Tag Archives: School Library Journal

SLJ Names Best Books, ACL Performers’ Showcase Registration Open

SLJ Names Best Books of 2015: Check out School Library Journal’s choices for the best children’s and teen books from this year – http://www.slj.com/best-books-2015/#_ . ACL’s Annual Performers’ Showcase: Come see over thirty children’s performers, all in one day, all … Continue reading

Posted in ACL Events, News, Professional Development, Programming Ideas, Updates | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Woodson Wins Nat’l Book Award, 2015 Summer Reading, SLJ’s Best List

Jacqueline Woodson Wins National Book Award: Jacqueline Woodson’s memoir in verse, Brown Girl Dreaming, won in the Young People’s Literature category at the 65th National Book Awards on November 19, 2014. Ursula Le Guin received a lifetime achievement award and … Continue reading

Posted in Awards, News, Programming Ideas | Tagged , , , , , | Leave a comment

Lila Perl Obituary, Booklist and School Library Journal Best Lists

Author Lila Perl Dies at age 92 Author Lila Perl has died at age 92.  Her books include Me and Fat Glenda (Seabury, 1972), Four Perfect Pebbles: A Holocaust Story (Greenwillow, 1996), Dumb Like Me, Olivia Potts (Seabury, 1976), Don’t … Continue reading

Posted in News, Obituary | Tagged , , , | Leave a comment