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Norman Bridwell Dies, New ACL BayNews Posted

Norman Bridwell Dies at age 86: Author Norman Bridwell, creator of “Clifford, the Big Red Dog,” has died in Martha’s Vineyard. “Clifford,” published by Scholastic, was created in 1963 and quickly became a popular book with young readers, and later … Continue reading

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ACL Meeting Reminder, New BayNews Posted

ACL Meeting Friday, October 10, 2014: Just a quick reminder for our Bay Area members! Please join us for our ACL Meeting on Friday, October 10, 2014, from 9am-1pm at the Oakland Main Library. We will have our usual Book … Continue reading

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New ACL BayNews Posted

New ACL BayNews Posted: The August 2014 BayNews (the newsletter for the Association of Children’s Librarians of Northern California) is now available on our website: http://www.bayviews.org . You will find information on do-it-yourself programming, read-alikes for Lois Lowry’s The Giver … Continue reading

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Reports from ALA Conference by ACL Members, Part 3, and New BayNews Posted

AASL President’s Program, featuring Donalyn Miller: Donalyn Miller, 5th grade teacher / author of The Book Whisperer and Reading in the Wild, gave the keynote address for this program. She described the ways she has created a culture of reading … Continue reading

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New BayNews Posted, Review of the Week

New ACL BayNews Posted: The June 2014 BayNews (the newsletter for the Association of Children’s Librarians of Northern California) is now available on our website: http://www.bayviews.org/baynews.html . You will find information on new Pop-up Books, Read-alikes for Holly Black’s Doll … Continue reading

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New ACL BayNews Posted

New ACL BayNews Posted The May BayNews (the newsletter for the Association of Children’s Librarians of Northern California) is now available on our website: http://www.bayviews.org/baynews.html . You will find information on new Board Books, passive programming, and other stories. Three … Continue reading

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“Tree Lady” Wins Beatty, Sue Townsend Dies, New BayNews Posted

The Tree Lady by H. Joseph Hopkins selected for 2014 CLA Beatty Award: The Tree Lady, written by H. Joseph Hopkins and illustrated by Jill McElmurry, has been selected by the California Library Association (CLA) to receive its prestigious Beatty … Continue reading

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Authors Krasilovsky and Mado Die, New BayNews Posted

Author Phyllis Krasilovsky Dies at Age 87:  Phyllis Krasilovsky died on Feb. 26, 2014 at age 87. Her many picture books include The Man Who Didn’t Wash His Dishes (Doubleday, 1953) and The Cow Who Fell in the Canal (1957). … Continue reading

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New BayNews Posted, Review of the Week

New ACL BayNews Posted The January 2014 BayNews (the newsletter for the Association of Children’s Librarians of Northern California) is now available on our website: http://www.bayviews.org/baynews.html . You will find our column on Pop-up books, news, read-alikes, and other stories.  Three … Continue reading

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New ACL BayNews Posted

The December BayNews (the newsletter for the Association of Children’s Librarians of Northern California) is now available on our website: http://www.bayviews.org/baynews.html . You will find information on Mary Poppins, news, read-alikes, and other stories.  Three new Storytime outlines have also been … Continue reading

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