Friday, November 21, 2014


Barbie book implies girls can't be coders; Mattel apologizes.  You can read parts of the original here.  And you can read an awesome remix here.

CO Students Protest Proposed Changes to ‘Censor’ AP History.  From SLJ.

A good night for children's books at the 2014 National Book Awards.  From PW.

Miami, Florida: With No Internet at Home, Kids Crowd Libraries for Online Homework.  From Library Journal.

Ladybird drops branding books ‘for boys’ or ‘for girls’.  From The Guardian.

Daniel Handler makes some highly inappropriate remarks at the National Book Awards.  He has since apologized.

The Trouble With Teen Programming.  From SLJ.

SLJ's review of The Hunger Games: Mockingjay - part 1.

5 YA Books to Read During Learning Disabilities Awareness Month.   YALSA The Hub.

California: 100,000 Los Angeles Elementary Students Still Without Libraries.  From Library Journal.

Comic Books Are Still Made By Men, For Men And About Men.  From FiveThirtyEightLife.

13-year-old girl wins Minecraft Hunger Games Tournament on International Games Day.  From SLJ.

Latinas For Latino Lit: 'Remarkable' Children's Books of 2014.  From NBC News.

Comics in Schools and Libraries.  From SLJ.

24 things YA fans are tired of hearing.  From BuzzFeed.

The Freedom Libraries of Mississippi.  From SLJ.

10 facts about Beverly Cleary's Ramona.  From mental_floss.

1 comment:

  1. Thanks for putting all these links in one place. I got a few in my own email, but not all of them.
    Also, I tagged you in the Gif tag. You can see my post HERE.


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