Monthly Archives: September 2015

22 09, 2015

Review: Serpentine by Cindy Pon

By | 2015-09-22T02:01:33+00:00 September 22nd, 2015|Inklings|0 Comments

Lush with details from Chinese folklore, Serpentine tells the coming of age story of Skybright, a young girl who worries about her growing otherness. As she turns sixteen, Skybright notices troubling changes. By day, she is a companion and handmaid to the youngest daughter of a very wealthy family. But nighttime brings with it a darkness […] https://thebookwars.wordpress.com/2015/09/18/review-serpentine-by-cindy-pon/

18 09, 2015

2015 Katherine Paterson Prize

By | 2015-09-18T03:16:56+00:00 September 18th, 2015|Inklings|0 Comments

The 2015 Katherine Paterson Prize for Young Adult & Children’s Writing Winners have been announced. A huge congratulations to my former student, Catey Miller, for a Special Mention for her story “In the Middle of the Night." Judge: Ammi-Joan Paquette First Place: Rachel Furey, for her YA fiction, “Tilt-a-Whirl” Category Winners: Picture Book: Elaine Alexander for “Angler Fish: Black Devil of the Deep” Middle Grade: Mathangi

15 09, 2015

Support this DonorsChoose? Because NC is Too Friggin Cheap to Buy Paper Towels

By | 2015-09-15T01:32:06+00:00 September 15th, 2015|Inklings|0 Comments

A teacher in the science department of a local high school is raising funds to buy paper towels for science labs. Paper towels. Paper freaking towels. How sad is it that teachers have to ask for basic paper products because the state won't buy them? Subject: Help me build a better classroom Hi Friends, I want to make sure my students

14 09, 2015

2015 National Book Awards YA Long List

By | 2015-09-14T22:27:43+00:00 September 14th, 2015|Inklings|0 Comments

Congrats to the honorees and the committee for a fantastic list! Becky Albertalli, Simon vs. the Homo Sapiens Agenda (Balzer + Bray/HarperCollins Children's Books) M.T. Anderson, Symphony for the City of the Dead: Dmitri Shostakovich and the Siege of Leningrad (Candlewick Press) Ali Benjamin, The Thing About Jellyfish (Little, Brown Books for Young Readers) Rae Carson, Walk on Earth a

9 09, 2015

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By | 2015-09-09T19:15:50+00:00 September 9th, 2015|Markup, News, Trends|0 Comments

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9 09, 2015

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By | 2015-09-09T19:14:37+00:00 September 9th, 2015|Fashion, News, Special Offers, Trends|0 Comments

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