Screaming by Lemony Snicket, ill. Lisa Brown

Take 5: Things I Learned at the Library Journal Directors’ Summit

2019 Caldecott Medal Predictions

31 Days, 31 Lists: 2018 Math Books for Kids

Review: "Crush"

Preview: "Archie and Me Jumbo Comics Digest" #13

Finally, The Heavy Medal Finalists!

On information privilege and information equity

Learning to Listen with Heart: Teaching with “The Rabbit Listened”

31 Days, 31 Lists: 2018 Picture Book Reprints

31 Days, 31 Lists: 2018 Calde-notts


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


Some Day My Printz Will Come

Karyn Silverman, Sarah Couri, & Joy Piedmont

Battle of the Books

A Chair, A Fireplace & a Tea Cozy

Elizabeth Burns

Connect the Pop

Peter Gutierrez

Adult Books 4 Teens

Angela Carstensen

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