SLJ Blogs

Fuse 8 n’ Kate: Chato and the Party Animals by Gary Soto, ill. Susan Guevara

Review: ‘Beetle & The Hollowbones’

Book Review: Dating Makes Perfect by Pintip Dunn

Exclusive Excerpt: Chance: Escape from the Holocaust by Uri Shulevitz

Girls Who Build: An Interview with Katie Hughes

Newbery Suggestions Updated

Book Review: Cinderella is Dead by Kalynn Bayron

This Week’s Comics: Friendship Challenges

Pandemic School, by Teen Contributor Riley Jensen

Exclusive Cover Reveal: Narwhal & Jelly Board Books by Ben Clanton

Fuse 8 n’ Kate: Imogene’s Antlers by David Small

The Epic eBook of Web Tools and Apps: a new crowd-sourced manual for back-to-school and beyond

News: New ‘Avatar’ Spinoff in the Works

Friday Finds: August 7, 2020

One Star Review, Guess Who? (#121)

Exclusive Book Trailer Premiere: FLY ON THE WALL by Remy Lai

Book Review: Queerfully and Wonderfully Made: A Guide for LGBTQ+ Christian Teens edited by Leigh Finke

Review of the Day: All Because You Matter by Tami Charles, ill. Bryan Collier

Review: When Stars Are Scattered

Morgan’s Mumbles: 15 Journals to Keep by teen contributor Morgan Randall

Cindy Crushes Programming: Animal Crossing and the Virtual Library, by Cindy Shutts


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


Girls Who Build: An Interview with Katie Hughes

Elizabeth Bird

Laugh Out Loud With These 16 Funny YA Books

Kelly Jensen

What Makes These Librarians TikTok?

Kelly Jensen

Pandemic School, by Teen Contributor Riley Jensen

Karen Jensen, TLT

Virtual Events Calendar | SLJ’s Roundup of Weekly Book-ish Things

Kimberly Olson Fakih