children’s and youth services

Top Ten Ways to Match Books to Readers by Dana Johansen and Maureen Mooney Corbo | Nerdy Book Club

From: https://nerdybookclub.wordpress.com/ Helping students choose the perfect book for their needs is a thing school librarians do on a daily basis. Some of the suggestions found in this latest post from Nerdy Book Club will be familiar, but some of them have a new twist and might just ring a [...]

Newbery and Caldecott Winners Announced At The ALA Midwinter Meeting

Matt de la Pena has won the John Newbery Medal for the most outstanding contribution to children’s literature for his picture book, Last Stop on Market Street, a story about a boy's  bus ride with his grandmother and his thoughts on why his family does not own a car. De la [...]