Tag Archives: Summer Reading

Riddell and Herrera Named Laureates, Summer Reading Lists, All of a Kind Family Blog Post

Chris Riddell Named U.K. Children’s Laureate: Author and illustrator Chris Riddell has been named the Children’s Laureate in the United Kingom, succeeding Quentin Blake and Anthony Browne. http://www.publishersweekly.com/pw/by-topic/childrens/childrens-authors/article/67058-chris-riddell-named-u-k-children-s-laureate.html?utm_source=Publishers+Weekly&utm_campaign=8b6ec2f050-UA-15906914-1&utm_medium=email&utm_term=0_0bb2959cbb-8b6ec2f050-304449365 Berkeley School Libraries Offer Summer Reading Suggestions: Librarian Mary Ann Scheuer lists … Continue reading

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Read-alikes for 2015 Summer Reading Program “Every Hero Has a Story”

READ-ALIKES: 2015 Summer Reading Program “Every Hero Has a Story” For Little Ones (ages two – five) Buehner, Caralyn. Dex: The Heart of a Hero. Chabon, Michael. The Astonishing Secret of Awesome Man. Cottringer, Anne. Eliot Jones, Midnight Superhero. David, … Continue reading

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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

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“Fizz, Boom, Read!” Booklist – Science Related Books

2014 Summer Reading Program “Fizz, Boom, Read!” For Little Ones (ages two – five) Braun, Eric. Let’s Rock! Science Adventures with Rudie the Origami Dinosaur. Plourde, Lynne. Science Fair Day. Metzger, Steve. Pluto Visits Earth! Cottringer, Anne. Eliot Jones, Midnight … Continue reading

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Konigsburg, Feller Bauer Die, ALSC Workshop and Summer Reading Lists

Caroline Feller Bauer Dies at age 77:  Caroline Feller Bauer died April 15, 2013, at the age of 77, in Miami, Florida, where she lived for many years.  She wrote several books used by children’s librarians and teachers, including The … Continue reading

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2013 Summer Reading Ideas from CLA

It is not to early to start planning your 2013 summer library programs!  Please find updates on the 2013 California statewide summer reading program, “Reading Is So Delicious!”    Programming ideas and more!  All of the PowerPoints and handouts from the … Continue reading

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Reading is So Delicious 2013!

A message from Natalie Cole: Please join us at CLA’s annual summer reading training session! Friday, November 2, 2012 1:00PM-4:00PM San Jose, CA The 2013 statewide summer reading theme is Reading Is So Delicious! Come along to the workshop and … Continue reading

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